FINALLY FALL HAS ARRIVED – It is the 21st of October as I write this and I was beginning to think Thanksgiving would better be served as a deck picnic! Along with yet another hurricane, cooler temperatures are making for much more seasonal sewing ideas. That said – I decided to change courses a tad and focus this month on Christmas embroidery, particularly collars. We all get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holidays. Sometimes an event sneaks up catching our guard down, and ‘lil Susie’ just has nothing to wear! Collars can be added to a store bought dress or blouse for a quick and easy fix! I hope the enclosed article helps with last minute holiday dressing.
Also, I have given a holiday nod to someone from whom most of us have not heard in a long time. Wendy Lee Ragan of Peter Pan and Wendy published an absolutely GORGEOUS book in 1990 that inspired us all to try to perfect our shadow work skills. Many of her designs were for Christmas and a couple have been photographed here.
Finally, we take this time of year to say how much we appreciate each and every one of you as customers and readers. Let us say thanks, not just on Thanksgiving Day, but every day for all we have. May the holidays be Bright, and filled with Peace and Joy! Merry Christmas and
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