by toogie ( edited 9d ago ) 11d ago

UPDATE BELOW-Cuties, here are a few more Kitchen Boas I made for the trip. Just showing the embroidered end, as they are draped over the top of the door.

You see the towel in the center? I thought as the design was so high and the towel was white (I guess the bought one is like that so you can use the bottom half better for drying) that it left too much blank white space. So.o. I wanted to cut a length of fabric to go across for trim. However, as I was using scrap fabric, my piece wasn't long enough so I pieced it. I am sure you can see as I opened it up, but not too bad, if I say so myself (lol) matching the stripes-

UPDATE-I have put the directions for the Towel Boa in Community/Sewing. It also has the link for the design of the rolling pin.


by noah 10d ago

Gotta try these when i can hugs

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toogie by toogie 9d ago

Yes, you do!!!

by lilylady 10d ago

Great Towels!

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toogie by toogie 10d ago


by worthy 11d ago

Wonderful job and Lovely outcome.

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toogie by toogie 10d ago

Thank you!

by katydid 11d ago

great job!

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toogie by toogie 10d ago

Thanks Kay, I read your other comment in my other post, that explains a Kitchen Boa.

by jrob Moderator 11d ago

Very nicely done. You are quite clever!

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toogie by toogie 10d ago

No, not me,-lol- but when I see something this easy, I can figure it out. Thanks!

by fayebusby 11d ago

Great job.

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toogie by toogie 10d ago

Thanks Faye, glad to hear your thought on this.

by jenne 11d ago

You always seem to get so much done, maybe I don't use my time wisely.
They look great, and will make a nice gift.

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toogie by toogie 10d ago

Oh, yes my dear, you far outshine me, with things you get done.
I sure like my gift of this, the black towel on the other post. I said before, when I find some thing unique I always want to share with Cuties. I like being surprised with a post of something different myself, or others, can make too.
My daughter scolded me, because I guess I try too hard to think, of something 'different' for the SS this year. It was my first year to participate. By the time I did decide, I was afraid it may not have time to arrive. However, it did arrive WAY before dragonflyer received hers!-lol

by shirley124 11d ago

Great gifts. You have been busy. Hugs

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toogie by toogie 10d ago

Thanks Shirley, busy and sick. Hopefully, on the mend now.

by kustomkuddle 11d ago

Nice job Toogie. I'm sure everyone is going to want one on the trip.

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toogie by toogie 10d ago

Oh I hope not! I don't want to make that many!-lol-Thanks

by sonjapotgieter 11d ago

Great project done!!!Well done...Beautiful!!

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toogie by toogie 10d ago

Thank you Sonja!

by liliana1 11d ago

These look great. Very well done

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toogie by toogie 10d ago

Thank you very much!

by pennyhal2 11d ago

These made me laugh! They are terrific! Great play on words. I'm not quite sure what the difference between a towel and a boa is. I've never heard that term used before. I liked how you got such a perfect stitchout on those green ones too. Did you use a topper on them?

pennyhal2 by pennyhal2 11d ago

Oh, I didn't scroll down far enough. Now I know what a boa is.

toogie by toogie 10d ago

Yes, I used a Water soluble stabilizer. I, glad you got to laugh. Everyone needs humor and sometimes in the kitchen.

pennyhal2 by pennyhal2 10d ago

Thanks for the info!

by dragonflyer 11d ago

Great job!

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toogie by toogie 10d ago

Thanks Friend.

by dailylaundry 11d ago

Great job - Toogie - I don't know how you have the time to get everything done!! These look great!! Hugs, Laura

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toogie by toogie 11d ago

Thanks Laura, sometimes 'it ain't easy' getting things done..