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Tuesday, January 03, 2012

Handmade Valentines

Busy day yesterday!  I went through some old paperwork and weeded out a ton of stuff.  I had tax stuff going back to 1997!  Needless to say, I sat with my shredder for over an hour and got rid of what was no longer necessary to keep.  That felt good!

I also finished up on my little pink Valentine Cat Doll:

It's very pink, isn't it?  And here is the seam treatment close up:

Be sure to see my Crazy Quilt Seam Treatment Inspiration photos here.

I'll get this litter of Valentine Cat Dolls sewn up in the next day or so.  They never look like much until they're all put together!

I also added some new Valentine Door Pillows to the shop.  Mom made these from vintage linens:



I still have a bunch of our Glitter Cards to list.  We made them before Christmas but I just didn't have time to add them until now.  I'll do that this afternoon.

For today, I have some errands to run.  I'll stop over at mom's and have some coffee with her and then go from there! 

2 comments:

Magpie's Mumblings said...

I have to get out my shredder too - hate that job, but if it isn't kept up we could end up drowning in paper. B'sides, if I get rid of the paper, there's more room for sewing stuff....right?

Susan said...

Those are pretty ones, too. I love your seam treatments. I can in no way ever make mine look like yours. You use things I would never use, and yours look great. The reason I'd never use them is because mine would look awful!

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