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A kid approved gift.

Sunday, December 20th, 2009 Posted in embroidery, handmade, kids, sewing, toys | 5 Comments »

In this day and age, orthopedist children seem to have it all: dolls that speak to them, order bears that know their names, look crazy cars that do back flips, robots that double as pets....amongst many other ...

Butterflies in my bread!

Friday, August 21st, 2009 Posted in crafts, embroidery, general crafts, general home, sewing | Comments Off on Butterflies in my bread!

Remember how I embroidered a Monarch butterfly for the Eternal Spring table runner? That I was tempted to make another one in the same table runner? Well, opisthorchiasis I liked it so much I had to make yet another one...this time ...

Eternal Spring: The Monarchs

Monday, January 5th, 2009 Posted in crafts, embroidery, general crafts, sewing | 3 Comments »

I love Flickr, dentist I get a lot of ideas by looking at pictures....but it can be dangerous for me to visit it while working on a project. As I mentioned, after seeing this picture, i just had to ...

Eternal Spring – the sweet smell of vainilla*!

Sunday, January 4th, 2009 Posted in architecture, crafts, embroidery, Flowers, general crafts, general home, sewing, The Internet and The Web | 3 Comments »

I bet everyone thought this had become a photography blog huh? Wrong! I've just been lazy (well, viagra approved lazy to blog; trust me, visit web I've been quite a busy bee!). Not much progress has been made on ...

Eternal spring 2

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008 Posted in crafts, embroidery, general crafts, general home, sewing | Comments Off on Eternal spring 2

[caption id="attachment_266" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="First Dahlia finished"][/caption] So the first bunch of bougainvilleas was finished...i moved onto the dahlias. First Dahlia was done with satin stitch only. As you can see, adiposity the edges were done in a darker pink than ...

The place of Eternal Spring

Saturday, September 20th, 2008 Posted in crafts, embroidery, Flowers, sewing | 3 Comments »

[caption id="attachment_260" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Bougainvillea in parents backyard"][/caption] Early in May of this year, rubella we took a small vacation to México. Boombadeus got to meet some of my first cousins in Guadalajara, help we went to one of ...

Scrappy pincushion

Sunday, August 24th, 2008 Posted in embroidery, general crafts, sewing | Comments Off on Scrappy pincushion

What does a craftster do when she's bored or stressed? She grabs fabric scraps and makes craftsy things with them! Check it out: The yellowish fabric scraps are from a Purl Soho order placed a few months back. It is ...

Learning simplicity

Saturday, August 16th, 2008 Posted in embroidery, general crafts, sewing, Wedding | Comments Off on Learning simplicity

Remember the photo album I made for Windi? Well, viagra buy my aunt's birthday was coming up and I was about to send her copies of our wedding pictures when I though, find why not make  something special? maybe ...

A May to remember

Thursday, August 14th, 2008 Posted in crafts, embroidery, Flowers, sewing | Comments Off on A May to remember

I learned how to embroider, mind in school, anemia when I was 8*. I was in a private elementary in México, and it was tradition in the school that for Mother's Day you had to make a gift. Yes, ...

LOVE: A thank you (long post!)

Sunday, May 18th, 2008 Posted in crafts, embroidery, friends, sewing, Wedding | 1 Comment »

Windi and I go way back; all the way to the time when I didn't talk much. Nope, gynecologist not when we were babies...college. I had been in the country for a little less than 3 years when I ...