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Dress up Your Kitchen with These Quick and Easy Kitchen Towels

Easy decorated kitchen towels. Hand sewn and colored kitchen towels. Homemade gifts.

Easy decorated kitchen towels. Hand sewn and colored kitchen towels. Homemade gifts.

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The Most Adorable Needlework Ornament Kits

Adorable Needlework Ornament Kits to easily create homemade keepsake Christmas ornaments. Crossstitch. Embroidery.

Adorable Needlework Ornament Kits to easily create homemade keepsake Christmas ornaments. Crossstitch. Embroidery.

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8 Life Lessons Learned from Stitchery

8 Life Lessons Learned from Stitchery - comparing life to cross stitch, embroidery, crewel and needlepoint.

As I was finishing up this project recently and stressing about all of the mistakes I realized there are quite a few life lessons to be gleaned from stitchery, whether it is cross stitch, needlepoint, crewel or embroidery. Truthfully my mind wanders when I am backstitching. But, I still thought it might make a nice …

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Love Heart Cross Stitch Pattern – Free Printable

Love Heart Cross Stitch Pattern - free printable cross stitch pattern of hearts spelling the word LOVE.

I have been spending so much time cooking and blogging, that I haven’t done much crafting the past few months. But that all changed when I decided to create a Valentine’s wreath without spending any money. Which eventually led to my creation of a free cross stitch pattern for you. The wreath used to be …

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15 Sewing and Crafting memes

While looking for the sewing scissors meme for yesterday’s post I found so many more I wanted to share I thought I’d better do another post or my social media feeds would be clogged all day. If you sew or craft, or love someone who does, you will understand… TRUTH – at least in my …

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How did free just cost me $45?

My mother picked these up from the lobby in her apartment complex. People are always leaving stuff like fabric, books, magazines even canned goods for others to take and make use of. Since she doesn’t sew anymore she gave them to me. There are a few others too, but I have immediate plans for these …

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Valentines Day Mobile

Valentines Day Mobile - Simple decoration made from construction paper hearts sewn together.

The corner of my entryway is a bit dark and well, boring. When I put up all my Christmas decorations I came across this Santa mobile made from sewn construction paper.     It was falling apart so I remade it. I even made a pattern that I had every intention of making into a …

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