Monday, 21 June 2010

Weekend things

I feel as if I have had a long weekend this week as we started on Friday. Master loulou had a training day and we hung out together, I felt like the summer hols had started. I know that in the US school hols have started but here the education system continues until the end of July after which our children get 6 weeks (give or take) How about the US schools? Do you go back in September too?

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Anyway on Saturday the weather turned yuck so it must be time for the primary school summer fair!!! My friend Sara and I had a stall together. She makes and sells greetings cards and mighty talented she is too. I made things and tried to sell them but there wasn’t much doing. After I had paid for the stall I made £20. It all counts however and we had fun. I caught up with old friends and had a good gossip.

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I am going to put the left over items on to my Folksy shop. Here are the close-ups I took

I have never tried this before so we will see how it goes. Fingers crossed.

8 comments:

  1. Yep...most of the kids are out of school now and we do have summer hols until September 2nd or 3rd.

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  2. Hi Louise
    Your things look lovely.I don't blame you for trying folksy.
    Your crochet roses are especially nice.
    Jacquie x

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  3. Wishing you lots of luck with Folksy - I have used MISI also - I had more success with selling on there than Folksy so you may want to consider giving them a go too! xxx

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  4. Your stall looks lovely, good luck with Folksy.

    Jenny

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  5. Oh how Gorgeous!
    Simply beautiful.
    You taking about the Summer fair reminds me of when the girls were at school.Brings back memories.....
    Yes the year has gone very quickly again.

    Have a good week, Love Suex

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  6. Love your items on Folksy, I am sure they will do very well. My two youngest boys will be on the long summer holidays until very early September. Sometimes I think the summer holidays here are just a little too long!! :-)
    Have a great day!
    Louise

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  7. Hello and nice to find your blog! I've seen your comments on a few blogs and clicked on you today... very glad I did as I think your blog is lovely... I LOVE artfully photographed crochet goodness... its a wee addiction for me, surfing the bogosphere looking for grannys!!!!! Will definately be saving you to my blogroll so I dont forget to come back and see you again soon! Have a lovely day!

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  8. Your stall looks lovely, good luck with Folksy.

    Jenny

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