This is what my sewing area looked like last weekend - I swear, Hurricane Earl made a west coast detour!
I had reached the point - yeah, I know, it took a while - where I could no longer find what I needed, and the mess was too much, even for me.
So last weekend I buckled down and before you knew there was a floor
and even room to sew!
A quick trip to IKEA and I had a new bookshelf to help organize some of my
Once I was semi organized again - as you can see, my neat isn't really that neat - I was able to do some more sewing, and as I wanted something quick, another mug rug was in my future. Fun, fast and functional!
This weekend I'm going to an all day sewing retreat hosted by Krista over at Poppyprint. I am so looking forward to this - spending a day quilting - not worrying about food or anything AND getting to meet some other quilting buddies - my idea of heaven! Now I just have to sort out what to take - I'm sure there will be more than a couple of mug rugs in the mix, maybe a postcard or two, but I also have hopes of getting some quilting done on this
This picture was taken last January, and there this top has sat. Christmas is approaching far too fast, and I want this one done!
Wish me luck!