Elizabeth Hartmann's suggestions and took it slow and easy, and used a large (size 18) needle. Since WH was out of town, I had lots of time to play on the sewing machine, so when I got bogged down with it, I worked on another project. Consequently, I have made progress on several other projects in the process of making the bag that undoubtedly will become topics of future blog posts.
I really enjoyed reading everyone's comments. If I didn't respond to your comment, it was because I was something of a ditz - I got so excited reading them that I forgot to respond, and once they were read, I couldn't figure out who I had responded to and who I had missed. Thank you all for the kind words, for following the blog, and for following me on FB and Pinterest. I hope that we can become good online friends. Maybe I'll even get to meet some of you in person one day.
But now it's time to choose a winner. I have to admit that I'm having a little trouble letting go of this bag. This is the third or fourth time I have sat down to write this post, and each time I have gotten
But this time, I am going to succeed in posting a winner. I asked Mr. Random, and he chose
Random Integer Generator
Here are your random numbers:
Timestamp: 2013-05-12 20:09:29 UTC
Who is my friend and former swap partner, Mary, and who writes one of the very first blogs I ever started following.
Again, thanks to everyone who entered. Mary, I'm off to email you right now.