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About Me: I am the creative person behind Ribbonwood Cottage. A mother, wife and grandmother. My goal in life is to leave a lasting legacy to my family that life is incredible. God gave us this one life and it is worth the journey! A believer. A pianist, church music and worship director. Focused on intentionally living the best life possible.

September 1, 2008

A Favorite Corner

Here is one of my favorite corners in the house. I love to sit here and read. The window shows our garden in the front with corn and pumpkins coming up. It is wonderful.

This is a little cross stitch I did for fall. It only took a few days to finish. I love to cross stitch and usually take a small project with me to soccer practices, or places where I have to sit and wait for awhile. Which with kids that is often!
The next couple of fall stitchery's I matted with scrapbook paper.


So. Calif. is either green or brown, we don't get too many colors of the season like the midwestern states, so I have to bring fall 'inside'.
Blessings, Debbie
Psalm 33:1 "Praise from the upright is beautiful!"

11 comments:

Linda - Behind My Red Door said...

HI Debbie - love your stitcheries.

I have not been in a magazine yet -not sure how long you have been following me but I will be in Country Sampler in the spring! They were here in July to take pictures.

Sue said...

Your corner is decorated so pretty. I love your cross stitched picture. I used to do a lot of cross stitching but haven't done any in quite some time...makes me want to get it back out.

Georgia Girl said...

Love your cross stitched pics. They are just to cute! I have done a few and never thought to do them for the seasons and frame. Thanks for the idea. Love your little corner also. Living in the deep south we get fall real late and the colors don't last long at all. I love always going up to more of the north and see the wonderful colors of fall.

Thanks for sharing!
:) Beth

onlymehere said...

You do really nice work. I love your touches of fall in the house.

Lettered Cottage said...

Hi Debbie!

Okay, its official....I'm EXCITED FOR FALL!

The for including me in your blog list! :-)

Layla
The Lettered Cottage

Darlene said...

I love that corner and your little cross stitch pictures are ADORABLE!!! I am starting to get out my Fall pretties too.

Anonymous said...

I so wish I could do something productive like that. Your work is so lovely. I really like your reading corner. If I had one that cozy I would spend all my time reading and nothing else.

-- Brandi

Melissa @ The Inspired Room said...

I love your cross stitch! And I really love cozy corners to sit and read!

Glad you are looking forward to Fall as much as I am!

Blessings to you this week,
Melissa

Anonymous said...

Fall decorations, pumpkins, bittersweet, gourds, and such are things that I love. To me they are warm and country. Fall has always been my favorite season and I am looking forward to the cooler temps and the leaves changing colors.

abeachcottage said...

hi debbie

your corner is beautiful, isn't so wonderful to have little corners like that? the cross stitch is absolutely great!

love FAll, enjoy the Fall party

Sarah

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

Hi Debbie! I, too, love to cross-stitch! You have some beautiful pieces. I love your new blog header!!

Big TX Hugs,
Stephanie
Angelic Accents