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Monthly Archives: March 2016

Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #51

A sure sign of spring is the hatching of chicks and ducklings. Last week, I shared the pattern for a Stuffed Toy Chick. This week… a Stuffed Toy Duckling. Vintage Workbasket Embroidery Pattern – Stuffed Toy Duckling pdf. **********************   Welcome to Stitchery Link Party #51 For those who are newly subscribed or are visiting for the first time, every Monday…

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Quilting

In Our Garden BOM – Blocks 3 & 4

My goodness… March has flown by! I’ve been busy working on a course I’m enrolled in as well as getting ready to move the beginning of April. But I took some time this week for a bit of sewing therapy and made this month’s In Our Garden BOM Blocks 3 & 4 that were designed by Carol over at Just Let Me…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #50

I had to laugh last week when CathieJ commented: I was going to agree that that bunny is adorable but I happened to glance at him quickly and there is quite a gleam in his eyes. I’m not sure if it is evil or mischievous. Never-the-less, this is a great pattern. I have to admit that I’d noticed that gleam…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #49

This little toy rabbit comes with some friends that I’ll be posting over the next few weeks, but I thought I’d share him first in case anyone wants to stitch him for Easter. Vintage Workbasket Pattern for a Stuffed Rabbit pdf. Welcome to Stitchery Link Party #49 For those who are newly subscribed or are visiting for the first time,…

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Gift Ideas, Sewing, Sewing Tutorials

Reversed for St. Patrick’s Day

It’s so nice having pretty tissue boxes all around the house that can be changed according to whatever holiday is being celebrated next. Once you have the pattern (which I show you how to make in my Reversible Tissue Box Cover Tutorial.… each one only takes about an hour to sew. And because they’re reversible, you’re set for at least two holidays/seasons…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #48

With Easter only a few weeks away, I wanted to share these sweet little embroidery patterns that could be stitched on small Easter treat bags or perhaps on the corner of napkins for a whimsical place setting. Imagine how cute they’d look embroidered on the front of a baby onesie, or the collar of a little girl’s dress! Vintage Workbasket…

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Quilting

Just Look at These Pretty Fabrics!

Well… before I get to the fabrics, I want to apologize for a post notification/newsletter that went out late yesterday afternoon. I was cleaning up old posts and fixing broken links, etc to get the blog ready for our son to install the pretty new theme when I hit the wrong button. I did have someone unsubscribe because of that,…

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