Interstellar Adventures

March 21, 2006

Sneak Preview

Filed under: Uncategorized — by InterstellarLass @ 9:18 am

I had poker at my house Friday night. Couple of girlfriends, green beer and guacamole. I didn’t start off too good, but my friend Judy and I ended up the last two in. We were tired, so we played Indian Poker to declare a final winner. One card on your forehead…

I spent the rest of the weekend on my bathroom. I don’t think you can see it real well, but this is the 80’s style wall paper that was in my bathroom to start.

Here’s the Sneak Preview. The Bathroom. It’s almost done now. Walls painted in Frost White, cabinets and trim painted in Beluga Black. Floor tile almost down. I’m a few pieces short, so I have to go pick some more up. Oh, and a new shower curtain too!

Update: Shame on me! I’ve gotta give some mad props to Nick! He picked up the old tiles off the floor and even had to use dangerous chemicals to get all the glue up. Poor thing almost burned his leg off with acetate, but he did an awesome job! Way to go baby!

Oh, and my lovely shawl is done too. I ended up using some chenille yarn that I already had for the trim. Still. Between the new knitting needles, the yarn and the time and labor, this is one expensive shawl!

I’m now working on crocheting this bag. I’ve already ripped it out twice. But I think I have the stitch down now. It helps when you start it right!

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13 Comments »

  1. Wow! The bathroom turned out fabulous!!! And the shawl is gorgeous!

    Comment by Indigo — March 21, 2006 @ 10:12 am |Reply

  2. What a pretty bathroom. The tiles turn it into a relaxing atmosphere, condusive to the activities of the room 😛

    Or, the room will make it easy to poop.

    Comment by Coyote Mike — March 21, 2006 @ 10:48 am |Reply

  3. I’m glad you had a good time on poker night!

    The bathroom looks fantastic and your shawl is absolutely gorgeous! Way to go!!

    Comment by Texas_Ivy10 — March 21, 2006 @ 1:25 pm |Reply

  4. Busy, busy, busy…how do you have time for green beer and guac???

    Comment by Carnealian — March 21, 2006 @ 1:37 pm |Reply

  5. I love the bathroom, love the shawl, yay for green beer!

    Comment by Jolynn — March 21, 2006 @ 2:02 pm |Reply

  6. Is there anything that you don’t do??? You give meaning to “Super Mom”

    Comment by Crys — March 21, 2006 @ 2:39 pm |Reply

  7. Okay, so I first read how you played poker with green beer and guacamole, then misread how you spent the next day “in” the bathroom. I guess I was just projecting what would’ve happened to me had I done the poker-with-beer-and-guac thing.

    Your results are much better!

    Comment by abbynormal — March 21, 2006 @ 5:25 pm |Reply

  8. I really like the new look of the bathroom! The black and white works.

    And I love poker.

    Comment by Bone — March 22, 2006 @ 10:59 am |Reply

  9. Love the bathroom!! Way cool!

    Comment by Froggie — March 22, 2006 @ 11:16 am |Reply

  10. So sorry I didn’t get to make it! Please keep inviting me! We have visitation with Kerstin every third weekend and this was one of them…
    I love the bathroom!
    – Jenny B

    Comment by Anonymous — March 22, 2006 @ 4:39 pm |Reply

  11. Indian poker is the best. And so is your bathroom 🙂

    Comment by poopie — March 22, 2006 @ 9:06 pm |Reply

  12. You know, if you lick the back of that card it’ll stick. 🙂

    Now, ask me (and my kids) how I know that.

    Comment by DeeJay — March 23, 2006 @ 7:07 am |Reply

  13. The bathroom is cool. The shawl is awesome! Poker night sounds like a lot of fun, too! Good going on it all.

    Comment by Angie — March 23, 2006 @ 1:01 pm |Reply


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