Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Finally, another blog update. I have made some progress with finishing bears and have one photo as a preview. Still so much to do and time is running out.
This is my little Thread Keeper, a tiny 2.5" bear, I am so happy with how she has turned out.
A couple of weeks ago I was the lucky winner of a blog giveaway on http://marykathryn.wordpress.com and today my parcel arrived. A lovely cross stitch pattern, silk thread and a little pincushion. It was a lovely surprise and really made my day special.
Yesterday Leila got stuck up a tree, Wendy and I went to the post office and when we got back home my Dad greeted me at the door with a panicked expression. She had got high up in the tree and couldn't get down (she has never climbed a tree before). I had to get the ladder out and shove her with a broom until she crawled/ fell low enough for me to grab her and then she fell out the lower part of the tree anyway. Poor little kitty has shredded her claws and one of them has been pulled out totally, she is okay otherwise but I just hope her claw grows back.

5 comments:

aphelion said...

such a beautiful little helper... the bear is just sweeeet!

Jane said...

Beautiful sweet bear!! I wish I was there to see them all :) Good luck with everything :)

Megan Chamberlain said...

Thank you for the lovely comments about my little bear. Jane maybe one day you will travel to the UK on holiday.

Michelle May said...

Oh my gosh! Your bear thread keeper is just adorable! How sweet!!!!
Congratulations on your win too.
I do hope your kitty girl's claws will be ok. Poor little baby. :(
xx, shell and sugie bunny

Anne - Fiona and Twig said...

Awww, poor Leila!

Congrats on your win, it's always exciting to win a giveaway, isn't it?

Your thread keeper is absolutely darling!

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