This is what happens when a creative mama sits down and thinks about leaves with yarn and knitting needles in hand. Get the full tutorial at Natural Suburbia.
She also has a knitted oak leaf tutorial you can add to your pattern stash.
Here are some really nice patterns for sewing garments from the Selfish Seamstress blog. Scroll down and you’ll find this classic Audrey pattern, inspired by the Breakfast at Tiffany’s dress.
We are pleased to share this very important message from Amy Butler.
It has been three months since the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan and just over two months since the tornados and flooding throughout the Southern United States. They are slowly recovering and rebuilding from these disasters but help will be needed for years to come. I have put together a raffle to help support the relief efforts in these areas. Here’s the scoop on the raffle:
- Tickets are $10 each, purchased through Paypal
- There will be 3 winners, each receiving a Sweet Life Bag full of goodies
- 100% of the proceeds will be sent to The American Red Cross
- Tickets are on sale now through July 7th, Click Here or follow the directions below to get your tickets
- Any questions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please share this message with friends & family and on your blog or facebook page so everyone can get involved! Thank you so much for your help in this effort!
With love and gratitude,
How to purchase a raffle ticket:
About Imagine Childhood:
… a little nature… a little imagination… a lot of play. Toys, tools and activities for growing minds. Imagine Childhood is a family owned and operated company offering high quality environmentally conscious toys and activities that encourage exploration, creativity, and open-ended unstructured play.
About MOOV Construction Kits:
Possibly the most exciting toy we’ve played with in quite a while, these award winning Dutch construction kits by Berg MOOV are nothing short of awesome!
Made from incredibly sturdy materials that can be configured to the suggestions in the manuals or any other shape you can imagine, they require no tools and can easily be constructed by kids… or adults that just wish they were.
Build anything from a bike to a go-cart to a crane, a scooter and so much more!
Made in Holland for kids age 5 -12
Today the folks at Imagine Childhood are giving away a MOOV 3-in-1 starter kit valued at $249.00! To enter for a chance to win leave a comment by 11:59 p.m. Monday, June 20th, listing your favorite item from the Imagine Childhood Shop.
Can you just imagine a baby’s sweet little feet surrounded by rose petals? Squee!
How about lettuce leaves?
Crafted by SmartlittleonesTM on Bryn Du Farm in Colorado. Available at ImagineChildhood.com.