Category Archives: embroidery

Temple Treasures!

Remember these? I cannot tell you how much my family and friends are loving these! In fact, rumor has it, that a certain family has Shabbat dinner SOLELY to use their new challah cover! Whatever works, right? H’anyways, when I … Continue reading

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FREAKING AWESOME (almost) Friday!

*I wrote this post and scheduled it for Friday, then I saw this. The Marshmallow crew will be silent on Friday. I can’t believe it’s been almost two weeks since I’ve blogged! It’s been go, go, go around here lately … Continue reading

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Muggin’ Monday

::mug rug:: I cannot get over the name ::shudder:: I really cannot get over the name. These little sweethearts are essentially giant coasters, which is what I’m going to call them, for two reasons. One: “Giant Coaster” is descriptive (and … Continue reading

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Challah Covers times Six (or Seven)

I’ve met so many wonderful people working at Wish. Amazing quilters, adorable kids, new friends, local business owners, you name it. One such person is Diane. She’s starting a business here in Raleigh called Temple Treasures. A website is in … Continue reading

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Anna’s T-Shirt Quilt

I’ve been reassured by the mother of the recipient of this quilt that she doesn’t have Facebook and doesn’t read my blog…and since Chanukkah is oh, a week away, I’m not going to hold on to this any longer! I … Continue reading

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Bee Blocks for October!

It’s FINALLY starting to cool off here and starting to feel like fall!! Last night we had a beautiful Shabbos dinner (complete with our knobby gourds)… …and the afternoons are perfect for lazing around with the doggies on the porch! … Continue reading

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All kinds of cards!

I know I’ve been quiet over here for a while, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been busy! Even without being back at school teaching, fall is still proving to be a hectic time! I’ve been obsessed with stationary lately. … Continue reading

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Bee Blocks-August

This month is Julie’s over at Daisy Sewing. She asked for blocks akin to two quilts fromĀ  Jacquie of Tallgrass Prairie Studio fame. She wanted them to be framed in a satin-y purple, but save that, she gave us free … Continue reading

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Beaches and Quilts…

don’t always mix so well. Not that they CAN’T mix, I love them both. But I REALLY love the beach. Nothing soothes my soul like water, specifically that of the oceanic variety. We’ve been lucky enough to have THREE beach … Continue reading

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Tea Towels!

We all love linen, yes? Yes. We all love polka dots? (Oh come on, you know you do, even if you won’t admit it out loud.) Yes. We all love embroidery and monograms? No? Well I do. Do I like … Continue reading

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