First off, my first happy dance of the year - a 1/1 scissor fob in 498. The pics also show my first "black"-work attempt, finished as a needle case. I don't think I've posted a pic of it anywhere before, so here it is. (This also answers this weeks SBQ: Have you had a happy dance yet this year?)
And next I just have to share my total admiration for the people at sewandso.co.uk: I made an order with them last thursday night, got the confirmatíon e-mail on friday - and on tuesday the shipment was here! I couldn't believe my eyes! Of course it wasn't much, but I just had to celebrate my new old job so I ordered some floss and a new pair of scissors... Here they are:
They even threw in a freebie, 40 cms of 14ct aida band about 12 cms wide. :D Who doesn't love freebies?