Getting Hungry

Well, not really but some of my recent embroidery projects may make you think otherwise.    First I did this fun apron that says “hot and spicy” because aprons go over very well through the fall into the winter holidays.   I also did this fun salsa towel with a real salsa recipe. I like the…

Spring Table Toppers

The snow is finally melting thanks to a great big dose of rain. I had my first spring craft show last week and made a bunch of spring table toppers.   The yellow ones are already gone and I only have one purple one left so I guess I will be making more today as…

Spring has sprung

Well it looks like spring is finally here. We had a fun brunch last weekend to celebrate with me, Rob, Maddie, my brother Mike and my friend and colleague Jen. My brother cooked which was awesome since he is a chef, but I contributed a homemade banana cake, black and red fruit salad and mimosas.…

Table Toppers

I have been quiet over the past few weeks as my day job has been unreasonably busy. But, despite the craziness at work, I have made a few new things. I have really enjoyed making table toppers. I got the Atkinson Designs hexagon table topper pattern which has three sizes – small which is about…

Waiting for Spring

I have really had enough of winter. Cold, snow, wind – and don’t even get me started on flight delays. Undecided to try to get in the spring spirit by making some Easter table topper. These table toppers make up so quick. A simple star block with a border, angled corners, and then another border…

Holiday Table Topper

It is beginning to look a lot like Christmas. I have started working up holiday table toppers. At approximately 16″ square, they look great on a side table, coffee table, on a counter or hutch, or beneath flowers as a centerpiece. I’m hoping to get 100 made between now and Christmas – a combination of…