Who doesn’t love gnomes and mushrooms?? A person could easily get addicted to making cute stuff like this. Thanks for sharing, Sonja! I will be making another one of these very soon–like, tomorrow.
My new best friend in the sewing room is Netflix’s Watch Instantly beta for Mac. I’m in love. Much better for keeping the spirits up than NPR these days. I’m working my way through season 1 of Weeds at the moment.
And I’m working my way through a stack of free patterns and tutorials. Next up, I think, is Anna Maria Horner’s wildflower pincushion (this is also in Quilts and More Spring 2008, but I was too lazy to look for mine). I have a funky piece of yellow wool for the center of the flower.
Really, I just wanted to get my hands on some of her fabric. 🙂
Look what she sent along:
OH MY, no doubt this matrushka is adorable and has a Freda’s Hive One of a Kind tag, but do you know what else? It is stuffed with lavender and smells like SUMMER to me. Ahhhhhhh, yes, that time of year when it is warm (but not too hot…) without aid of furnace. I’m going to be sniffing this item all winter, I can just tell. Ahhhhh…