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  • A New Embroidery Pattern! The Flower Cottage

    A New Embroidery Pattern! The Flower Cottage

    Y’all I’m so excited to be able to share my new embroidery pattern with you! Presenting, The Flower Cottage! A Hand Embroidery Pattern I had so much fun drawing this little house and stitching it in happy colors. The PDF pattern is now available for instant download so you can… Read More »

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