For the honor-your-elders hycct challenge. I'm the youngest of four sisters, so you can guess I heard "Honor your elders!" lots. Well, my oldest sister was well worth honoring. She showed me how to read and follow directions when sewing, and more importantly, showed me which directions to ignore, and use my own ideas. She was clever that way! I chose an image to show vintage sewing pattern and her favorite colors: orange, gold, brown.
This card is a memorial. She passed last spring.
Date: Sunday, October 27, 2013 GMT Views: 346
Registered: March 15, 2012 Location: Alabama Posts: 11619
Sun, Oct 27, 2013 @ 1:43 PM
Brenda, Thank you for sharing about your sister and honoring her with your talents! This wonderful card is a beautiful celebration of your treasured memories! I am so sorry for your loss, but thank you so much for letting us know how special your sister still is in your heart! You have me teary too, (hugs).
Registered: May 18, 2004 Location: Southwest Michigan Posts: 14849
Mon, Oct 28, 2013 @ 3:35 PM
I absolutely love this wonderful image and the coordinating sentiment. My mom sewed nearly all my sister's and my clothes and she was a fantastic seamstress; these old pattern images really take me down memory lane! Great card : )
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