Wednesday 4 March 2009

** Sisterhood Award ** Pass it On

Thank you so very much Marjie and Lindsay for this Sisterhood Award. There are so many great blogs out there and I can spend way too much time browsing, but I do love reading blogs :) and seeing what everyone is making.
As I said for the Kreativ Blog Award, I would just like to pick everyone from my side bar, because they are all wonderful blogs!
The rules of this award are:
1. Put the logo on your blog or post .
2. Nominate at least 10 blogs which show great Attitude and/or Gratitude!
3. Be sure to link to your nominees within your post.
4. Let them know that they have received this award by commenting on their blog.
5. Share the love and link to the person from whom you received your award.
1. Ana Carina - Os Meus Projectos de Moda
2. Ana's Closet
3. Ann- Gorgeous Fabrics Blog
4. Anne - Le Mani D'oro
5. Birgitte - Bubblegum 4 Breakfast
6. Summerset - Pins and Needles
7. Deepika - Curtains to Coats
8. Diana - Sew Passionista
9. Faye's Sewing Adventures
10. Tany - Couture et Tricot

Sunday 1 March 2009

Vogue 8259 - Trims & Buttons -Blues

** Thank you so much Birgitte, Anne, Lindsay and Paco for your help and offers. I truly appreciate your thoughtfulness :)
After yesterday's post, I've been playing around - allot - with the white trim and also making trim from the bouclé fabric, however I didn't come up with anything I liked.
I had these buttons and trim for another project, and when I tried them with this blue/white bouclé fabric, well I kind-a like it :)
The trim is a variegated color that actually blends very nicely. When the light reflects on the buttons, the blue of the bouclé fabric comes out in the buttons!
The buttons look goldish in the picture (on my screen), however they are actually an antiqued looking silver.
Fabric,trim and buttons all seem to just fit together! I'm happy. Now I can carry on :)