Sunday, July 15, 2012

Tour de Fibre - Day 15 - a busy day

P1060696You may know that I Love dragonflies - in real life and in all kind of things :-)
The sashiko kit I bought in New York in April, at The City Quilter, and the cookie cutter I bought at The Blue Gate Bakery in Shipshewana, Indiana.

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We have celebrated DD2's 21st birthday today, and she made this wonderful French chocolate cake herself. She is a lovely young lady - I am very proud of her in every way!

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We also had cinnamon rolls, and buns with and without raisins,

P1060704as well as multi flavoured jelly, served with vanilla custard and fresh berries.
It was a great birthday party with a full house of family, from age 8 months to 80 years.

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Between baking and making house ready for guests, I have managed to get some threads in, on both the red cross stitches and some scrap thread crocheting
Luckily, tomorrow is another day in the quilt corner :-)

snoopy hug

saying

Hanne

4 comments:

Ann-Mari said...

Hei, selvfølgelig er hun en vakker ung kvinne. Bare se hvem som er hennes mor.

Ulla said...

Happy birthday to your daughter; you had delicious cake and buns and berries!
Your hoop looks great and handy for small stitcheries.

May Britt said...

Happy birhday to Marit. Your cakes looks delicious.

Just a few threads sewing a day, is also a progress.

Houseelf said...

Lovely work Hanne. I have a lot of sewing to catch up on as well as blog reading. Like you I am a fan of dragonflies. Have you seen Laurel Burch's dragonfly fabric? I cut some out and made a decoupage picture combining paint and fabrics a while ago. I also have a jug I ought to share.