♥ Guest Blogger: My Vintage Mending ♥

Please help me welcome, one of my most Favorite people in all of blogland, Renee from My Vintage Mending!  When I found her a few years back, the first comment I ever left her was, ” Can I PLEASE be your BFF?!”  She is such a Doll and always makes the most sweetest vintage projects, and not to mention her sewing makes my heart skip a beat! If you LOVE VINTAGE, I KNOW you will LOVE Miss Renee! :)


Hello!  I am honored to be on of Keren’s guests. Her images always inspire me to pick up my needle.
While most people see a two darling vintage images I immediately see an opportunity to sew. With the sweet colors and patterns in these two it doesn’t take me long to figure out just the thing.
Simple ink jet iron on paper makes this project simple. Make sure you cut out your image as close as possible once printed.
Store bought flour sack towels from the hobby store are the perfect backdrop for the crisp images. Iron on according to the instructions. Let the image cool before you pull the paper backing for best results.
But who could stop there? Vintage rick rack and an eight inch contrasting fabric band (folded in half to create 4 inches with raw edges tucked in) hemmed across the top.
With all of  Keren’s images I could have a whole set in no time.
Original images can be downloaded here
You can adjust the size of your image for the size of your towel.
This towel is 22×13 inches, finger tip size.
The perfect addition to “Spring” up the house.
Thank you Keren for the inspiration.

20 Responses to “♥ Guest Blogger: My Vintage Mending ♥”

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  1. Cheyenne says:

    Yahoo! This is right up my alley and will be today’s project! :)

  2. Kim K. says:

    Another fabulous project from Miss Renee! I think everyone wants to be her BFF!

  3. Tresa says:

    The towels are so sweet and delightful–Love them!

  4. Sharon H says:

    These are so cute! TFS~

  5. Catherine says:

    These are just beautiful! Great work.

  6. Meri Wiley says:

    Ha, I think I’m one of her BFF……I hope, I hope, I hope! Miss Renee is one of the coolest, sweetest ladies out there and regardless if she thinks of me as a BFF or not, she’s definitely one of mine.

    Big Hugs,
    Meri

  7. heather says:

    Yay, for sweet Renee!!! She is so amazing and talented, and such an inspiration to me!! Love these adorable tea towels, and sweet graphics!! Thanks Keren for this great guest post! Hope you had a great Easter!! xo Heather

  8. Woo Hoo…It’s Renee! Those towels are adorable!!

  9. Kathy says:

    Great job, as always, Renee! I love that little extra touch of adding the contrasting hem and rick-rack. I call it Perfectly Renee!

  10. These are the sweetest towels ever, Renee, and I want to be your BFF too!

  11. delia hornbook says:

    aahh i have just popped over from my vintage mendings blog its a great read. Congratulations Renee on a cute guest post and project ;-) dee x

  12. leslie says:

    I’m in love with this project.! Great post. Just saw those hand towels at Hobby Lobby-am going yo pick a few up next time!

  13. Tammy says:

    YEA! Everybody clap your hands and say CUTE!

    Tammy

  14. Great guest post with Renee. She is the most talented gal with that magic needle of hers!

  15. donna says:

    Renee is so talented and is always inspiring.
    Hugs
    donna

  16. Maya says:

    These are unbelievably gorgeous!

  17. Kat says:

    These are so adorable!

  18. malia says:

    Renee., These are darling! Love them! Thanks for sharing. And Ms. Keren… your new banner is gorgeous! The new bluebirds are the sweetest! xo

  19. Renee says:

    So fun to see you here on Keren’s blog! I love the towels, so, so pretty!

  20. Adrienne says:

    You are right Keren~ Renee’s blog is FUN!

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