I did a little sewing this past weekend. Not as much as I would have liked. But I did get a Poncho finished for a dear friend. She was the lovely woman who gave me the Steam Press, Babylock serger, and large box of Cone Thread. She also had some vintage fabric that she had had for many years, and asked would I make her a poncho, after seeing the Poncho that I had worn to a funeral we both attended earlier this year.
I was a little nervous about making the poncho since the fabric was so delicate and beautiful, but I knew she wanted something simple and so I endeavored to make sure she had what she asked for after being so very kind and generous to me. I am pleased at how it came out, and I hope she loves it as well. The flower broach is made of felt. Here she is: