Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Christmas Wrap-up #3 - The Final Saga

This post is going to be ALL ABOUT ME and what I got for Christmas:) Yea!

I want to introduce you to someone very special to me. We met at Christmas, and I turned a new page in my life, and will NEVER LOOK BACK!

ERNST!

Isn't he hot? He happens to be a Bernina 220 and runs like a dream! (In case you didn't know, Bernina is a Swiss company, so I named him after the smart kid on The Swiss Family Robinson, Ernst!)

Also, the awesome MIL got me this sweet ride for him, so I don't have to carry him!

He can do so many more things than Mo could, and he can ACTUALLY QUILT! It's so nice to not have to get frustrated with a tired old machine (sorry Mo, I still love you, a little).

My loving husband went to the Bernina store, unbeknownst to me, and picked him out, as well as a few accessories, ALL BY HIMSELF! Isn't he a peach? I don't know what I did to deserve him! One thing he made sure of was that Ernst came with instruction. Part of the package was 4 classes at the local Bernina Store to learn all about him and the crazy things he could do. That's what I was doing all January! We made all types of crazy samples, and now, I'm a MASTER! (Well, not really, but at least I know the ins and outs of him!) So, our house is pretty harmonious now, and I'm TERRIBLY happy! Hope you all had as great a Christmas as I obviously did!

See ya!

PS: My 1 year blog-a-versary is coming up. Shall I do anything special for my 2 readers out there? Hmmm?

6 comments:

  1. Yes, yes you should! Ernst looks amazing! I'm still convinced I should remain a Bernina virgin as long as there's no chance of me getting one...I don't want to know how amazing they are!

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  2. But can Ernst make awesome straw top hats too?
    ~mary

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  3. 3 readers .. ahem! :) Nice machine.

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  4. 4 readers? :) I'm j of your machine!

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  5. Okay, I LOVE that you named your sewing machine. Mine has a name too: "Sassy." :) hehe. It was so nice to meet you today, Ellen!

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  6. OK now you're up to six readers! :) Can't believe it's already been a year!

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