Lace Cap Hydrangeas

What a fabulous year for hydrangeas in SC.  I am enjoying the lace caps so much.  I brought several bouquets in, but mashed together in a vase, one cannot see their beauty.  I used my favorite pedestal bowl and inserted a heavy metal frog in a glass...

Doggie Rain coat

This doggie raincoat made for my labradoodle, Harriet, is interlined and weatherproof.  The pattern is available for $12.00   Please share with all your dog "tailors" and order through...

Spring in full swing in Tega Cay

Who doesn't love this time of year?  Perfect temperatures, no humidity here, yet, and enjoyable gardening.   The nurseries are full of new varieties and colors.   Here is Monet's palate in our little space.  Still a work in progress.  The...

Stick Horses

    Remember the quintessential toy of our youth: the stick horse?   I have been sewing them in varieties of cotton fabric and using fabric ribbons for their bridles.  The mane and forelock is cotton yarn.   I so thoroughly enjoyed making...