Several months ago, I found these sweet crocheted hot pads at Landrum Eclectics, a favorite vintage shop of mine.
They were dingy but so, so adorable- I mean, who doesn’t love a little clock face? But they sat, a little forgotten, tucked away for a rainy (or in my case, too-hot-for-anything-else) day.
I came up with this simple little project idea out of necessity. Summer weekends, for me, often involve a large tote bag of some sort- for the farmer’s market, the beach, a day trip to the mountains, etc. And I desired a cute little “quick purse” to hold my ID, debit card, a little cash, my lip balm, and car/house keys- like a large coin purse to toss in my tote.Read more ›