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November 2015

Pretty Little Chair Cushions

I stitched up some pretty little cushions for the chairs in my sewing room

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I made the patchwork for another project using all of my cutie patootie Tasha Noel fabric (Vintage Market, Country Girl, The Simple Life).  But, like happens sometimes, I didn't end up liking the patchwork for that project, but thought it would make some adorable little cushions for those very hard wood chairs!

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Waste not, want not!  Just love how these little cuties turned out - and hours in the sewing chair are much more comfortable, too!

TTFN,

Kelly


Milk, Flower, Sugar Binding Kit

I did a fun little Instagram swap with Moira, who lives in England!  One thing we exchanged was a Goody Goody Binding Kit

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(you can find the tutorial on the Lella Boutique blog).  I decided to make one for practice before I made Moira's, mainly because I had never installed a zipper.  Behold the terror of your first zipper installation.

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I had to get in touch with my can do spirit - I think I can, I think I can, and

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I did!  And, like all new things that seem scary at first, I found out it wasn't that hard at all.  I decided to convert this one into an embroidery kit - it is perfect for holding all of my supplies.  I just love the Milk Flower Sugar fabric,

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and it makes me smile every time I get it out to do some stitching.

TTFN,

Kelly

 

 


He Never Promised Me A Rose Garden

It's true, he never promised me a rose garden, but my husband and son built me one anyway!

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It all started with my son bringing me home a rose bush he thought I'd like,

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then my husband bought several more, and they went to work

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and this lucky girl now has a pretty little pink rose garden! 

TTFN,
Kelly