Heart Warming


Here is a project that my mom and I teamed up on for the current November/December issue of Crafts & Things. Mom embroidered the designs on this tea towel set, and I finished them off with tags and wraps. The top right towel is wrapping a loaf of bread. It was so fun to work together on this. I hope we can do it again. 🙂 Crafts and Things is full of great ideas with easy to follow step-by-step instructions. You can generally find it at your grocery store or Wal-Mart.

  • Stamps: Heart Warmers – Kim Hughes Collection (Cornish Heritage Farms)
  • Cardstock: Kraft and light blue/purple (Prism)
  • Ink:  light dye based ink that will wash out after stitching and cleaning
  • Accs: embroidery floss & ribbon (May Arts)

18 responses to “Heart Warming

  1. Oh, my! This is just a fantastic set!

  2. OMGoodness, this is SO cute! You didn’t tell me abou this (or if you did, I’ve forgotten)! What a great gift!

  3. How wonderful that you and your Mom worked on this together! Adorable, fantastic, project!!

  4. Oh my goodness – these are so sweet – makes me want to do embroidery again!

  5. Oh Lori, these are wonderful! I bet that bread inside is yummmmy too!

  6. Oh my gosh! Those towels are adorable. I used to embroider alot. Must get out my threads and give this a try. What wonderful gifts.

    Thanks so much for sharing. Thank your mom also.

  7. What a cute idea!! I love to give simple but nice gifts and especially something I made. Thanks for sharing!

  8. Lori, this is a charming and adorable gift! It’s so cozy and it just shouts out with the love that was put into making it.

  9. So very sweet and heart felt gift to receive,ty for sharing.
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  10. Cute, so very cute. I will have to look for the article and the magazine

  11. Absoluetly darling! I love the whole set! Awesome job!!

  12. These are fantastic. This is what the holidays are all about. Getting together as a family and making memories.

  13. what a great gift set this would make! love it!! hope to see more that you and your mom are able to team up on!!

  14. How cute! I love how you added the wrapping! 🙂

  15. Such fun to work with your mama!! I love it!

  16. Wow! How awesome, I love these! I’ll be running out to buy this issue! It’s so cool you got to work with your mom and got it published! So happy for you both!

  17. amazing!!! I just adore what you made here, 🙂

  18. I love these. Its been years since I’ve embroidered! What a great gift idea and of course using Kim’s stamps! Adorable!

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