Thursday, February 10, 2011

Sip and Stitch With my Mending Basket...

Every Thursday at Happiness Comes

Oh the bitter irony of it all. I did all my mending a couple of weeks ago. My basket was empty. I wrote about it. I felt great about it. Then, my kids found out my basket was empty. Out came things they hadn't been wearing because they needed mending! Oh my! I started noticing things that needed a stitch or two here or there. Oh my! My mending basket overfloweth! So, for my first Sewing Bee, I'll be stitching and mending my way through my basket. Since I don't have a dedicated block of time today, I'll just pick it up when I sit and listen to the children read. I think I'll enjoy a cup of my favorite Folgers French Vanilla Cappuccino while I stitch.

Keep Calm and Mend On!
May I suggest?
Busy Busy Sewing and Knitting


  1. I think I'd teach the girls how to mend! :) lol

  2. Hi Laura, you won the Sew and Stow book at my blog giveaway! From the looks of your blog here, I think picked the right person!

    I'll need you to go to my profile and email me your mailing address so I can get this out to you.


  3. What a pretty blog space you have! Hurray for you mending your way throughout the day! I'm much more likely to repurpose clothing than to mend it...


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