Saturday, February 11, 2017

Small Finishes

It was a week of small projects for me.

This little Pepper Table mat will join the others
going to a retreat in April.
I found those pepper squares in my 2 1/2" square drawer.
They make this table mat so BRIGHT and cheery!

The table mats will be auctioned off
and will HOPEFULLY find themselves
Happy HOMES!

MY goal is 12!!


I also made this little tiny patchwork mug rug
for a new member at church.
Men are a little bit of a challenge to sew for,
don't you think?
I hope this little mat says WELCOME!!!

Then there are these super simple slippers
that have been UN-finished for a couple of years!!!

Yeah!!
Finally done!

Last, but not least,
a little tiny pair of slippers.

A new pattern for me.
Fairly easy to make
but...
They're TOO small for granddaughter!
Oh well...
:)
Someone else will get to wear them.

8 comments:

  1. Nice table mat. I've had fun embroidering designs for mug rugs -- I made myself one with a purple spider on a black background at Halloween. Hum, don't remember where I put it... I've been very frustrated recently with my knitting for my grands. I did three cute hats for Christmas this year and all 3 were too small. Although, my oldest granddaughter wore hers all Christmas afternoon. I'm going to take the hats back and rip them out. Maybe next year I should measure their heads first! And the year before all the fleece hats I embroidered and made were too small too. Maybe I should give up on hats for them! Hope you have a great weekend.

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  2. I've really enjoyed seeing your creations on IG. Love the minis and knitting.

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  3. That papper fabric is great, I love it, nice table mat and mug rug

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  4. What a cool block!!! The peppers are super fun in there, too!

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  5. your table mat is adorable. and yes it is hard to make things for men. someone will love those slippers. sometimes I think it is a higher intervention because someone needs them.

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  6. Love those little peppers in the table mat.

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  7. You reminded me that I have a retreat coming up and need to get working on a few projects. Your mat is bright and cheerful. The peppers did the trick!

    I have all sons in their thirties. Now I sew for them by making things for their wives and daughters. Really what can a sewing mom make for men? lol I used to make boxers when they were boys and young men but...

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