Corn Roast Apron - I embroidered this for our host. He loved it and wore it all afternoon (which was such a compliment!). I created the name myself, but I'm sorry I can't remember where I got the corn design. Hope you like it as much as he did.
My first try to stitch FSL Edging on 100% Linen to make a doily. After admiring lidiad's elegant creations, I wanted to try making my own doily with FSL edging ITH. This is the result, and the design is from Sue Box. (Sorry for the shadow in the photo
First attempt at quilting - this is my first "test" piece, and I turned it into a table top/mat. I've been wanting to try this type of quilting pattern for a long time, but had not had enough scraps or thorough enough instructions to do it. I'
I just noticed - the Christmas Countdown here at Cute. Click on the banner above, to see the beautiful Christmas Bells that Veronika has so generously shared with us. Check for new posts each day until Christmas!
Train Case - Thought I would make this train case, which is a project from Husqvarna, for my young niece who wants to be an actress. It turned out pretty nice, but I found it quite fiddly with all the layers and very stiff interfacing (never used that be
My 1st machine cross stitch project - Cat Cosmetic Bag. Made this for my young niece, who loves cats. This design stitches out beautifully. There was one "x" missing from the file, so I added it by hand after the rest of the design finished
Made 3 sets of reusable scented Hand Warmers to give with gifts. The designs are from Embroidery Library. I used 100% wool felt for the covers. Filled some with rice and others with navy beans, and scented them with lavender. Heat them in a
Pillow for my Neice in black & burgandy. She likes celtic knotwork and her living room has these colors. It was a fun project (except for the invisible zipper I used), as I have not done a patchwork style pillow before, and had to be extra precise with
Wanted to show a couple of ornaments I made using a few of the corks we have collected over the years. Saw something similar for sale at $15 each in a retail shop. They were very easy to make, but a bit messy with the glitter. (I had forgotten that bit
Irish Claddagh - Sweatshirt to celebrate St. Patrick's Day - shirt is navy blue and design is from EmbLib.com. Used metallic thread for the gold and tiny bit of silver and it stitched out beautifully. Thx for looking!
A couple of Hand towels that I was asked to make for a lady who will be giving them as thank you gifts to her friends. Hope they like them. Both of these monogram fonts are from Cute Alphabets, one of the Cute sister sites. Thanks for looking.
Rose Pillow - made this pillow that was given as a birthday gift to compliment new bedding. I was amazed how well the colors matched since I didn't have any of the actual bedding to use as a guide. Photo #4 is the back side. I use the swirly faux fur