I’ve been teaching Boo the basics of embroidery….no fancy stitches yet….just how to split the thread, thread the needle and sew a line. My mother taught me to sew when I was her age. It was one of my favorite things to do.
Boo finished this sweet little sign up last night….I thought I’d just leave it in the hoop and hang it somewhere.
The little wicker sewing box was my step-grandmother’s. I knew I saved it for a reason: B is for Boo.
Boo: Oh my gosh….this is the cutest little trashcan!
Me: That is…..a thimble.
All you need for a beginning sewing project is:
For your sanity I also recommend:
A book Boo is working on right now is a cute book for whimsical embroidery: Doodle Stitching: Embroidery & Beyond. It has tiny little cross stitch patterns for woodland creatures and a lot of decorative stitches. All the Doodle Stitching books by Aimee Ray are filled with inspiration