House guest

November 19, 2008 at 10:11 pm 3 comments

Twenty-five days until Atomic Holiday Bazaar.

And 128 days until our wedding.

But only eight days until Alex’s mother — my future mother-in-law! — flies down from Pennsylvania to spend Thanksgiving with us.

We’re having a big dinner at my sister’s house, and my parents are meeting Alex’s mom for the first time. Very exciting!

In the meantime, I’ve been sewing as often as I can, and I feel like I’m making decent progress.

Here’s a sampling of what I’ve been working on.

Luckily, my future mother-in-law appreciates sewing and crafts, and she knows I have a show coming up, so I don’t have to be embarrassed that we’re having a guest stay with us while my purses and aprons are hanging all over the house.

Good thing, because she’s going to be surrounded by them while she sleeps!

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Entry filed under: Craft shows, Family/friends, Handmade goodies, Sewing, Things and stuff, wedding stuff.

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3 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Mom  |  November 20, 2008 at 12:08 am

    Karyn – you’ve been working so hard, and your items look terrific. I know you’re going to have a great show. And I can’t wait to meet Alex’s mom!

    Reply
  • 2. maria  |  November 20, 2008 at 10:48 am

    Hi, I love the chicken fabric and your jumper!

    Reply
  • 3. Hannah  |  November 20, 2008 at 1:15 pm

    128 days! Yaaay. How did the cake tasting go? Your bags are adorable as usual. You have been very very busy! They look fabulous. I hope you have a wonderful visit. I want to hear all about it.
    Have a wonderful day!

    Reply

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