Sunday, April 29, 2012

Travelling stitches


My travel work for the last 3 weeks has been stitchery.
It travels well, and I can visit and stitch at the same time :-)

I wish I could stitch while being in the passenger seat of the car, since we travelled a lot,
but no such luck.
I was planning to stitch while crossing the Atlantic too, but Air Canada does not have a overhead reading light anymore and the light in the plane was turned off for sleeping.

As you see I am working on Life Is Beautiful, by Helen Stubbings of Hugs 'n Kisses, and I enjoy the process and the sayings.
8 of 32 done :-)


Two snowflakes from Scandinavian Christmas are also done.
Since March was so busy on other arenas, and I have been away for most of April, I do have some serious catch up work to do.

P1060378Pink is my new neutral this spring :-)
We got a coupon at the Dear Jane retreat for The Cinnamon Stick shop in Middlebury, IN.
2 years ago I bought the same Vera Bradley purse in brown and turquoise.
The Hipster model is good, so the same model, a new fabric :-)
The luggage tag was a gift from the shop.

kopi_av_bord_hjerter_1180947159_thumb[1]When preparing to travel,
lay out all your clothes and all your money.
Then take half the clothes and twice the money.

Susan Heller

Just what I did, in case  you wondered :-))




LeKaQuilt said...

Godt å ha deg hjemme igjen :o))

Så fine stichery'er du har sydd på turen.
Jeg er må ned og se på de flotte stoffene du har fått med deg hjem - spesielt godt liker jeg den flotte lyse bunken bakerst i bilde...sikle

Ondrea said...

Beautiful stitcheries there.A pleasure to look at.

barb's creations said...

You've been very busy while on holidays,I'm like you and get car sick if I try to stitch in the car :) Barb.

SNOR said...

Så fine sticheriene dine ble, gleder meg til å se teppet ferdig

Flittige hender said...

Her var det mange flotte sticheryèr.
Så mange flotte stoffer du viste frem i forrige innlegg - spennende.
Ha en fin uke !

Lappedamen said...

Kjempepraktisk med søte, små stithery. Lekre vesker i herlig stoff du har kjøpt. Takk for pakketipset!

Donna said...

I love your projects and the nice sayings in the first group.

Grethe said...

Søte små stitcherier;lurt å ta med seg på reisen.Gleder meg til å følge deg med LiB:-) Jeg er også litt med på rosa om dagen,gøy å handle. Good Luck med SC!

Barbara said...

Beautiful fabrics you brought home from your trip. And your stitched pieces are very nice too. Is it still possible to sew in the aeroplane? I thought needles won't come through the big check at the airport (only in the suitcase).
Have a good time back home!