While we'll post finished projects that fit with our monthly theme each Monday, Free-for-all Fridays are reserved for any side projects, finished or unfinished, that we're working on. We might also show you what other creative mamas are up to for a little inspiration heading into the weekend. Feel free to post links to your own creative projects in your comments!
Since my sewing machine and I took a break from crafting this week to rest, I thought I'd show you what my own crafty mama was up to. In addition to baking for her own blog, she made this bowl from scrap fabric and clothesline. You can find directions in the book, It's a Wrap: Sewing Fabric Purses, Baskets and Bowls. The bowl cost under $10 to make and that was mostly for thread--what a great gift!
I'm finishing up my week of relaxation by going to afternoon tea with a good friend. We have an elegant tea house here in Lexington, Ky with a delicious menu. This week I did manage to print out this menu and laminated it to add to my son's tea set accessories. He's having a lot of fun hosting afternoon tea parties: