A story is told about the origins of Chikankari, the floral white work of India, that hundreds of years ago a Mughal emperor was scandalized because he could see the body of one of the women in his harem through her garment. 300 more words
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it’s looking like winter may be behind us…at least for the next few days. thunderstorms tonight and above average temps later this week.
it seemed like the perfect time to start thinking about spring and summer or as the French say Printemps (spring) and La Mer (summer). 116 more words
We love whipping up projects quickly with our sewing machines, but sometimes sitting down and doing some slow stitching is exactly what we need. February is National Embroidery Month and to celebrate we have rounded up a few of our favorite patterns and tutorials for you to enjoy. 154 more words