10 November 2010

Today's the day!!!

Just a reminder that later today (well, OUR day) I will be launching the Pop a Bobbin shuttles here in my Etsy store.  10pm GMT.  There are places like this where you can check what time that is in your neck of the woods.

Meanwhile I did put two of the new magnetic bookmarks in the shop too.  Oh, perhaps you haven't seen them yet!!!!

The top one is worm number one sitting on top of a book - obviously a tatting book.

The second one is worm number two splayed out to show him in 'all his glory'.

The magnets are a beast to work with when you're tatting as they keep wanting to 'get together'.  The bookmarks will stay in place very, very firmly with at least 20 pages between them.  I've been wanting a bookmark for YEARS that doesn't keep falling out of the darn book!!!!  Now I've got one (or will have when I've made myself one!) and even better - it's tatted!!!

These are one of my better efforts, I think.  I'm now considering butterflies on the tops and any amount of other 'critters'!!!!  Oh, please, please send me more than 24 hours in a day!!!!!  

Here's a PS from Jane to yesterday's post:-
 

12 comments:

  1. Magnetic bookmarks are one of the most brilliant ideas I've seen in a long time! I love it!!!! And a worm... a bookworm... of course!

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  2. Lovely bookmarks and the criters are cute!

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  3. I love that adorable bookworm peeking out. Brilliant idea!

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  4. Necessity the mother of all invention! I've said it before, cute, way too cute. I love how they seem to 'look' right at you! Nice colors too.

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  5. Oh, I love it!! That worm is so cute!!!

    Are the magnets encased in the tatting?

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  6. Too cool for school! Great idea…Brain cell #3 is perking.
    xxx P

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  7. Lovely bookmakers and the criters are great Margaret

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  8. Ingenious. I love the book worm, what could be better as a bookmark. Non-falling-out bookmarks are a great idea!

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  9. Those are so cute Jane!!!

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  10. Ooh they are poles apart from anything I've seen before!!!
    Another great idea

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  11. That is just to cute.
    Elizabeth

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  12. Mr Worm's really cute!

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