I do this for two reasons: One, I try to avoid the crowds and the commercialism of the shopping malls; and Two, I want to support my local shopping centres so that the traders can stay in business.
Obviously, the Ivanhoe traders agree with me as this year, the pavements were covered in the following very cute symbols....
Oh, I also completed the Final Finish on my Xmas Tea cushion, so it has been added to the Christmas grotto display.
Thank you to all of those who gave me advice on this post as to which fabric to choose to complement the design. As you can see, I chose the second fabric. As always, your advice and kind comments were greatly appreciated.
I have been doing a series of these "Christmas is coming" posts, if you would like to check them out, please click the links below:
Isn't Christmastime so much fun?