I took a well needed day off from work today and it was just
a beautiful day. I did things that needed to be done, but also
things that I just like doing.
I stained some linen and dyed some chenille yarn to use on
future projects. I did a variety of colors on the chenille.
Some tans, faded oranges and bittersweet. Prefect for
Fall and Halloween items. Then I put them on my
old fashion drying rack and sat it out in the gorgeous
sunshine to dry.
I also cleaned the sun porch and did some rearranging.
I have this beautiful old green grain bin that I moved to
a spot on the sun porch and added a few touches to
the top. An old grain sack towel with the best
small green stripes down each side. A few of my
old jars. Quite an obsession of mine and an
Of course I did some stitching. The day just wouldn't
be complete. I finished this Stacy Nash Alphabet
Sampler, but changed up the colors a bit, no surprise
there, right? And added a date to the bottom.
I'm pleased with it and hope to attach it to a
I do love making hornbooks.
Well, wishing all of you a wonderful day, doing
things that you love to do and that make you smile.