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The Backstitch and the End of Tangled Floss

Inviting the Backstitch into my Repertoire

Continuing my theme of cleaning out the old UFOs (unfinished projects) from yesterday’s post, this weekend I also worked on an appliqué project that I began in a wonderful class a over year ago ( 841 more words


How to Make Amazing Mini Tassels in 5 Easy Steps

Hello fellow sports fanatics!

It’s hard to believe it’s June already.  And sometimes it doesn’t feel like summer, when we are still watching hockey and basketball finals.   607 more words

Do It Yourself

Welcome to the RainbowHazeShop Blog!

Hello lovelies and welcome to my blog!

My name is Irina. I am the owner of RainbowHazeShop on etsy! I make and sell handwoven friendship bracelets and I am hoping to slowly teach you how to do that too! 220 more words

Embroidery Floss

Chikankari - The Floral White Work of India - Guest Blogger: Penny Peters

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


Crochet Dreamcatcher

I really love the crochet dreamcatchers I see and wanted to give one a try.  I had some old drapery hoops and thought they would be perfect as a dreamcatcher.  90 more words


spring & summer threads

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

Sweetwater Cotton Shoppe

Top Ten Tuesday {Embroidery}

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