My Dear Husband and I have been married 42 years today!! He surprised me this morning with this Anniversary gift - a new rolling chair for my craft room!!! Oh my, I may never leave my craft room now!!!
Each year at Thanksgiving, I come up with a surprise craft for us to make for our centerpiece (we go to the same restaurant - they know us now!!!) Here are some pictures of our annual Thanksgiving in Frankenmuth, Michigan. We get together (some from far
I had an order for 3 towels with this design. My two big machines kept messing up and are in the shop now - thank goodness my small machine was able to finish the job!! Note to myself - start Christmas stitching in January!! Hugs to you all, Laura
Dear Hubby went through his old ties - there are many beautiful (very wide!!) ties he doesn't want anymore. Besides donating them - any ideas on how to re-purpose them? The fabrics are really pretty! I had even thought of doing something with them for
Question for everyone - when did you learn how to sew? I was 12 and made my first dress in Junior High (also known as Middle School). It was a revelation to me - I learned to follow a pattern and to put in a zipper, do arm and neck facings, and hem a ga
Just finished these Buffalo Plaid earrings for our Daughter, Katie. I decided to make a smaller one to put on a cord for Granddaughter, Vivian. I found the Faux Leather at Hobby Lobby and it stitched out so easy! So hard to believe these are made in t
I have seen many earrings stitched out as FSL - but, did you know you can embroidery earrings on vinyl? Our daughter and daughter-in-law, plus the girlfriends of our twin son's are all asking for these earrings I stitched out. Who would have thought!!
I made a bunch of Lip Balm Holders - easy design to stitch out on printed vinyl. Granddaughter, Vivian clipped her onto her backpack. I will definitely make some more for stocking gifts. Thanks for looking! Hugs to all, Laura
Here are some Doggie Bag Holders I made. These are a different design and a plain design using a "dog" vinyl, (different from the ones I made before). On the center one - the little dog in the lower left looks just like our mini Golden Doodle. I am a
Made bunches of these for the small craft fair I am going to participate in. They are Ice Cream Koozies - for kiddos to keep their hands (and face) clean while enjoying a sweet treat. They are machine washable and I haven't a clue if anyone will be int
I only do one or two very small craft fairs a year. I am getting ready for one in a couple of weeks. I stitched some Doggie Bag Holders for it. Hope they are popular!! Thanks for taking a look!!! Hugs to you all, Laura
I was looking for a sunglasses holder design that I could use marine vinyl. I wanted it to look masculine for my husband's new sunglasses. Couldn't find the design I wanted - so, with it being such a simple design - I did it myself! And, believe me,