Yesterday was such a fun day for us.  We decided to take the girls to the movies as part of their Christmas gift.  As we very seldom go to the movies, this was a big treat.  We found (thanks to our friends, the Horns) a movie theater that is affordable and family friendly.  We watched The Chronicles of Narnia-Voyage of the Dawn Treader.  It was a very good movie and we all had a great time.  Grace has read the book and Julie is in process now of reading it. 

Also, as my aprons are now being sold in a local store, I thought it would be nice to try out some different patterns.  I had been told it would be nice if I could do matching aprons.  One for Mom (or MawMaw)and one for a little girl.  I found a pattern I like pretty well.  Here is a picture of it.


Not exactly what I was looking for but a good place to start.


This is the material I picked out.  The floral will be the main material and the striped will be the contrasting material.  What do you all think?   I am having difficulties with my sewing maching, so pray I can get it up and running soon.  (Could be the operator, who knows!)  Anyway, I am excited to start a new project and upping my abilities.  I have not made many things from a real pattern.  Usually, its something I just figure out on my own or I alter the pattern so that it fits my abilities.  Sally, our pastor’s wife, has agreed to help me if I get in over my head.  I don’t think I will though.  It looks pretty easy on paper.  I will show you the finished results when done. 

I think I’ll go check out my machine.  Take care and God bless.

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  1. Oh how fun to take the girls. I was looking into that this morning.

    I like the aprons. I have made my girls some for their hope chests. I should make a couple more for them. I have three and I do use them all.

    We are having more snow today, over 3 inches. We will stay home tonight from church.



  2. I have heard so many moms talking about how much they really enjoyed the movie. We might try to take ours to see it during the Holidays.
    I love the fabric and pattern. I think they’ll look great together. I have a spron pattern I have been meaning to get to and make. Hopefully this winter I can do that.
    I hope you have a great week 🙂


  3. Those are great patterns and I love the fabric too. Glad you made it to the movies to see Narnia. Maybe we will get to go together sometime too.


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