Late Christmas round-up

The preparations

We baked

Chocolate chip cookies. All told, we reached the required seven sorts of Christmas cookies. But these were the runaway favourites.

We did some fun holiday crafts:
We made felt ornaments and painted some baubles with glass paints. The kids had a lot of fun. We even gave some of the baubles away as Christmas presents.

The presents

I kept the crafty presents to a minimum this year. I finished the scarf, but that doesn’t strictly qualify as a Christmas present as it was a replacement for a lost scarf. I finished two identical (apart from the size) super-simple velour skirts for my daughter and niece:
Velour skirt

I used some leftovers to make a little toy for my baby nephew:


I also sewed a dress for myself – but I’ll save that for the next post.


1 Response to “Late Christmas round-up”

  1. 1 Kristin 15 February, 2011 at 7:38 pm

    Gøy å se skjørtet og babyklær + babyleken her, det blir brukt titt og ofte her hjemme!

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