Sew for the Beauty of it.

Sewing enthusiast, You are cordially invited to attend our yearly event at the Rohnert Park Public Library. The event will take place on Saturday, September 16, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Members will provide sewing demonstrations throughout the event. Please help spread the word to anyone who may be interested in participating and/ or joiningContinue reading “Sew for the Beauty of it.”

Tea Party Banner

  Supplies: 11 12″x 12″ scrapbook sheets White scrap paper (embossed with the Cuddle Bug Embosser) Roll of lace beads Multiple patterned paper Hot Glue gun I used the die cut machine (Cricut) to make this Tea Party banner.  Started with 12″ x 12″ scrapbook sheets I got for free because Michael’s Craft store wasContinue reading “Tea Party Banner”

Tiny Raglan Sweater Ornaments

Tiny Raglan Ornament Materials: Fingering to DK weight yarn, variegated and self-striping yarns give a particularly nice effect. Set of 5 double-point needles, of a size to give you the gauge you want. A contrasting-colored waste yarn (10 inches or so will do.) These are easy and fast to knit.  I knitted these a couple ofContinue reading “Tiny Raglan Sweater Ornaments”

2 Color Reversible Boot Cuff Pattern

2 Color Reversible Boot Cuff Pattern Last winter, my sister sent me a picture of crocheted boot cuffs and asked if I could knit them for her.  The boot cuffs looked easy enough and I knitted a pair for her.  While surfing Pinterest, I noticed the boot cuffs are everywhere.  The boot cuffs can beContinue reading “2 Color Reversible Boot Cuff Pattern”

Hand Knitted Ear Flap Hat/Beanie

This is my favorite knitting pattern of all time. I love knitting hats because they are quick projects that don’t require a lot of yarn and they can be personalized in so many ways. I love ear flaps because my ears get cold in my office! Sizes XS, S, M, L Supplies: Size 9 orContinue reading “Hand Knitted Ear Flap Hat/Beanie”

Fall Deco Mesh Wreath

I made this wreath two years ago.  I used metallic fabric along with deco mesh for this wreath.  As you can see I used my rule of threes.  Three sun flowers and three fall leaves with raffia and acorns.  The sun flowers and fall leaves are hot glued down and the metallic fabric and fallContinue reading “Fall Deco Mesh Wreath”

My Amazing Halloween Deco Mesh Wreath

Two years ago my sister, Tina introduced me to deco mesh.  She made a wreath out of it and showed it to me and I fell in love with.  Tina is very sophisticated and her wreaths are out of this world.  I’m more country and old fashioned.  Between the two of us we come upContinue reading “My Amazing Halloween Deco Mesh Wreath”