Monday, January 31, 2011

HOW CUTE ARE THESE THEN?





ABOVE:   the change mat is a generous size... I wanted it to be big enough for a baby for a long time...


ABOVE:  all my hard work yesterday resulted in these... a Funky Nappy Bag with matching Change Mat.  AND the mat has a plastic/rubber type of inner so it's waterproof!  It took me ages to make the mat... cos I quilted it all too.  And I only had a small amount of the fabrics, so I think I did well to get it done using what I had.

Stew's back at work today ...whoops, no he's not!  It's Auckland Anniversary Day! ... and I am on the 'count down' until the kids go back to school... 3 MORE SLEEPS!  I suppose I should check out their uniforms and make sure they still fit... bla bla bla.

ONWARD...

*waves*.. HI!  we didn't stay home as expected... we went to Hamilton for the day.... firstly to pick up a T-shirt for Blondie in Taupo and secondly to visit the girls.

We had a lovely day... lunch at Chartwell Square with Kelly and Rena then over to see Amanda and Andrew... I must show you Amanda's belly!



ABOVE:  she has only 3 weeks to go and she's HUGE!  But the baby is only expected to be around 7-8 pounds.  Phew.... still a big belly.  She is at the "I'm totally over it" stage... poor girl.

I took a photo of Kelly and Rena too... Rena had a new haircut.  It took my breath away... and Stew's .... will show you tomorrow! 

It was a tiresome trip home... we literally crawled for over half the time... holiday traffic was diabolical.

Off to bath Coco now, she was sick last night and stinks something awful.  *sigh*

End of Day: another week about to start... a GREAT week... three more sleeps...
DIET: so-so today.
nite nite.

16 comments:

  1. love the bag and changing pad :) you are so talented!

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  2. They are GEORGEOUS chris well done my favourite colours

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  3. That set is divine and the lady who ordered it will be thrilled (I bet more orders come, we have school in 2 more sleeps but we have to be there at 7am to set up for the Year 9 powhiri welcome and practise so that's a kicker!!!!!

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  4. Cute! My daughter is all into jelly fish now for some reason.

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  5. Hey that baby set looks fantastic! She'll love it!

    My kid's back at school today. First day of high school and she's ready already - an hour early! Pressing me to go already! Sheesh! Usually I have to fight to get her out of bed!

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  6. Very nice choice of colour and fabric! I've never seen this fabric at Spotlight!

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  7. How much do you charge for that? TOOOO CUTE!!!!!
    and how much is shipping to the US?

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  8. What darling material!! What a great gift!!You sure are talented with the sewing machine Chris!!...debbie

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  9. oooh those bags are brilliant. i speak from my personal experience that it carries ALL that i ever needed to carry - we take it on overnight trips now, lol not just the beach!

    that's one big belly... eek!

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  10. The bag is super-cute! I might just have to order one ;)

    PS: Whoooaaaa! What a tummy! Can't wait to "meet" your newest grandchild in Feb.!

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  11. Nice bags n' bellies!

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  12. Great bags. Looks like you took advantage of the holiday. Good like to DD with the coming baby. Woohoo for back to school.

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  13. love the bag and mat

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  14. Just got caught up with you and your happenings. That bag and changing mat are very nice. I am sure they will be used for a long, long time!

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  15. Your bag is spectacular!

    Poor Amanda, I remember feeling exactly how she looks. Exhausted!!

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  16. What a cute set Chris! You are so creative.

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