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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Today I thought I would introduce you to a great website and business of a couple of great moms who started making sweet little dresses for their sweet little daughters.  The dresses got such great feedback, they decided to start a business making them for customers.

Just check out some of their patterns and what is offered.

https://www.facebook.com/gracelynncreationsllc/?fref=pb&hc_location=profile_browser#

I just love the selection and the attention to detail. Visit their page and see for yourself.




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Friday, July 28, 2017

This week has been spent making more "Bright Idea" Ornaments.  I like the way they turned out.






These sell for $6 each and may be personalized on the back with names and dates.

Let me know if your'e interested by leaving a comment or email  humbleheartdesigns@gmail.com

Happy Day!
Pat

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Plumping up the Inventory

I've been continually working on Christmas inventory for the fall and winter craft shows that I will be doing this year.

I designated the month of June for painting my recycled spoon ornaments and wound up painting around 200-250 of these little gems.  Here are some of the new ones that have been added this year.






This month (July) I decided to work on recycled light bulb ornaments.  These are great sellers for me. I personalize all ornaments if the customer prefers. Both the spoons and the light bulbs can be personalized with names and dates on the back.  










All these ornaments are hand made by me in my Virginia mountain home.  The spoons and the light bulbs will all sell for $6. Message me if you're interested.
Next month will be wooden ornament month.  Soon I will post craft show dates as well.

Blessings to all, 
Pat

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

It's that time of the year again!

It's the time of year when Christmas is on the mind and the inventory needs pumping up for the craft shows.  I rarely do spring and summer shows, but the end of the year is very busy with shows and open house.  Since most of my sales are made with Christmas decoration and ornaments, I need to start NOW!
So.  Around my house it's just about Christmas all year long.
Here are some of the projects I am getting into.


These little hats are made from recycled toilet paper tubes and cereal boxes.  I just love decorating them in different and interesting ways!






 Working on some spoon ornaments as well.


 The little pigs and frogs are made from recycled light bulbs.  Just part of my menagerie.


I'm also working on team spirit spoons and light bulbs.


Team Buntings!


And lovely name buntings.  I charge $2 per letter.  These are hand painted letters on burlap bunting.


Hope you have enjoyed my little update.
Have a blessed and happy day!
Pat

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Back to Work!

Working on some wedding buntings.

Painted letters on burlap with surged edges.  Embellished with lace and little hand made rosettes.  

Then covered in a sparkly glitter glue just for fun.

What do you think?







Have a blessed day!
Pat

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Birding

Larry has been birding in the yard this morning.  I am so proud of his photography!  Enjoy!


















Wishing you a blessed spring day!
Pat

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Doodling

I have spent some time this morning doodling on my long arm quilting machine.  I think practice is always good.  If I get confident, maybe I could take in some quilt tops to make a little extra money.  





Still a little rough, but making progress.
What do you think?
A Happy and Blessed Day to all!
Pat