Friday, December 2, 2011

Some Christmas sewing

I am making this for my brother Gil.
He LOVES Christmas and begins decorating BEFORE Thanksgiving.
This is going to be a pillow.
It is rectangular. 

It is from a pattern by Bareroots.
I just love Bareroots patterns, don't you?
Hopefully I will have time to snap a picture when it is done and before I give it to him. He always hosts our family get together on Christmas eve. He is a fabulous cook, and we get fed something wonderful every year.
I tell ya, I am the most spoiled little sister in the WORLD! 
My brother Gil always cooks on Christmas eve, and my brother Edward (thats Fr. Edward to you, cuz he's a priest) always cooks on Thanksgiving and Christmas day.
Can you BELIEVE that? 
I NEVER have to do the cookin'!



Heirlooms by Ashton House said...

I'm a Bareroots fan, too, Annie. And your pillow-in-the-making is wonderful. Your brother is going to love it.

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staci said...

That is going to be such a darling pillow...I'm sure your brother is going to love it!

Sounds like your brothers are good cooks!!!

suz said...

Bareroots has the sweetest patterns. I'm sure your brother will love it. I think it's great that both brothers cook. My son cooks very well ... out of self-defense. I'd love to have someone cook for me all the time!

Siobhan said...

Awww, I don't know what I'm more jealous over--that you get to be with your brothers or that you don't have to do the cooking. I guess both, since if I was close enough to my brother Tim, he'd be cooking. Give your brothers an extra hug at Christmas for a sister who wishes she could hug her three brothers. ;)

Your Bareroots piece is GORGEOUS--your brother will love it!

Jeannette said...

What a beautiful pillow and one lucky brother.

Alex21 said...

Great work! i like it! For more ideas I found coolection of Christmas pictures here. Enjoy!

Ninotschka said...

it´s so sweet

Susan said...

I have loved Bareroots for years! I first saw her when she was vending at a show in Arizona, and we had such a lovely chat. This is a wonderful design and I'm hoping you post the finish.