We were invited to the home of one of my husband’；s supervisors.？ Although I had heard her name several times， I had never met her or any of the other guests. I wanted to take a hostess gift， a simple giftpersonalized toys， y...
We were invited to the home of one of my husband’；s supervisors.？ Although I had heard her name several times， I had never met her or any of the other guests. I wanted to take a hostess gift， a simple giftpersonalized toys， yet thoughtful. All my Cream Cheese Apple Bread was gone and I’；ve heard you shouldn’；t take flowers， because the hostess is often busy and bringing flowers adds more work…；..since now she has to search for a vase.？ Although I love fresh flowers and don’；t mind grabbing a vase.geometric cushion covers
That’；s when I thought of our over abundance of fruit in our own back yard.？ After searching my stash for a spare basket， I created a simple but cute tag with a pretty ribbon.？ I lined the basket with a pretty paper napkin left over from past parties.？ Done!
Gifts don’；t always have to cost money or take a lot of time to be thoughtful.
The BBQ was enjoyable and I think she liked the gift.
Some of the most beautiful stitching results are when you use the BERNINA Circular Embroidery Attachment #83. We all love the look of a perfect circle and it’s even more beautiful when it is formed with stitch patterns sewn on fabric. Place the fabric on the tack of the attachment, and it rotates as the machine stitches.?When you are sewing circles with Circular Attachment #83, you sew just like always, but the result is a perfect circle!
A recent study published February of this year by a team of environmental engineers from the?Cockrell School of Engineering?at The University of Texas at Austin has found that infants are exposed to high levels of chemical emissions from crib mattresses.
Welcome! I’m BERNINA Expert,?Amanda Murphy,?and I would like to invite you to join the BERNINA 125th Anniversary Quilt-Along!