Friday, May 7, 2010

hello friends
yes i am still capable of posting
but have been busy
traveled with hubby and DS#3
to washington dc area for 4 days
of sightseeing

DS3 was hoping for a basketball
game with the president
did not happen
this is as close as he got in the airport

to the maryland wool
and sheep festival
while there
hot- crowded,
but fun
bought a few fun skeins

THURSday was BBD SAL post day....late again
but complete ..............
DS#2 had his 21st bday
so we celebrated with family and sweethearts
his girlfriend made a delicious snickers

and today i finished the bbd bird into a needlebook for a friend

have a nice weekend
off to visit the other ladies sites in the BBD SAL group


  1. Oh wow! I love the needlebook so much! Gorgeous colors and fabrics and everything! Love that yarn you got at the sheep and wool festival too! Glad you had fun in DC. Happy belated birthday to your DS2. :D

  2. Your needlebook is just wonderful! D.C. is the best - I love to go for the weekend and as many times as I have been, there is always something new to see or do. So glad you all had a good time

  3. Great job on your needlebook. Love the fabric you used for the inside. Very creative as always.

  4. *bigsmile* What a nice pic of your son with the President!
    Your wool and skeins make me speechless. The colors are adorable!
    You did a perfect job on that phantastic BBD needlebook! It looks very pretty!!!
    Have a wonderful weekend,

  5. The needlebook is lovely! Looks as though you had a wonderful time away. COngrats to your son on his 21st birthday. My DS#2 reaches that milestone next month.

  6. Corinna, your stitchery is lovely! What a great gift. (hope I didn't spoil the surprise by seeing it first..wink..wink...) just kidding. Looks like you had a great time with family. That dessert sounded delicious!!!

  7. Well done!!!
    I love your needlebook, its so lovely!
    Congrats Corinna!
    Have a nice W-E
    Elena :-))

  8. wuaw... beautiful finish ;)
    your needlebook its so fine!!!
    buon we
    ciao Maria

  9. Beautiful blog, beautiful pictures and beautiful stitch!!!!
    Regards from Spain!

  10. LOVE the needlebook. The colors you chose to stitch it in is FABULOUS! What cute pictures of your son with the Prez :)

  11. Sounds like you had a wonderful time! I love going to DC. There is always so much interesting stuff to see.

  12. Congrats on your BBD finish - it's beautifully stitched and finished!

  13. It sounds like a fun time, Corinna! I love DC. Great job on the BBD finish into a needlebook!

  14. Oh!!!the needlebook is wonderful!!
    Have a great week dear friend

  15. Wow! Your BBD needlebook is such a beauty. You used a very nice fabric for the inside.
    You obviously had a lot of fun on your trip to Washington. Great to see all these pictures.

  16. the bird is wonderfull!

  17. Dear Corinne i love cheesecake and your lovely

    Kisses Bruna

  18. THe needlebook is terrific! Glad you enjoyed D.C. It's one of my favorite cities although I don't get there often enough. So much history! Happy 21st birthday to your son.

  19. Looks like a great weekend in DC and a wonderful birthday party as well! Your needle book is lovely!

  20. Gorgeous needlebook Corinna! Glad you had such a wonderful trip. Can;t wait to see what you and hubby knit up with that lovely wool.
    Belated birthday wishes to your son.
    Starting to get things back to normal here, will email you soon. Hugs!

  21. You have been busy!!!! Congratulations on your finish!