I told myself ....
"I'm not going to make any holiday gifts or
seasonal crafts this year."
My friends and I have ENOUGH!
I know that sounds strange coming from a
CRAFTY blogger. :)
Life is BUSY.
I wanted to TAKE OFF the pressure.
FOCUS on the important stuff.
I was doing really good until I saw this.
Then I tried one snowflake...
I was hooked.
It was a fairly easy project.
I used some old red fabric that had
little gold dots on one side.
I didn't like those sparkly dots....
so I used the backside!
The lime green is linen.
I love linen on the table.
Guess what this is on the back????
I even had some lime green cotton
that matches almost perfectly
for the binding!
spending A DIME!
Sometimes it's FUN to eat your words.
And you know what???
I'll probably EAT my WORDS
a FEW more times before CHRISTMAS.
There are just TOO many inspiring things
floating around BLOGLAND!
I'll try NOT to get too
DISTRACTED on the FUN things
and TRY to focus on the
Do you have this FOCUS problem
I realized AFTER
fiddling with ironing selvages for this project
that I have a very BIG roll of
white bias tape that would have worked
I'll try to remember to use it next time!
I wonder if there'll BE a next time??
I think there will!
Thanks for the tutorial on these snowflakes Riel!
I used 6" squares for the snowflakes.
3" wide strips for the sashing.
I'm loving my new table runner!
Adding this post to some show and tells today
Seems there are LOTS of parties in blogland!