Search Results for: embroidery

Shhh.. I’m Reading Embroidery Hoop Art

Shhhhh I'm reading - adorable embroidery hoop art from Flamingo Toes

Next up for Funner in the Summer-  Bev from Flamingo Toes.  You are in for a treat! Bev has major skills.  Her sewing and embroidery are fabulous.  Bev makes some amazing jewelry too.  And she’s just as nice in person (if not more) as you would think she is.   Make sure to visit her to be inspired! My name is Bev and I blog over at Flamingo Toes. Today I [Read More…]

Hello Sunshine Embroidery Hoop Art

Hello Sunshine Embroidery Art from Flamingo Toes

Hello 30 Handmade Days readers! My name is Bev and I blog over at Flamingo Toes. I am soooo excited to be here today for Mique’s Funner in the Summer series! One of my favorite things to do in my down time is embroidery. I seem to have a hard time just hanging out and watching a movie – without working on some sort of project at the same time. [Read More…]

Fun Spring Embroidery Project

Hello there, 30 days readers! It’s Allison from little lovelies, here to share a pretty spring embroidery project with you. I have been sharing all kinds of needlework postshere on Mique’s blog, but this one just might be my favorite yet. I always come across these fake ranuculus flowers when I am craft shopping and wanted to create a project so that I could display them in my home without [Read More…]

Organizing Your Embroidery Floss


Hi 30 Days readers. It’s Allison , from little lovelies, here to share my favorite embroidery storage idea with you. You can see the other needlework posts that I have done for 30 days by clicking here.   For my post this month, I wanted to share the way that I organize my embroidery thread. I have quickly accumulated a collection of thread and I had to figure out a [Read More…]

Getting Started in Embroidery

When Mique contacted me to become an needle arts contributor on her blog, my first thought was “YES!” and about 3 seconds later was “Are you sure?”. I am pretty new to needle arts – I’ll admit it. I have been embroidering for less than a year, with cross stitch being the only needle art I have been doing for as long as I can remember. Let me tell you [Read More…]

Updated Family Tree: Embroidery Style


Recently my embroidery love has been lit on fire again.  There are so many fun things you can do with a scrap of fabric, a needle and some thread.  Last year I made a project for my Mom and Dad that you could take ideas from and create something all your own. Embroidered Seashell Family Tree First, what you will need: fabric scissors Warm & Natural batting embroidery thread needle- [Read More…]

10 Craft Supplies I Can’t Live Without

Top 10 Craft Supplies I Can't Live Without

My funny friend Kimbo from A Girl and a Glue Gun is celebrating her birthday this week.  I’ve joined in with 38 other bloggers to bring you a HUGE craft supplies giveaway.  Before you see what we chose, I wanted to share the top 10 Craft Supplies I Can’t Live Without!  Some of them are very inexpensive and there’s one that is more of an investment…   Check out my [Read More…]

the Party Bunch | Week 37

Blueberry-Sour-Cream-Pancakes featured on the Party Bunch

Happy 4th of July to my US friends! I hope you have a fun and safe holiday with family and friends. If you’re looking for some last minute ideas, make sure to download these 4th of July printables, patriotic lunch sacks, and red, white and blue popcorn balls.   Thanks for linking up last week.  Here are our favorites: Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 Handmade Days, Heather [Read More…]

Christmas Gift Ideas: Sugar & Spiced Nuts + Tag

Simple Christmas Gift Ideas- Sugar & Spiced Nuts with cute printable

Seriously! Christmas is sooo close.  And I’m scrambling.  Lots to do! Hopefully you’re more ahead of things than I am.  I’m still putting Christmas gift ideas together.  Another pun is involved in today’s project.  I think I need an intervention.  But in the meantime- enjoy! For this gift idea you will need: a container, Sugar & Spiced Nuts and my printable.  Whip up a batch of Sugar & Spice Nuts, [Read More…]

Gift Ideas for the Girls in Your Life

Simple and sweet Christmas Gifts with printable card

I’ve been working round the clock on holiday projects to share here.  Someone recently asked on Instagram for gift ideas for friends so I modified an older button earrings idea to create these fun cards: You could use these cards for just about anything.  I made some simple button earrings and attached them to one of the cards.  I purposely did “wishing you” so that you could dot the “I’s” [Read More…]