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Reunited....

After about three weeks of traveling and unpacking and getting back to normal life, I finally got back to my sewing machine. I think my family was relieved. I had been getting a rather maniacal gleam in my eye.

I started with the projects I would have like to have done before my trip but didn't.

On Friday, I made a purse just for me.





Same pattern as the one I made for my husband's grandmother. In my favorite color scheme of the moment.





My lining choice was limited to what I had on hand since there was a blizzard warning and there was no way I was venturing outside. I was a little unsure, but it has turned out to be my favorite thing ever.




Sam has given it his seal of approval by stealing it multiple times while I was trying to take pictures.

Saturday, I pulled out some extra special flannel I bought with my sweet little Anna in mind.




Yep, she loves bacon.

I used it to make her some simple pajama bottoms.




And, I had just enough fabric left over to make a matching pillowcase. My little bacon lover is ready for sweet dreams of bacony goodness.

Next up, well, I don't really know yet. I'm still reveling in the fact that Christmas is over. No one is pregnant. No one is engaged. I can make whatever the heck I want. Tomorrow I'm going to take an inventory of what projects I have in progress and then go from there.

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