My favorite day of the week. The first day of the weekend when all things seem possible. First some rest, some tinkering, then along comes Sunday when I realize I didn't accomplish any of those things. But for now, it's still Saturday. Just a few photos to share. Shelves Cubbies Bric-a-brac Happy Saturday!
This doily is called Nostalgia, by Karen Steyskal, a typical style I've seen in my grandmothers' homes growing up. I'm a fan since the pattern is easy and works well in #10 and #3, both shown here. This one is in Opera #10 (Coats & Clark, but discontinued) in a #582 Robin's egg blue. I… Continue reading Nostalgia Doilies for tea
A new teapot cozy for the teapot I recently purchased. This one is made of 2 granny squares to fit each side, then seamed in anyway I could come up with to keep the 2 pieces together. The rose is an Irish rose, free patterns for this are everywhere online. I had the teapot on… Continue reading Tea and Roses – a Teapot Cozy