Hand Embroidered

I hand embroidered an adorable shirt for Topher's first birthday party. Hand embroidery is so easy. Really. No rules and counting like cross-stitch. Just draw or copy a picture and embroider on top of it. Easy. I call it drawing with thread. I printed out a gnome from my Doodle Stitching Motif book. This was …

I’ve Been Reading

Some of you might remember that I resolved to read more this year. I did not make a new year's resolution- I simply decided I would read more this year to try to rekindle my love for reading. My love has been soured by several terrible books and I felt like nothing else was worth …