Edgey Cork Blooms ~ New Pattern!

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Hello ~ Beautiful Edgey Cork Blooms! Have you seen the new cork fabric in the shops lately?  Perhaps you were a bit like me… you loved it, but didn’t want to make a wallet or bag from it?  Well, I began experimenting–fusing it of course, and developed a project to combine a placemat with collage flowers, and all of it …

o hello spring ~ a collage mug runner

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hey  ~here’s an example of mini-collage … you know… for those little bits of leftover floral motifs.  the background fabric is a leftover scrap of batik.  and i picked colors that were complimentary to it, creating chat i call a “mug runner.” that would be “runner” as in larger than a mug rug, but large enough for coffee and a …

Blog Love and “Trust In Him” Mug Rug

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If you read my post yesterday, about using my favorite chalk pens – Sewline – today shows the result. I should have also posted the product description, so here it is:   “Specially formulated leads give a clear, fine line on fabrics. Lines are easily removed from most fabrics with the special Sewline Eraser or removed by dabbing with a damp …