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Monday, December 29, 2008

Embroidered Veggies

Inspired by my mom, embroidery was a major theme in the holiday gifts this year. For my dad's wife I embroidered a set of dish towels with vegetable motifs courtesy of Aunt Martha. After awhile it started to feel like a chore, but what else was I going to do while snowed in?

Beets
Garden Embroidery

Onions
Garden Embroidery

Radishes
Garden Embroidery

Carrots...I couldn't really see this transfer, so it's a bit free hand.
Garden Embroidery

Garden Embroidery

2 comments:

tryingtobegreener said...

They're absolutely beautiful!

Julia said...

you can practically see the love in each stitch. beautiful.