Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Frugal Sewing Tips from the 20's

Take your needle, my child, and work at your pattern; it will come out a rose by and by. Life is like that - one stitch at a time taken patiently and the pattern will come out all right like the embroidery. ~Oliver Wendell Holmes
Yesterday was our first warm day! It was in the 60's here in Michigan and we were actually able to open a few windows.  Lovely:)

Last week I wrote a new article with sewing tips from the 1920's.  One tip inparticular tickled me with advice to reuse "bloomers".  The article is here:

I hope you all are enjoying the Spring days!


1 comment:

  1. Not too sure about this reuse
    bloomers thing. I guess we do
    that today when we do laundry.

    M :)


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