|Mist on the pond last week|
Sunday, January 22, 2017
A Little Sewing
I made this pillow yesterday afternoon.
Not the embroidery. That would have been a truly superhuman feat to have done the embroidery and sewn the pillow all in one afternoon. Hannah did the embroidery from her own design. She is an embroiderer extraordinaire! It was a gift for Christmas last year (as in 2014. . .) and I promptly decided I wanted to make a pillow from it and promptly went out and bought the materials. I not so promptly put it all together yesterday. Not that I didn't do any sewing in the past year. I did, but just not this. Other things keep taking priority.
So anyway, here it is in all its glory. The quote from Jane Austen reads, "They are much to be pitied who have not been given a taste for nature early in life."
Zinnias are such rewarding flowers! They are easy to grow from seed, they flourish even with abject neglect once germinated, and then t...
Auntie Leila of Like Mother, Like Daughter (one of my favorite blogs!) is having a linky party about kitchen sinks! I thought I'd join ...
We've just about wrapped up another room and I wanted to show you pictures. This room is off the kitchen and is intended to be a TV roo...
Like Mother, Like Daughter is having a linky party similar to their "Pretty over the Kitchen Sink" from last December. This time...