It's finally finished! I've been working on this stocking for our little grandbaby for the past few months. I wasn't sure if I would get it done in time.
But it's been delivered and hung on the mantel, and it's ready for the big guy to fill up.
I lined it with my trademark tartan taffeta:
This is what it looks like hanging on my mantel:
And here is little David himself looking at his stocking for the first time:
Now that I've finished, I can start decorating the house for Christmas, buying and wrapping presents, putting up the tree, getting my house ready for out-of-town guests, sending Christmas cards and cooking. (Actually, cooking - not so much.) "Only five days until Christmas; have you lost your mind?" you say. No problem for me, the master procrastinator.
I hope all of you enjoy the holidays. Me? I'll be sitting by the fire, drinking egg nog while I watch my poor, long-suffering husband put the finishing touches on the tree.