Thursday, April 23, 2009

Yarni Gras Fiesta Apron Swap

I started a babysitting job on Monday with a 3 year old little girl. What a difference one more child can make! My whole schedule has been rearranged and I need to find time to blog now.

I received the cutest apron from CathyJean when we entered Val from Yarni Gras Fiesta Apron Swap. I love the fabric and the pattern CathyJean used. She made the cutest little yo-yo's and added them to the top straps and then added some super big purple ric rac across the front of the apron. CathyJean also sent me a cute jalapeno salt and pepper shaker set and a yummy recipe for a layered Mexican dip.

Here is my Mallory modeling the apron that CathyJean sent.


Here is the apron that I made for Jeanie. I noticed that Jeanie lines most of her aprons so I made this apron reversible. I also added a strap to the waistband so Jeanie could stick a towel in it. I hope it works out! I also made her a hot pad and crocheted her a couple of dishcloths.


This was a fun swap Val! Thanks for asking me to join!!

Now I need to get the apron made that I promised my sister way back in the fall.
Sorry Cathy! I haven't forgot!!

7 comments:

Cathy said...

Is this a full time babysitting job?

Gorgeous aprons Sherry! They both look so festive.

Cathy said...

Oh! And don't worry about the apron Sherry.....I will just wipe my hands on my poor clothes. :(

Really, don't worry. When you have time, fine.

Polka Dot Moon said...

So cute!!! Both the aprons and the Model ;)

fairychildheirlooms said...

love it! love it all!
:) Missy

Rannyjean said...

You simply do some beautiful work! Speaking of little ones, off to work I go, I have a room full of third graders today! :)

CathyJean said...

Thanks, Sherry! I'm glad to see everything made it to you. I LOVE your sweet little "model", so cute!! :)

The apron you made for Jeanie is beautiful - really like your crocheted dishclothes.

Hugz,
CathyJean

Yarni Gras! said...

both are AMAZING aprons!

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