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« on: November 11, 2008 09:51:15 AM »

Sponsored Content - Craft Book Excerpt

The following is an excerpt from the new craft book...

Stitched In Time: Memory-Keeping Projects to Sew and Share from the Creator of Posie Gets Cozy
by Alicia Paulson

About this book

In Stitched in Time Alicia Paulson shares 30 beautiful, inventive, and thoughtful projects that encourage you to take your memories down from the bookshelf, out of the closet, or off the hard drive and bring them into your daily life. Creator of a charming line of handmade gifts and accessories called Posie: Rosy Little Things, Paulson organizes these adorable handmade mementoseach one incorporating unique elements such as photos, drawings, and other ephemerainto three sections: For the Little Ones, For Every Day, and For Special Occasions. Many projects are easy enough for the beginning sewer to complete, and Paulson explains all the necessary techniques, from hand- and machine-sewing to embroidery, appliqu, stenciling, and transferring photos to fabric.

In as little as a weekend anyone can create a keepsake for the ages that will be enjoyed every daywhether its a quilt made from outgrown baby clothes, an apron featuring a favorite family recipe, a tote bag documenting a treasured vacation, or a stuffed animal fashioned from a childs drawing. With love incorporated into every stitch, these sweet projects each evoke the feeling of a special time and place, and are so much more than just a commemoration of events. Whether you want to remember your family summers at the beach or a daughters first apartment, a perfect gift for a loved one or a memento to keep all to yourself is just stitches away.









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emmaline
« Reply #1 on: November 11, 2008 08:46:53 PM »

I can't wait to try this! And buy that book (I don't think I can wait for it in my own stocking)
I LOVE Alicia Paulson. She is amazing.
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« Reply #2 on: December 09, 2008 03:03:49 AM »

OOOh that's a lovely project and the book looks really inviting too. I shall have to wait and see what santa brings .... Tongue
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