Thursday, July 27, 2006

Embroidery meditation


Sewing and embroidery is very soothing. I've also been making my own velvet flowers. Very very soothing.

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  1. I find sewing is like meditating and I agree it is very soothing. I love the braid at the top and the velvet flowers are so cute. I found a gorgeous gypsy bag on the net with instructions on how to make velvet flowers.
    (ps I have a new identity but no new blog as yet - but you will be one of the first to know!) xox

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  2. I'm happy and relieved to see you here.

    XOXO

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  3. I've always called my hand sewing "my therapy". Works great.

    This is a great piece, the velvet flower is fantastic.

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  4. I agree that embroidery can be very zen-like and calming. This piece is beautiful!

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  5. oh this is so pretty...

    And you MADE the flower ?

    Love that ! Cute pins all by themselves even (And on your cute tag cards !)


    This bird is so sweet.
    Your stitches very FINE !

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  6. Yes true if one can stitch it can be prayerful, though since I am not such the gifted type, stitches only cause me to becoming aware of my frustration ;)AT LEAST I have yours site to soothe me and show me the beauty of such ways!!

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  7. I agree with you Colette. I find hand sewing very soothing. There is something lovely about holding fabric in your hand and creating.
    Love the velvet flowers!

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