I hate the chore...loathe it...detest it!
the history of this wonderful household craft!
I had coffee with a lovely friend, recently
and she showed me her wonderful collection of...
A history lesson it was indeed!
Sad irons, flat irons, box irons...irons for lace...you name it she had it!
This would really make a wonderful classroom project!
You can read a little more about the history of smoothing irons, here:
A lovely morning and a huge thank you to Barbara for educating me!
Meanwhile, just before I go...(to do the ironing)...
...that winner of my last giveaway..
which I should have announced ...but forgot!
Into the hat went all the names ...and out came..
Well done to Cathy!!
Hope everyone has a lovely weekend!