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Hello Sunshine Embroidery Hoop Art

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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

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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

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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...]

Christmas Gift Ideas: Sugar & Spiced Nuts + Tag

Simple Christmas Gift Ideas- Sugar & Spiced Nuts with cute printable www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

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 www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

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...]

Pity Party 149 featuring DIY Ideas

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Happy Friday! Welcome to the Pity Party, my weekly linky party. I hope you had a wonderful week.  We found out last week that my youngest’s baseball team made it to the PONY World Series!! It’s been another busy week getting prepared for such a fun event.  Follow me on Instagram as I cheer him on! At last week’s Pity Party there were several DIY posts that looked amazing.  Even [Read More...]

Summer in a Can Printable

Always Summer Printable www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Today I’m guest posting over at my friend Amy’s blog- the Idea Room.  I adore Amy to pieces.  I’m excited to be sharing a little something for summer.  If you are visiting from the Idea Room, welcome!  Get to know a little bit about me, visit my kids ideas, printables and recipes. Make sure you visit the Idea Room to know what a summer can is all about.  I’m going [Read More...]

Fun Printable Mother’s Day Card times 2

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Mother’s Day is this week!  Hard to believe that 14 years ago I found out ON Mother’s Day that I was going to be a mom.  Growing up we made breakfast in bed for my Mom and gave her some (usually handmade) gifts.  We’ve continued the tradition in my family and now I’m the one getting breakfast in bed and some cute treats.  This year I created some simple little [Read More...]