About herself she says "Crafts are a way for me to unwind but at the same time keep my hands busy so I don't go crazy." She is also the owner and proprietor of Crafts by Starlight. Esther Leavitt is a pattern designer and craft editor for Catch a Weasel Asleep - Referring to something impossible or unlikely, usually used in regard to someone who is always alert and seldom or never caught off guard."You cant sneak up on that dude any sooner than you can catch a weasel asleep." Charivari - (Commonly pronounced shevaree.) - A custom of serenading the newly married with noise, including tin horns, bells, pans, kettles, etc.Just incorporating Santa’s hand, legs, or hat adds a fun Christmas-y element. They have about a bazillion holiday card templates and they even come with envelopes! We definitely want to give credit where credit is due.Sources: Alamond Photography Shai Lynn Photography Alamond Photography Take your pictures at a Christmas tree farm or use a mini tree as the perfect prop for a photo shoot with the little ones. Sources: Rebekah Westover Photography K Stevenson Photo Renee Hindman Didn’t I tell you we found something for EVERYONE? We are so grateful for these wonderfully talented photographers who captured the magic of Christmas so beautifully!R = Round CH = Chain = attach CL = Close Ring RW = Reverse Work SP = Small Picot P = Picot LP = Large Picot XP = Extra Large Picot Instructions: Heart Motif R1: 6 - 1 -- 1 - 6 CL.
Legends of America on Facebook If you just can't get enough of Legend's of America's tales and travel destinations, ghost towns, Native Americans, vintage photos, and Legends' General Store, check out our Facebook Pages.I do recall seeing one Crazy Quilt dated 1691 when we were doing the Kansas Quilt Project. There are embroidered booties, birds, flowers, anchors, bucks and a spider web.Our quilt collection will include a wide variety of examples such as the Amish and Mennonite quilts.Quilts dating from the late Victorian Period to the turn of the Century, including Crazy Quilts. Broderie Perse - (Broderie perse (French for "Persian embroidery") is a style of appliqué embroidery which uses printed elements to create a scene on the background fabric.) This period also includes many traditional patterns using period fabrics. 1930's and 40's depression era quilts such as the fan and dresden plate examples.Those dates were so markedly deviant that they would lead us to false conclusions.