I finished the embroidery I started in Hungary!! I actually finished it in Hungary, like I wanted to, on the second last day (at midnight!). Next up: transforming it into a pillow. I already bought the pillow form (so I’m halfway done, right?). After that, I’ll be putting together an easy peasy tutorial for anyone bitten by the embroidery bug (it’s addictive).
On the subject of DIYing, thanks to the fantastic reader who nominated me for the Home Project and DIY category in Apartment Therapy’s The Homies. You’re so sweet! But now I’ve got this picked-last-in-gym-class feeling. I’ve never won a popularity contest in my life and there are some seriously lovely blogs in the running, so my only goal is to not rank last. Could I please, (please?) ask you to vote for me? At this stage, you can vote for as many blogs as you like. I do DIY-it-up pretty often: