Monthly Archives: November 2010

Egg Sandwich Doodle and Recipe

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A Handmade Christmas: Stockings

I always loved “opening” my Christmas stocking first and, to me, it’s not Christmas without a stocking! Why run out and buy a boring ol’ red and white one when you can easily make one. They’ll be extra special and … Continue reading

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Creative Inspiration: Store Windows

Today I had the pleasure of trying something new. I was asked if I could assist a friend of mine in doing the holiday staging at Victoria’s Secret on the Magnificent Mile. The front window was already done, but the … Continue reading

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Free Doily Embroidery Pattern!

I’m always working on new embroidery patterns and I just finished up this pattern of my version of a doily. I’m still working on stitching this up so I don’t have a final product to show you, but I would … Continue reading

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Color Combination Inspiration: Pale Green and Chocolate Brown

Looking out my window at the fall colors, I noticed that some of the leaves have yet to turn yellow and orange and there are still a few pale green ones holding on to summer. The contrast between those few … Continue reading

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Desk Calendar Round-Up

I can’t believe it’s that time of year to already be thinking about buying a new calendar. But, then again, Y2K seems like it was just a few years ago….I clearly have no concept of time. I’ve been looking around … Continue reading

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Flickr Friday

I tell you what, if I’m ever feeling drained of creativity or at a loss for inspiration, all I ever have to do is swing on over to the Embroidery Group on Flickr and it’s taken care of. Here are … Continue reading

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