There are so many troubled people and places in the world today. I am thankful daily for my home, family, friends, health, and blessings. You, my online friends are definitely included in that!
This little corner of our house caught my eye yesterday, so I thought I would share it here. The chair came from my grandparents' home and my mom needlepointed the seat cover for it many years ago. Some of my favorite quilt projects are hanging on and around it. It all makes me smile whenever I walk by!
Mary in Peoria Handmade recently shared her string backpack that she had made and enjoys using, so I thought I would share the one I've made, too.
It's all wrinkled because I use it a lot! It's so handy for when you want both hands free or don't want to carry your purse. The tutorial I used can be found HERE at Sew Can She. It's called the Easy Peasy backpack, and it is!
I like these little charms I found to add to the zipper tabs of pouches I'm making.
I'm making one for my mom, and she has some trouble with her fingers these days, so I thought adding a little extra something to the zipper would make it easier to grip. A little added bonus is that they say fun and positive things!
And here's what I do when the world gets to be too much -
And that's where I'm headed right now! 🤗 Happy Thursday! Be sure to check out all of the other I Like Thursday posts over at LeeAnna's Not Afraid of Color.