I went to Joann's and bought fabric I had been eyeing for weeks.
Next, off to my mom's for sewing. (A brief stop at my previous place of employment to pick up my last paycheck, strike 2. Then again, twelve thirty is early to expect a restaurant manager to be up and about, handing out paychecks.)
After grilled cheese and tomato roasted red pepper soup, and two hours of furious sewing with only a few mishaps (right sides together!), we emerge with two adorable tote bags. Both of us want to keep them. Free advertising right? No. We will sell these and make some for ourselves later.
This could get dangerous.
Here are snippets of what is going on so far: