News — countdown to Christmas

It Is Labor Day Weekend

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Hello Shoppers and Friends!!! Nothing says Christmas any more than a bright red plaid.  This cute dress has short cuffed sleeves and a simple button back closure.  The dress falls at the waist and features a Peter Pan Collar.   Add the pinafore to complete the cute Christmas look.  The pinafore features our favorite, Santa with his favorite reindeer, Rodolph as they share a candy cane.  The pinafore is a very light grey and pairs well with the red plaid dress.  The pinafore buttons in the back  and side ties making the cute bows that little girls love.  There are ruffles...

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The Question That I Am Asked The Most!!!

Posted by Paula Benner on

The question that I am asked the most at craft shows is do you do all the work? Yes, all the work is mine and that includes the crochet items both regular yarn and fine thread crochet.  I do the knitting as well.  This is something my mother and grandmother taught me.  The cutting of fabric and the smocking as well as the assembling of the dresses or little boys’ outfits is all done by hand and two sewing machines.  I have two Singer sewing machines.  The first is a regular sewing machine and a real work horse for stitches...

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Back To School

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The kids have gone back to school and now you have to deal with homework, lunches, busy mornings along with  laundry, working and maintaining your sanity.  It is a time for a lot of patience and understanding by everyone in the household.  I remember going back to school  on the first day and wanting the perfect outfit or at least something new.  Maybe a new lunchbox with a special lunch that my mom had packed for me with whatever my favorites were at the time.  It was exciting and scary, especially if you were starting at a new school with...

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Hello Shoppers And Friends

Posted by Paula Benner on

  Back to school is right around the corner with the tax-free holiday happening this weekend August 6-8. Are you ready? Are they ready to go back to school? Does your school system require masks? What do your little ones think of the mask idea? While I will admit that not wear a mask is something I have enjoyed now that Michael and I are fully vaccinated but for our family,  the bottom line is what is better for the people around me, rather than what do I prefer. These are changing times and change is hard. Calling all mothers,...

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