Felt Santa Claus - Then and Now

Felt Santa Claus - Then and Now

It seems only fitting I take a trip down memory lane to introduce my new Santa Doll Pattern. When I was eight years old, my grandmother traveled from Louisiana to the northeast for a summer visit. We took a trip to John Wanamaker's Department Store in Philadelphia.

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Santa. Santa. Oh, Unfinished Santa.

Santa. Santa. Oh, Unfinished Santa.

About a year ago, I shared a post about my daughter's Raggedy Ann doll that had been in my sewing room awaiting repair for nearly four years. When I started my blog, I was determined to post unfinished projects with the hope it would inspire me to finish them.

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Felt, Sequins and a Flying Bunny

Felt, Sequins and a Flying Bunny

During the 2013 holiday season I traveled to Maine to visit family on three different occasions. This is significant because I live in New York and the drive to Maine is not a short one! Worth every stretch of highway and ensuing fatigue, each trip served up a different kind of fun. 

 

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