I have been busy for the last 24 hours making a present for my niece whose birthday I forgot!
How bad is that?!
Anyway, after a trip to the local supermarket, I found just what I needed by way of a pink spotty case holding a tea set.
First of all I made Mabel.
She is another toy from one of my favourite books, Softies, and here she is..
Any tea party needs a cosy to keep the brew warm..
Oh, and Mabel nearly forgot, hang on a minute..
Napkins to protect their dresses (or trousers!)..
Finally I made a tablecloth from a piece of sheet, edged with bias cut recycled shirt, and appliqued with some precious 1" liberty hexagons.
And there you have it.
A new friend called Mabel and a tea set ready to party.
All packed up in a pink spotty case.
And to top it off I came home with a fresh, warm pot of lemon curd.