A Little Something For Myself

It’s been kinda crazy around here the last few weeks.  And this week is no exception.  We’ve got a niece getting married and hubby and I are making the cake…baking starts tomorrow!

That being said, I haven’t gotten as much sewing done as I would have liked recently.  I did  manage to do a special order for a customer in Italy (just mailed that out today).  And yesterday I worked on a little project for myself.

When I do craft fairs, I usually wear a little half apron to carry my money and sales book in.  It’s much like a carpenter’s nail belt, with two simple pockets and tied at the waist.  I’ve been wanting to make myself a nicer, more ‘girly’ apron for a while now.  I started to once or twice, but just couldn’t come up with the right design…until yesterday.  With an old denim skirt from my supply pile and the help of a basic shape from a pre-printed panel, I came up with something that I absolutely love!  Can’t wait to try it out at a fair…next one is two weeks away!

P.S.  These lovely photos were taken by my amazing photographer daughter.  Thanks, Sara!

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One thought on “A Little Something For Myself

  1. Momma, you chose the bad pictures to post. The apron looks much lovelier in other ones =)

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