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Sunday, October 25, 2015

All Good Things Must Come To An End

These are the last of Eleanor’s Aprons.

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I recently had a week’s break in between classes and spent some of my free time in the craft room.

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My goal was to finish up five aprons that I have had laying out just waiting to be stitched together.

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It was rather bittersweet as these were the last aprons to include vintage pillowcases that belonged to my Grandma Jingles.

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But it is time. I’ve am moving on to shiny sparkling things.

You can find the aprons in my Etsy shoppe. *

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I’ve received such joy and healing creating the aprons and so many of you have told me how much joy you get from wearing them. A thousand “Thank you’s!”


“She makes linen garments and sells them; she delivers sashes to the merchant.” ~ Proverbs 31:24

*As always, a portion of the profits will be given to charity.


GSGreatEscaper said...

Lovely, my favorites are the second and fourth! Use it up, wear it out, make it do - Your eponymous ancestress would be proud of you!

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

These are all fabulous. You do a great job of creating and embellishing them.

Sandi said...

Very nice!!

How come we don't say that the other way-- sigh...all bad things must come to end!

martinealison said...

Bonjour chère amie,

Ces petits tabliers sont adorables et tellement mignons qu'on n'a plus d'excuse de ne pas faire la cuisine !!

Gros bisous ♡

Lisa said...

These are so adorable I must pin them! Your creative talent always amazes me.

CC Uphaven said...

Each is so lovely! :-)

Auntie Em said...

So pretty and what a sweet way to cherish her memory.
I have a sweet little apron given to me by a very special lady who came to Canada from England as a war orphan. It was made from a flour sack and has dainty hand embroidery. The ladies wearing your lovely hand made creations are enjoying the handwork of two creative and talented ladies, you and Grandma Jingles. :)

Karena Albert said...

They are so beautiful, filled with love and memories Laura!

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Michele @ The Nest at Finch Rest said...

So pretty! You've made beautiful aprons.

Your grandmother would be so proud of you!

Linda said...

They're all so lovely, but blue is a favorite of mine, so I ordered that one. :) Thanks for crafting them, Laura; such a great way to remember Grandma Jingles and to pass the love along.

Kindest regards,

Charm Bracelet Diva {at Home} said...

Each one really is something to behold! SO pretty and lady-like, and filled with love and memories! Wish I could sew, but definitely not my forte. You're very talented, Laura! xoKathleen

Jodie Zollinger said...

Well done, just love that first one!

Magali@TheLittleWhiteHouse said...

My favourite is number four, but they are all very lovely. You're really could at sewing and seeing which pattern will look great together.