Christmas Dress and Boys’ Outfits

Four years ago, yes that’s right.. four, I was going to makeย myself and my two boys semi-matching Christmas outfits. I found thisย holly material that I thought was just beautiful. Continue reading

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Napping pillow: Christmas edition

Rhode gets so excited about these pillow covers for his kindergarten napping pillow. ย He keeps checking up on the project, telling me it looks so good, and offering suggestions. The trunk was the last thing I put on. Rhode kept telling me it needed a “stick” at the bottom. I know.. I know..!

Ace laid beside me on the couch yesterday while I was embroidering. He wanted to “pull” the needle every time I made a stitch. ๐Ÿ™‚ Sometimes children are just too helpful. Ace was very proud to tell Rhode last night that he helped sew his pillow. How sweet!

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Tree is four pieces. Tree and trunk are machine sewn with 1/4 inch seam and a raw edge. ย “JOY” and star are embroidered. Both the green tree pieces and the bright green case material are left over from Ace’s dragon costume material.

Improvements: It would have lookedย better if my “JOY” was an inch to the right.