Monday, June 04, 2007

Mountain Tea Towel

My day was spent quietly. I enjoyed hemming a tea towel and adding lace trim to the bottom. This is a "Martha Stewart" flour sack towel. Although I like the texture and weave of the textile, it is of a very unbleached color and I had a hard time deciding if I should add the white lace or not. Rather than a deep hem with lace applied on top of towel as I usually do, I added the lace to the bottom and decided I liked the effect.


  1. Anonymous2:22 PM

    Oh, lovely! I think you chose well.

  2. It's perfect! I would love to sit outside your cabin and stitch -- so relaxing a thought.


  3. I love it...I spent the weekend off and on going to garage sales....looking for some tea towels...I did not find any so I will have to ressurect the hobby which I have been pondering for awhile...can I ask you use DMC's been awhile and I hope I can did a great job and your photos are lovely....I just love your blog....
    a real respite...

  4. I love this picture because I have an almost identical basket. I love it for carrying "stuff." The pictures make it look like a great week-end.

  5. I love the tea towel.. Once we get moved I think I am finally going to break down and hit the craft store for supplies to do my own towels...

  6. Awesome teatowel. Made at an awesome place and the picture of it looks like it comes straight from a magazine


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