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The ordinary arts we practice every day at home are of more importance to the soul than their simplicity might suggest ~ Sir Thomas Moore ~

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Thankful {things I love} Thursday ...

I am so Grateful to be in 2 Stampington publications this month.
Somerset Studio Gallery Summer 2015
Sew Somerset
Summer 2015 where I have 3 articles / art work.
A Contact Gatherer pouch
 to hold  business cards
created with my Woodland Whispers print on the cover.
Practical Pinafore
my new favourite style of apron
with cross over straps. Super comfy to wear and easy to put on and off.
lots of embellishments including a special little
"love note to the sparrows"
And for the garden,
my Live Life Lantern
create using a few  watercoloured prayer flag panels
and stitched together.
All the directions to create, along with needed Tools & Materials are in Sew Somerset.
I wanted to create it so that it could lay flat after Summer when it's time to pack away the garden items.  The two dowels on top criss cross and you simply just take them out to allow the lantern to fold up.
In our garden, the Lilac have all but finished
making way for the Peony to be the star of the garden for a little while.
I've snipped and gathered up the last little bit of lilac and lily of the valley
to bring indoors ♥
hope you are having a wonderful, Thankful Thursday
♥ d


La Table De Nana said...

Congratulations..well deserved..

we have the same things in different ways blooming;)

Starr White said...

Inspiringly beautiful and creative projects! I especially love the idea of the pinafore as wearable art. Can't wait to get my hands on a copy;)

Mereknits said...

Deb, this is just so exciting!!!! Congrats.

Jeanne said...

Gorgeous postings as always.
Blessings sweet friend.


Deb said...

thanks so much Monique ♥
it's all about the Peony in our garden now :-)

Deb said...

thank you Starr ~ you will absolutely love this issue ~ filled to the brim with beauty ♥

Deb said...

thank you Meredith xo

Deb said...

thank you so much Jeanne xo

Julie Marie said...

Still trying to find the magazine Deb... I may end up having to order it, but I want it!... looks beautiful seeing all of your creations!... xoxo...

Deb said...

thank you Julie marie ~ it truly is a gorgeous issue (all the Stampington magazines are amazing and inspirational) ~ I am honoured to have my work included ♥ xo