So just a short post to announce the winner of the reverse birthday present!
My daughter pulled the name of the recipient of the "Reader's Digest Complete Guide to Sewing" out of the hat and it was ...
Tatiana, if you could drop me an email at charlie at nobleanddaughter dot com with your address details, I'll get it on its way.
Thanks everyone else for taking part and for letting me know the things you learnt about sewing this past year - both technical and about yourself and others. It makes encouraging and fascinating reading.
And thank you also for all the lovely comments about the blog and my sewing endeavours!
I'm already looking forward to a recap at two years.
See you soon x