the dresses are adorable! Lol I was so confused for a minute, cos where I live a jumper means a woollen sweater, and I was like
But you have not only shown me the cutest kid clothes ever but also expanded my vocabulary today!!
I'm sad you're giving up something you love! If it makes you happy, you should keep at it! How about getting a roll-top desk? I dunno if they're an American thing - they have a top that rolls up and down to cover whatever is sitting on the desk, or you can get ones that have a top that folds down - that way you can cover your seing machine until you're using it.