Sunday, 9 December 2012

Hello from Wensleydale.


 Hello from Wensleydale.
 Looks lovely doesn't it? Hmm, this was before it snowed, lol.
 I'm not going to show you pictures of the snow, it's not pleasant. No, it's cold and icy and smelly in my opinion. Smelly pants that's what I think to the snow.
Sneaky dog and I know what to do when it snows.
Cosy up and reach for the knitting basket. A couple of fat roses waiting to adorn one of my chunky tea cosies. Talking of chunky tea cosies... 
Thank you all for your best wishes for my Christmas craft fair, it went really well. In fact I had to dash and take this piccy for you as I'd already sold 3 of my larger items and I wanted you to see it before anything else went.
The atmosphere was fab and the staff at the Dales Countryside Museum were very helpful and most importantly kept us supplied with tea all day. I met some lovely people and even came away with a commission or two. Best of all I got to spend the day chatting with my lovely friend Anne who had the stall next to me. Sorry for the lack of photos, too much going on.
Unfortunately these two little bunnies didn't sell on the day. I had to bring them home with me, poo! I thought they might have found somewhere warm and snuggly to live, but no...how sad. So I've popped them into my Etsy shop in case anyone has room to fill in a loved ones stocking!
Time to go. Lots to do. A new felt painting underway. The contents of the loft to empty and sort. The contents of the loft to repack before number 1 comes home from uni with the contents of his digs. As well as fitting in an overnight visit to my parents. It's going to be a busy week.
Till next time, whenever that is.
love Fi x

14 comments:

Primroses Attic said...

Love your bunnies, sure they will sell.Your table looked great.

Naturally Carol said...

Snow does make beautiful photos though. Being so hot over here I love a good snow shot..it cools my thoughts..hehe! Love your bunnies..very cool.

Annie said...

Your craft table looks fab. Good luck with all you have to do this week.
Hugs,
A x

Liz said...

So glad it went well for you - your stall looks lovely.
Liz @ Shortbread & Ginger

The Weaver of Grass said...

We were up in Hawes the other afternoon and I agree with you, there is only one word to describe the weather - disgusting.

Nadine said...

Snow is only nice to look at but I've not thought of it being smelly! Lol

Twiglet said...

Your craft stall looked lovely - that hare pic set it all off beautifully!!

Carol said...

Your craft stall looked lovely, I'm sure your bunnies will soon be hopping off to new homes.
Looking forward to seeing your new felt picture.
Carol xx

Teacups and Tiskets said...

Thankyou for taking us on trip to Wensleydale. Looking forward to seeing the new felt work progress.

Im sure, as always, it will be fabulously gorgeous.

cheers
Fi

Chrissie's Crafty Corner said...

Lovely table display! The bunnies will soon sell I'm sure. Christmas has crept upon us again and we are all busy busy busy!! xxx

Chrissie's Crafty Corner said...

Lovely table display! The bunnies will soon sell I'm sure. Christmas has crept upon us again and we are all busy busy busy!! xxx

Alchamillamolly said...

Hi Fiona thanks for your card - I can't find your address on BT.com it doesn't recognise your name or you are ex-directory! I had your card with me when I came to Hawes last week! and now don't know where to send it. Did you get my email? Is the hare felt another one on your display table to the one you did for a commission it looks smaller?

Cathy at PotterJotter said...

Hi Fi - hope you got it all done and that you have a lovely relaxing Christmas. xCathy

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