Thursday, October 14, 2010

Late night ideas... very late... :o)

Do you have nights like this too.. 
waking up and having at least for that moment..the GREATEST IDEA??? 

Have had some awake nights this week.. 
coughing and having ideas...:o)
Well.. this idea ... 
started out with me
test sewing with my new machine...
seam after seam ....lots of them.. 
But couldnt waste it once sewed...
looked kind of pretty...

Then I remembered this...

And looked at this when I got up in the morning...
and decided to make a new one..
where no webbing is.. no black spots.. that rubs off on white...

And this is my new ironingplace... :o)

Made from the test piece.. where lots and lots of seams are sewn with my new machine...
still have lots to test...
but for now I am pleased...

But Stina a white one...
a white one.. yepp.. 
one thing is good.. 
no patterns to disturb my eye when working on the ironingboard.. 
you see I do that all the time..
And  oh yes it will be burnt in no time..
but I dont care.. I have a pretty white ironingboard.. for now.... :o)
Hmm.. maybe I have to make a little cover for it..lol...

Otherwise days are tough like syrup..
Fever is coming and going ...
BLAHHHH...

9 comments:

  1. It looks great. And great ideas always comes by night. If you ever wonder how your decorating seams looks like you can go to the ironing board and just look :)

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  2. Oh Stina, it's gorgeous!!
    Use it and enjoy it!!
    I'm sorry you're unwell...get better really soon xx

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  3. Vilken supersmart idé du fick!
    Jag som inte testat alla mina sömmar.

    ( Är det snigelpost vi har i detta landet?:-)))

    Vi hörs.

    kram Gudrun

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  4. What a lovely idea. I would be afraid of ruining it and would have to put a cover over it and just use the pretty side for when it is not in use and for decoration. I have woken up several times with the image of that lovely quilt you showed from the exhibition you went to - the one with the little green pieces on a white background. I am going to have to do something about it. Hope you will soon be on the mend.
    Love Shirley.x

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  5. What a fresh, clean place to work. You are sure to enjoy it much!

    Also the snow looks so clean and fresh. I know you are not ready for it . . . but the first one of the year seems the most magical *s*

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  6. ha! you shouldn't have stopped with your ironing board *lol*...mine is still in a horrible condition.
    i love your cover...will the pattern iron through your pieces?
    hugs, julia

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  7. Your ironing board cover is beautiful... all dressed up in winter white!!!

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  8. Hope you are feeling better soon!

    Love the new cover...very pretty!

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  9. Oh Stina, feel better soon!! As for the late night ideas? I have them all the time! My biggest dilemma is whether to risk turning on my light and writing them down and thus risk not sleeping another wink or hoping I won't forget and just going back to sleep lol! Unfortunately when I don't write them down I do often forget :( I think a white cover is a great idea...very fresh and clean and like you said, not distracting :)

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