I completely forgot to share my finished pillow that I was working on before Christmas. I finally finished embroidering the snowflake and then pieced together the top using solid white fabric and a snowflake print. The back is also the snowflake print fabric and I used bias tape around the edge for contrast. I was… Continue reading Gettin’ Crafty! – Let it snow!
This is what I worked on all day today: They’re going to work with Ken on Thursday for his colleagues and maybe to our neighbors if I have enough. And this is what I worked on all evening: I made a lot of progress and I’m really excited at how pretty it’s looking! I’ll have… Continue reading Christmas Cookie Baking Day
I really did finish decorating, but if you’ve been following along, you’ll remember that I was working on these little embroidered ornaments. (And if you weren’t following along or just didn’t remember, it’s okay…I almost forgot about them, too.) Anyway, I FINALLY finished 2 of them today. It actually didn’t take me a terribly long… Continue reading Gettin’ Crafty! – Deck the halls some more
A few days ago, I saw a photo of the cutest quilted and embroidered snowflake ornament on Facebook and thought, “I need to make that!” When I clicked the link in the caption, I found Carolina Patchworks blog post about the Aurifil Christmas Ornament Hop. The awesome thing was that there was a FREE pattern… Continue reading Gettin’ Crafty! – I will not be defeated by a french knot!