Tuesday, 25 August 2009

Out with the old, in with the new

I can't believe I haven't posted since the beginning of August! After I had done so well posting every day of my week off..... Well, going back to work hit me like a sledgehammer, I was exhausted, no energy at all :-(

So what's been happening? Well I have had a birthday! I had great trouble thinking of something I wanted as a present, then finally, as I was trying to craft in the tiny area of my desk that wasn't covered with stash and scraps and glue and rubbish ............... it came to me. I needed a new desk! DH was a little bit puzzled.... "you want a piece of furniture for your birthday?"

So the order was placed with Argos, and they actually delivered on my birthday, which was nice. I resisted the temptation to sit at work phoning DS's to see if it had arrived yet.....

We built it over the weekend, and I have spent the last week or so taking everything out of my craft room and then trying to put it back. I now know exactly what I have, a blessing and a curse because now I have to use it!!! Everything is stored properly rather than stuffed into a gap where it will fit :-) My main problem seems to be fabric rather than paper - the result of too many visits to Crowsons fabric factory sale .... oh and all the patchwork fabric I have bought....
ahem.

And here it is! everything to hand and still space to work ..............bliss :-)

6 comments:

  1. Wahey!!

    Nice, a corner desk! I could clutter that up in no time! :)

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  2. Oooh, lovely corner desk, you look all organised and ready for a scrap marathon now!!

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  3. WOW that is sooooo much better - bet you're just loving it!!

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  4. I love that corner desk. Great room Wendy

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  5. Oh how fantastic you can just swivel from one side to the other how organised and so much space. Good gift choice!

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  6. well done, nice space to scrap up a storm :)

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