Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Molly Flanders Wraps-Along

Our dear Mary of Molly Flanders is the first to post on our Ruby Star Wrap-Along blog tour... featuring projects from the book Ruby Star Wrapping.
She stitched up some lovely fabric and felt envelopes and made some of the beautiful Newspaper Flowers using fabric instead. These will adorn a suitcase card catcher at her daughters upcoming wedding.. sweet.. sweet..sweet!


Hop over to her blog to see the full post and be sure to leave a comment here to enter Friday's GIVEAWAY!


46 comments:

Anna said...

I am super excited about this book! Mary's projects are especially beautiful (as always).

rachel said...

Such cute flowers! The book looks fabulous!

Robin (noteverstill/noteversewing) said...

I love those fabric flowers!

Missy Shay said...

I love the flowers she made and the book looks awesome!

Sharon said...

There are some great ideas here!

Kris from Duke Says Sew What said...

Looks like a great book...I love Mary's felt envelope..the stitching is so personalized for the recipient. A bit of Mary!

andrea creates said...

such a great book!the photos are so inspiring too :)

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Elizabeth said...

I really like the felt envelopes! How cute!

mammalchupie said...

This book looks so amazing. The photos alone are inspirational! And the fabric flowers Mary made are perfect for showcasing fabrics and vintage buttons. I super love it!

Lori said...

Looks like a great book! Thanks for a chance to win!

Lucinda Miller said...

Between Mary's creativity, the book, the embroidery by Aneela Hoey - I don't know what I am most impressed with!

kbzelazny said...

This book looks amazing!

Patchwork and Play said...

Mary's work is always inspiring! And her flowers and envelopes are another example of her wonderful creativity! Thanks for the chance to win a copy of this lovely book!

loriginsberg said...

I LOVE this book and I have a daughter who would be so happy to receive it for Christmas. Keeping my fingers crossed!
loriginsberg@juno.com

Pip said...

I love the idea of this book, so often I go to wrap something and want to make it special but have no ideas, this book has them all.

Joyce said...

Absolutely love the fabric flowers...great idea!

hueisei said...

The fabric flowers so pretty!

Beth Ingersoll said...

Love love LOVE!

Rosemary P. said...

Love the flowers Mary! Such a cute idea!

Linda said...

Book looks great, some lovely ideas. Love the flowers Mary made.
Linda on travjonuk@yahoo.com

Beezus said...

Love the newspaper flowers idea . . . I think maybe I could use all those advos they stick in my mailbox every Tuesday instead. I don't really know anyone who gets newspapers anymore. :-/

Vintage Sheet Addict said...

Great book, could I be entered into the competition please! :)

Rosa said...

These fabrics flowers are just beautiful!

hiyacinth said...

This book looks so clever and fun!

Kchabr55 said...

Love the sweet envelopes Mary made up. So cute!

redcurls said...

I love the fabric flowers. and what a great idea to embroider the fabric envelopes!

. said...

So cute love the fabric flowers!

Lise said...

Hoping to win this great book just in time for Christmas!

T said...

Would live this little book

at.philly said...

this looks like such a great book!

Marina Roos said...

What a great book. The pictures are very pretty.

Just from reading your blog, I already have so much ideas!!!

Thanks

dian said...

I have too many vintage textiles and this book is just what I need to help me move some of them to family and friends. This book is just what I need because my lack of inspiration has me doing the same old every holiday and birthday. Time for the new me!

Nancy said...

Those envelopes and flowers are so sweet!

Jen from SewnNatural said...

lovely flowers and fabrics! thanks for the chance...

Monica said...

Oh, I love that envelope! Beautiful ribbon. Would love to get my hands on this book :) mehartman at gmail dot com

Becky G said...

This is grand! Thanks for a chance to win!

Susie Johnson said...

This book is just what I need!

Sewn With Grace said...

The book sounds wonderful! Thank you for the opportunity to win it!

Val said...

amazing book, I love the flowers and so simple.

Cheryl-Lynn said...

So much inspiration in such a sweet little book! <3

Anonymous said...

Love the felt envelopes!

Gill said...

I love the fabric flowers!

Kathy H said...

what a fun book. I am loving the extra bit of a gift with a beautiful wrapping. And I think of it as recycling too.

Mary on Lake Pulaski said...

The fabric flowers Mary made would decorate a package so pretty!

crafty chrissy said...

LOVE all these cute ideas! Can't wait to try some!