Sources for inspiration: It occurred to me this week as I paged through a catalog, that some of what they were showing I could make similar. Ya'll know I don't mean at my sewing machine, which is in disuse, pretty much. I mean my embroidery machine.
The Southern version of snow. Auburn has gotten into the Final Four in basketball today and this is how students celebrated. Well, I can't get the link right - it keeps rejecting it. Just Google Toomer's Corner webcam.
Updated below. We're back in tornado watch and tornado warning tonight. Remember I was waiting for the good stories out of the tornadoes a couple of weeks ago. Well, someone found a simple love note in their storm debris - all printed in careful printin
Found a great looking moisture wicking v neck t shirt at WalMart for $7. It is not a deep v, so plenty of room for embroidery at shoulder area and nice color range available. I tried it out this afternoon (high 70's) planting bulbs. I did not check to
Please pray for the people in Lee County, Alabama and into Georgia as they search and begin recovery efforts following devastating tornadoes yesterday. More dead in Lee County than across the USA in last year's tornado season, if I heard it right.
Doing the early March garden chores today, as we are supposed to finally have real winter weather in February. Did lots of limbing in the edge of woods to make things pretty, plus pulling down lots of entrapped dead limbs. Can't believe I worked up a s
Sign seen yesterday in the South. (If you need a translation, you aren't from the South.) "Ya'll need some Jesus to cover up some of that crazy." I'll have to commit it to stitches as soon as I get my software issues straightened out.
Fabric help. I just discovered fabulous fabric help in Embroidery Library under Projects. There are tips for working with a variety of fabrics, including straw placemats. This section is a gold mine for newby stitchers, but also for those of us who've b
Happy New Year to all! We are just under 3 hours away from the big moment, but some of my neighbors have already gotten happy and started the fireworks. These are not allowed in my neighborhood or my town or, I think, even my county. Of course they have
Have a bad boo-boo on one of my knuckles and have been trying to remember how I might have injured it in the yard and with which tool. Yesterday hooped up and pressed start button with my fingertip, but as I got busy, I started using that same knuckle to