You can save all sorts of dough on your favorite US made organic cotton fabrics and vintage wooden bobbins and spools. But just for a few days, then the deals go *poof* just a quickly as they arrived. Don’t get caught leaving with Cinderella at this party.
After seeing this magic spun with a little golden thread.
I’m wanting to wind everything up in it.
All of the romance of a wedding plus the fantasy of classic fairy tales. And who’s vintage wooden spools played a starring role? Why, ‘mine’! These are vintage wooden lace spools that have been beautifully wound in golden thread and wrapped in a delicate calligraphy, a genius place card.
Head on over to Style Me Pretty to get the details on who, what, when and where. There’s a full gallery of photos to drool over, pin and share. And if you find yourself needing some spools of your own, please stop by worthygoods textile.
What would Valentine’s Day be without a stack of eye-roll inducing, pun-laden notes?
Only worth the candy that came with the cards, that’s what.
I love a good pun. Let’s be honest. I love the bad ones, too. So, I’ll be clear and just state that aside from the general lovey-mush, Valentine’s day is my perfect combination of crafty and silly. This year I’ve been inspired to step away from the doilies and glue stick, though.
Biased against sewing puns this Valentines’?
Prepare to get needled.
Before you roll your eyes at this thread, check out my inspiration. Studio Carta has put together a clever idea here with some simple ingredients: wooden spools, paper and twine. I’m taking a bit of the romance out of this notion and putting my own punny twist on it. Darn, you knew this was coming, right? Seriously. Well, not seriously, just seriously silly. A hem.