Category Archives: Personal

Crochet Your Own Kitchen Towel Holder

Originally posted on Fabric Follies Two:
Over at Mish Mash etc. ( http://mishmashetc.blogspot.com) there’s a free crochet pattern for a kitchen towel holder. Quick, easy and works great. Just click on the pic to get there… 🙂

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Crochet Your Own Kitchen Towel Holder

Over at Mish Mash etc. ( http://mishmashetc.blogspot.com) there’s a free crochet pattern for a kitchen towel holder. Quick, easy and works great. Just click on the pic to get there… 🙂

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Christening Gown

Isn’t this lovely? This Christening Gown was made by my daughter for her first grandchild. The lace behind it is a hooded cape. I am so proud of her.. !!

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Big Blue Quilt…

The Big Blue Quilt is coming along.  It was not planned, but seems that by placing the dark strip in the middle as I made the Rail Fence Blocks the light zig zag looks like a raised road!  Another of … Continue reading

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Free Knitted Shawl Pattern.. Bev’s Country Cottage

Back in 2006 when I was trying to learn to knit I found this pattern and decided I could do it.  I knew how to knit and purl.  This looked easy enough.  And it was.  If you have a newbie, … Continue reading

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Tablet Weaving… A New Convert

My phone rang a couple of days ago.  There was a name on the ID that I didn’t recognize but we often get calls from workmen who use a phone belonging to someone else, so I answered it.  Was I … Continue reading

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Ingram Arts and Crafts Show … more stuff

  I’ve been working on a selection of different styles of handwork to show at the Ingram Arts and Crafts Show in Tupelo, OK on Sept. 22, 2012.  The photo shows a pocket weaving board warped with hand spun wool … Continue reading

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A “New” Disppearing Nine Patch.. free tutorial…

I love it.  I just found it.  I. had. to. show. it. to. you.!!  I really like the disappearing nine patch quilt block.  It takes an easy basic block and turns it into something that looks so meticulously done. This … Continue reading

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Tomorrow Begins a New Year!

What a busy time it’s been.  I hope everyone had a lovely Christmas.   The Christmas season was a busy one and it’s always a joy to have son John home for the holiday.  Today I will finish taking down all the … Continue reading

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Tea Wallet .. Free Pattern at Is It Nap Time Yet?

I have lost my tea wallet!!!   spfttt**##@fftt  smahsh splatt bang  shhhplt!!! Yes, I’m having a tantrum..;o( I really DO NOT like the coffee at our Golden Corral so I always take my tea wallet with me and just get … Continue reading

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