It's been a long time since one of these has been sighted around here:
That's right--FINISHED OBJECTS! Of course, the hat still needs to be felted, but as it is easier to store this way, the felting process can wait until closer to Christmas.
And, in a further burst of creativity, the puppet kits for our youngest nieces & nephews are done:
Complete with hair, mustache, and bow tie options:
Thankfully, we only needed 12 for each child to receive 3 puppets--otherwise Aunt Toni might need a little alcohol...felt puppets get a little monotonous after a few hours......