Saturday, 5 January 2013

Getting ready...

As I am going into hospital(fingers crossed they don't cancel) on Wednesday and I don't know how incapacitated I am going to be I decided a trip to Hobbycraft was needed.I havn't done any cross stitch for a while only knitting and crocheting so off we went.I spotted the above in the sale.An Elsa Williams kit reduced from £31 down to £10 and it was of a peacock.My daughter's married name is Peacock so I thought it would make a nice present for her and the style,slightly impressionistic appealed to me.
I have also had a load of Stylecraft Special DK in various shades of pinks and mauves delivered(Afan Crafts £1.30 a ball and a huge range of colours).This is for making snuggle blankets for my two younger granddaughters.
My other little project is a Pompom maker.That looks fun.
So, do you think I am going to have enough to keep me busy?

13 comments:

  1. You should have!!

    Hope all goes well, and that you will be up and about in no time.

    Helenxx

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  2. Looking good. I must admit that I always under-estimate how boring hospital is going to be ... you cannot have too much to entertain you. Good luck and hope all goes well.

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  3. You should certainly be busy. I hope everything goes well for you in hospital (and that it is not cancelled).

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  4. you seem to have lots of lovely things to keep you occupied whilst in there. good luck and hope all goes well i love reading your bloggxxxpippa

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  5. Good luck with your hospital visit, hope you are well. Have a great time with your new project.
    Hugs,
    Meredith

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  6. Sounds like you are well prepared. Hope it all goes well for you.

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  7. I hope your operation goes well and you have a nice restful time Barbara. The book's a great idea!xx

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  8. The peacock appeals to me as well, its lovely.
    do hope its nothing too serious and you get well quickly.
    Hugs
    Briony
    x

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  9. It looks like a lovely way to while away the hours once you feel up to a little light activity :D

    Hope the op goes according to plan and you make a speedy recovery x

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  10. Just popped by to let you know that I am thinking of you and hope that your surgery goes well. Your cross-stitch and pom pom maker sound like great ideas to keep you occupied. I hope that you get well soon xxx

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  11. i hope everything goes really well with your operation.love linda

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  12. The peacock looks lovely, what a great idea for a gift for them!:) I hope it all goes well for you on Wednesday.xx

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