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Have yourself a merry little handmade Christmas...

I love getting handmade Christmas presents!  I know it takes a lot more effort than dashing into the shops, but I think it's worth it.  Here are some I made this year - a make up purse and handbag from Yuka Koshizen's book Carry Me. (not for beginners, but very inspiring!)  And a sweet pinafore cloned from another of my niece Elke's little frocks...