I’m feeling pretty proud of myself right now.
I achieved all of the goals I set out at the start of this month, and feel as though I have well-and-truly regained my creative mojo.
I’ve sewed birds and owls and monsters. I’ve patched jeans and sewn a button caterpillar onto a t-shirt, and I’ve got enough snowmen Christmas cards to last about a trillion years. I’m almost finished two cushion covers…I’ve just been putting off the decision whether I attempt button holes, or go for the easier option of poppers.
And, I taught myself to crochet! I don’t have much to show for it yet, as someone small – say, about 20-months-old – keeps finding it and unravelling a good portion of it! But I’m enjoying it, and I’m sure the extra practise is a good thing.
I’ve tried using toothpaste to remove scuff marks on our lino:
…before chopping off all my hair, as promised: