March 1, 2012

Stuff I Made: Embroidered Burlap Runner.

I think there was something about working with aida cloth for that family cross stitch recently that I started looking at the burlap runner on our dining room table and envisioning it as ripe for embroidery, too. That runner had been made from old coffee sacks but I wanted plain burlap for this project so I bought some new, cut it to size, hemmed it with hot pink thread (because why not?) and then threaded three lines of embroidery floss along the sides. I may not be done with it just yet. I kind of want to add a stripe of green, too. Perfect for spring.


3 comments:

  1. fun. i totally remember the other one you had made

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  2. Love the candle holders where did you find them? Love the tablerunner too!

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  3. i love that! so simple, but so pretty!

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