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Friday, August 5, 2016

A Few More Roses Have 'Grown' ...

Hello my dear friends,

do you recall my needle books that I made and embellished with seam binding roses?

Well, I just couldn't resist making another one of them. This time using one of my favorite things ... drop cloth. I still had a little bit of my first one left, which is a grayish color and so lovely and I am fortunate to have to almost exact color of seam binding too and both together look just stunning.

And this is it, my newest needle book with seam binding roses. I actually made it a month ago but then totally forgot to share it with all of you.

I called it ' Pretty in Gray'.

Just like before, seam binding roses with glass beads that live in their midst and leaves made from sari silk ribbon ... together a perfect harmony.

This is one of my 'thicker' needle books again that has a quilted center 'page'.

I just love the way the roses 'shine' on the drop cloth. Rustic and delicate go so well together.

I hope you have enjoyed my newest creation today.

Thank you for taking the time to stop by here at Todolwen and visit me. I hope you come back some time again. I already have some new creations that I will be sharing soon.

I hope you are well my dear friends and life is treating you kind.

Have a peaceful and creative day.


  1. Such an elegant needlebook! You make the most most amazing roses.

  2. Ahhhhh.... ohhhhh... its so beautiful!

    Hugs Ines♥

  3. LOVE the juxtaposition!!!!!!!!!!!!


  4. Love it....I just love the roses. I have to try to make some!

  5. Your darling roses look delightful on the pretty needle case you have sewn so beautifully, you must certainly have 'green fingers' to be able to make such special roses grow.