Christmas is just around the corner

Well Christmas is nearly here and today I am going to be working with red and green felt, the two colours that sum up Christmas for a lot of people…

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I have been busy finishing off Christmas stockings in shades of candy canes and hand embroidering snowflakes on to them inspired by Rachel Ashwell’s Shabby chic look…

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making more nordic style bunting for the festive season as this is a look I adore and I always have some of the bunting hanging in my window over the festive season…

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you can find these and more over in my Etsy shop,if you so wish,here.

I am hoping that if I can get my creative vibe in gear that by the end of the week I will have caught up with all my Christmas makes and be able to start work on something for myself,mainly my dress I want to make in time for Christmas parties.I have had the fabric and pattern sitting in my sewing nook for weeks now and all I want to do is get started but something always seems to get in the way.

Are any of you starting to feel festive yet or is it just to early ? I was looking on Instagram last night and some one has put a Christmas tree up already in their home,I am the complete other way around,I let the children have a tree in their room from December 1st and then we put up our main tree a day or so before Christmas eve.

Anyway loads to do so thanks for taking the time to have a little read and also thanks for all your comments on my last post I enjoyed reading them.

Tabitha šŸ™‚





14 Comments Add yours

  1. Gorgeous, I love the bunting and the stockings are really cute! I have started to feel festive and broken our ‘no Christmas music until 1st December’ rule, it helps me get into the mood with all my Christmas makes šŸ™‚ x

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    1. I will have to hunt out the Christmas CDs to šŸ™‚

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  2. nanacathy2 says:

    Red and green are Christmas to me, but I seem to have gone white this year. Love your stockings!

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    1. Thank you. There is a lot of white around this year and I love it šŸ™‚


  3. R Cawkwell says:

    Love your bunting and the shabby-chic stockings.

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  4. Lovely bunting and stocking. Not feeling festive hear yet, but it won’t be long šŸ™‚

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    1. It is hard to feel festive when it is still sometime to go šŸ™‚


  5. Shanda says:

    I am starting to feel festive…in fact I wrapped some gifts today while watching “Call the Midwife”…. and yesterday I purchased a bunch of small ornaments and decorated a small decorative tree that we have. Love your sewing projects!

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    1. You sound super organised and it makes me realise I still have so much to do šŸ™‚


  6. The bunting is adorable! I have that same cream/grey fabric in reverse, it’s so pretty! Think it’s going to be some festive cushion covers! Definitely getting in the Christmas mood, I love it! šŸ™‚

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    1. Festive cushion covers sound good to me.I am starting to get in the Christmas mood now as well šŸ™‚

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