What Do You Think?

I have always been impressed by the talented and crafty bloggers out there.

I have never considered myself one of them. Nope, not ever.

Perhaps THAT is about to change....

Inspired by holiday images out in both blogland and catalogs, I got a bee in my bonnet, so to speak.

I dusted off the sewing machine and created some burlap stockings with linen rosettes and other vintage "trinkets".

I think I am going to offer one as part of a holiday giveaway.

I think I will probably list some for sale.

Stay tuned. And let me know what you think....please.

Oh, here is one inspiration photo...(and yes, I have some with linen ruffles!).

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14 comments on "What Do You Think?"
  1. well...can i buy some from you???
    i'll trade you some pleather!

  2. I love them! I've been "trying" to make my own out of old sweaters. I found it on www.lifeongrace.blogspot.com

  3. This is so cute, Jill! Love the combination of burlap and linen and the way you made the flowers. You should show it off at Kimba's DIY party today (http://asoftplace.net/2009/11/diy-day-with-whitney-caroline-designs/). I'm sure everyone would love it! Have a good day...

    pk @ Room Remix

  4. Adorable!! I love them!

    Lou Cinda :)

  5. Thanks everyone for your encouragement! I feel like a sweatshop worker today - good tunes crankin in my cottage, lots of burlap flying...will post more later!

  6. adorable. those would be a hit! can't wait to see the ones with ruffles. :)

  7. I too am working on stockings - yours turned out wonderfully!
    See you soon,

  8. i love them! i want one! what a wonderful idea! cant wait to see more!

  9. I just love it Jill!! The cream colored rosettes are the perfect touch! Consider yourself crafty!

    :) T

  10. Burlap stockings! Life just keeps getting better and better. :) Adorable! Your adornments make all the difference too!


  11. Love it!!! So clever to use the burlap!!! The rosettes really make it perfect!
    Mama Holli

  12. LOVE your stockings! I also saw those burlap stockings in the Ballard catalog, and I loved them so much that I had my husband make me some.(I don't sew a stitch) :) We made ours out of white burlap and trimmed them with red piping and red rickrack. I like yours better! Don't think I'm going to be getting my husband to redo them, though. LOL. Have a great day! :)


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