I hope to inspire and entertain you with a lot of sewing and a little of everything else!

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Volleyball Bear


I had a custom order t-shirt for a bear recently. They wanted a team logo. I quickly digitized and stitched  this on a baby t-shirt from  Walmart.

Ignore the WSS on it!
The player's Grandma made the bear- I think the whole  thing turned out very cute!!

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Valentine Kitchen Combo: Hearts & Chocolate


I absolutely love cross-stitch  by machine! It is so easy and you really can't tell it wasn't done by hand.  This pretty heart was stitched on a white kitchen towel with a red striped border.


I combined it with a chocolate brown cotton knitted dishcloth that I made. I have made several of these and I thought this set made a nice gift for a friend.

Do you like them??

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Happy Valentine's Pencils


It was a long January, but hopefully spring is coing and more sewing and fun things are ahead! These emoji pencil toppers were for Andy to give with his Valentine cards.

I got this design  for $1 at Ronel's. It has 8 different faces, but we chose 4 and I combined them to stitch 12 at  once in my 200x300 hoop. What a joy to have the large hoops!! In just 2 rounds I had 24 toppers done. I trimmed and glued  them to some fun pencils. I think they look great! Best of all, Andy liked them and so did his classmates!
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