Lindsay’s Sunday Apron

This is an apron for Lindsay.  I was so excited that she asked me to make it.  It was SO fun !  She picked the colors but I picked the fabric since she is there and I am here.  She definitely wanted a washable apron rather than a “Fancy Nancy” …

Nancy’s Apron

“Be to her virtues very kind, be to her faults very blind.” -Matthew Prior- journal entry: When Grandpa and I were traveling through Oklahoma during the summertime, we stopped at a cafe.  It was right on the crossroads in the middle of nowhere.  Why in the world would anyone stick …

Making Sunday Aprons

“The world if so full of a number of things, I’m sure we should all be as happy as kings !” Robert Louis Stevenson journal entry: I love to make “Sunday Aprons”.  I love mixing and matching the fabrics.  I love finding just the right trim, or lace, or flower.  …

Another Sunday Apron

“The years teach much which the days never knew.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson- journal entry: Here is another “Sunday Apron” for another unique personality.  It is very feminine.  The  fabric will shine, shimmer and rustle as she moves.  I made pleats at the top and scallops at the bottom.  I gathered …

Sunday Apron Fabric Label

“If nothing is going well, call your grandmother !” -Italian proverb- journal entry: Everything is going well . . . for me. I am very grateful for that.  I don’t know about everyone else.  actually . . . I do know about some people and wish all would be well …

Sunday Aprons

“Be content to remember that those who can make an omelet  properly can do nothing else.” -Author Unknown- journal entry: What is it about Sunday Aprons that makes a woman’s heart go pitter patter  and give a little flutter ?It must be a longing to be a lady.  Being a …

A Daughter’s Sunday Apron

“To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, — And reverie. The reverie alone will do if bees are few.” -Emily Dickinson- journal entry: I struggled to teach my daughters to wear slips with their skirts.  Now, they want fancy and frilly “Sunday Aprons”.  Go figure.  I …