So my eye has been bleeding again. It seems to bleed at night when I’m sitting down doing nothing and not exerting myself, sneezing or being stressed – unless of course it’s just a delayed reaction to what I’ve been doing during the day! I took more photos of it this morning, it’s looking more vampiric by the day and the good news is I will probably still have it at Christmas and I will be able to scare small children and repulse people while they’re eating their Christmas dinner – see everything has an upside! I made another batch of Tablet last night but I’m not eating it, nuh huh. I will have to hide it from my sister though lol
When I stocked up my Zazzle shop a few weeks ago (3 almost) I set myself a little test target just to see if anyone would want to buy anything that I created, and also because statistically less people know about Zazzle than Cafepress. Well I exceeded the target I set for the month in just under three weeks, so thank you everyone who bought anything from the shop and especially to all the crazy Twilight obsessed fans who are just buying everything I have. Thank you all! I’m really surprised at the popularity of keychains btw, I guess they make good stocking fillers.
It might be a bit of procrastination on my part but I am still trying to reorganise my sewing/craft room workspace instead of doing any actual sewing. I’m taking a break for lunch (even though it’s 3pm) as I just managed to dig my way out of mountains of fabric. Remind me why I think I need more fabric? Speaking of more fabric I am fretting quite a bit that some things I ordered at least 2-3 weeks ago have still not arrived from the US, whereas a beautiful bracelet (a present and unfortunately not for me) I ordered via Etsy arrived today, also from the US. I just hope they aren’t holding my fabric up in customs as I REALLY NEED IT and it’s very sexy.
Still also waiting for my recent ebay purchases but since some of them are from Saturday I know I’m being unreasonable. I just want them now. (like I don’t have enough fabric lol)
Photos of the new and improved sewing room will be posted – maybe a before, during and after makeover lol. I found stuff up there buried deep within the depths of the spare room that I forgot I even had, but also I found fabric that I bought in Glasgow last Christmas and that reminded me that the shop (Mandors) will be having another sale this Christmas so I definitely need to put that on my to-do list. I seem to remember last year having to enlist the help of a couple of family members to carry everything I bought. Fabric is heavy you know.
Just a quick mention about the book group since this isn’t the book group blog! 1984 – George Orwell and Into the Wild – Jon Krakauer are the books for this month, and in the Paranormal Social Club we are reading Pleasure Unbound – Larrissa Ione. And of course you can read whatever you want and come talk about it with us. Virgin Suicides and Time Traveler’s Wife discussions are still going if anyone wants to jump in. Plus also we have very sexy Rules of Book Club designs on a bunch of items on both Cafepress and Zazzle.