Wednesday, 6 April 2011

clothkits to the rescue

If it were not for the sewweekly challenge I don't think I would have had the heart to get back in the saddle so quickly, but another week a new challenge: UFOs (unfinished objects!). I have two, the horrid skirt from last week and another skirt that is just wrong and I don't know how to fix.... hooray for my DNS (did not start) clothkits skirt.

Here's the kit

and here's the skirt

which I am looking forward to wearing on my Welsh hols next week (although the thought of missing next week's challenge is bringing me out in hives, I think I need a 10 step program to get me past my TSW OCD).

This week's challenge is nearly done, here's a clue as to the outcome:

and the pink sheet I used as a sash last month is making a reappearance, I am showing how down with the kids I am colourblocking, which I understand is very now. Get me!

In other news, I got an envelope from America this week, a gift from a very kind and thoughtful lady. Look what she sent:

Perfect for the Royal Wedding! I was thrilled, thank you Judy x


  1. Hi Charlotte, I love reading your blog, so I would like to pass on the Stylish Blogger Award that Kat passed on to me. If you wish to accept, you can get the image from my blog (, list 7 things about yourself, and pass the award onto 7 blogs you enjoy reading.

    Have fun, and thanks for sharing with us. xx

  2. Hi Charolette,
    Hope your having a great vaccation and enjoying your week off.
    Miss your comments on SW.. You always encourage everyone..