No, I still can’t believe it happened so fast. I had just opened my business officially, and what do I get if not a phone call from a friend of the family who wants to get a bag. “Friend of the family doesn’t count”, you say, but I say, she didn’t have to pick the not-so-cheap bag, and she most definitely didn’t have to get herself another one! Oh, the joy! But I’m telling the story backwards, because the house photographer and I are disagreeing about whether the FIRST sale I had counts or not. Well, to start from the top:
1. Thanks, mom! Your “I want you to be lucky” purchase worked like magic! Because:
2. Thanks, B.! I hope you enjoy those bags. It was fun for me to make them, and I hope you have as much fun toting them around.
Here, let me show you what she got (I hope you don’t mind, B.):
and also this one:
As my late grandfather used to say, “only tomorrow is not the day after tomorrow”, and that means I have tomorrow left for making an updated inventory list, ironing of the bags, packing of the accessories, acquiring of the small change etc. before Saturday night, my big début.
Wish me luck. I hope I don’t faint before then.