Well, apart from
my normal day to day jobs.. brekky, dressed, beds, kisses, school drop, tidy, washing, playing, cuddling, watching, dishes, snacks, tea parties, Dora,....you get the picture??
I spent time
....Photocopying, collating, stapling, gluing, folding, and packaging up...Patterns....lots and lots
Sew It Together
is an annual event that will be held in Sydney in 2011, on the weekend of March 25-27, 2011.
It brings together sewing and craft bloggers from around Australia (and last year, from NZ and Britain!) in a social setting, designed to bring together online friends to meet face to face.
The main event is the Saturday Crafting Session and a few other events are also planned for the weekend.
Each lucky person who attends will receive a goody bag filled... and i mean FILLED with amazing gifts and packages from sponsors all over.. you check out the whole list of sponsors HERE
What you’ll find in your goody bag (your Innergreen
Corn Bag, made from 100% corn!):
There will also be tons of prizes on the day, check them out HERE...
The weekend begins on Friday
with a shopping trip..
First stop will be The Remnant Warehouse
at Alexandria. This is a fabulous shop, and you can read more about it here
From there we’ll be heading to the exciting, new (and oh so pretty!) Calico and Ivy shop in Balmain
. It’s only just opened, and from all reports, it’s a cracker of a shop and we’re all quite excited in Sydney about having it in our midst.
After that, we’ll be off to the Prints Charming studio
in Annandale. You’ll have a quick visit here in the shop (opening especially for us!), to make some purchases, before the Friday Fabric Shopping Trip concludes at 4:30pm. Followed by, Friday night
Crafting Session... full of workshops from Kathy - Material Obsession, Sample Swaps
, Saturday night Dinner
- A morning spent at Material Obsession..The shop will be open especially for us, for a little Fabric shopping, a browse through Kathy's inspirational quilts and she will also be doing a few demonstrations.
Sound Fun???....You can read all about it HERE
So, for me?? As you can see, i have spent a few hours... Packaging up 100
Patterns to go into the goody bags... I have even had a little help along the way..