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I am a mother, a new grandmother, and a teacher. But whatever happens in my life, I keep sewing. I have worked as a political communicator and now as a teacher in my formal life. I have also written extensively on sewing. I have been a frequent contributor and contributing editor of Threads magazine and I write a monthly humour/sewing column for the Australian magazine Dressmaking with Stitches. My first book Sew.. the garment-making book of knowledge will be published in May 2018 and is available for pre-order from Amazonhttps://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=barbara+emodi&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Abarbara+emodi

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Saturday, July 26, 2014

On why it has taken me a week to hem one dress

And here he is:



A little brother to Miss Heidi and Miss Scarlett. Our newest addition, Mr. Billy, named after a legendary grandfather.

28 comments:

Anonymous said...

Oh, he's wonderful!

Marge

Angela said...

How wonderful! With all that hair he hardly looks like a newborn. Take your time and enjoy him:)

J.K. Thomson said...

Congratulations!

Katherine T said...

O wonderful, wonderful, and most wonderful wonderful, and yet again wonderful!

Tracey in FL said...

Congratulations to the whole family!

Laceflower said...

Wow, he sure doesn`t look like a newborn. congrats to everyone who is beaming.

Mary said...

He is wonderful-he looks a bit like you Barbara!

debbie said...

Absolutely the best reason for taking so long on a simple hem! He's gorgeous.

LyndaSewing.blogspot.com said...

Absolutely wonderful. We love to kiss baby cheeks and his look yummy! Congrats to all.

BeckyMc said...

Congratulations! He is adorable!

Anonymous said...

what a lovely round head Mr. Billy has! And a very wise expression....

Many congratulations to all!

Ceci

Diana said...

What a perfectly beautiful baby! I want to hold him! I love babies!

Nursebennett said...

What a handsome blessing he is! Enjoy those precious early days.

Anonymous said...

A new baby and hours spent baby gazing. Get lots of cuddles,Barb. I'll hem that dress for you. All the best to everyone.

Donna E

truedogs said...

Oh lovely! I hope your daughter is doing well. Congratulations!

Jeanneke said...

* W * O * N * D * E * R * F * U * L *

* P * R * E * C * I * O * U * S *

Louisa said...

So cute! Big congrats to all the family!

Linda said...

He is such a cutey pie!

carolinascallin said...

Who cares about a little old hem at a time like this :)

Congrats on the new arrival! All the best to your family :)

Louise Perry said...

Huge congratulations.

Anonymous said...

Congratulations on the handsome new addition to your family!! TinaLou

Rose said...

How cute! I'm surprised that you managed to get that dress hemmed!!

Suze said...

What a gorgeous little man! Hope mom is doing well and congratulations to your entire family.

Bunny said...

How beautiful! Congratulations!

Carolyn (Diary of a Sewing Fanatic) said...

Congrats on the new grandson! He is adorable!

Anonymous said...

Oh, how cute,congratulations all around !!
Ria

Sandra said...

Congratulations to all the family. Hope Miss Heidi adjusts nicely. I'm on slow-motion sewing, but have no good reason like you do. Enjoy these precious times.

Olga Ryabushkina said...

Congrats on the new member of the family! He is wonderful! I wish him luck and happiness!