But, I swear, I'm listening to Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix while I sew. Anyway, as I mentioned yesterday, I've got some Christmas sewing to do. I wanted to make a hostess gift for my sister-in-law, who is hosting the big Thanksgiving dinner this year, so I decided to make a prototype Christmas tote bag. The fabric line is called The Cookie Exchange and it is super-adorable and festive.

 

Here's the first version:

 

Every time I make something new, I learn so much!