A thrift store puzzle and…the animals of course!

I found these rolls of spools at the thrift store today:

000_0307
Thrift shop thread

They seem to have a glossy finish to them (the ones I picked out).  The name is “Filtex, Inc.”  I’m not sure what they are … does anyone know?  There was a whole laundry basket of them!  Machine Embroidery thread? I am going to play with them for postcard embellishment…

I photographed with my cross stitch project because I put the aida onto a different frame…a longer frame so that I can stitch it easier.  I got that frame at the thrift shop too….for $2.50.  Every once in awhile there is a stitching frame.

Now here is what my cats’ most recent past time is:

Squirrel hunters...inside!
Squirrel hunters...inside!

Stalking the Squirrel!
Stalking the Squirrel!

Note: To Glen Morris!  Thanks for taking the pressure off me for trying to accomplish the crossword puzzle OVER Christmas…impossible…well, unless I really don’t have a life :). .. and I realize that I do have a life!

Until next time!

Advertisements

3 thoughts on “A thrift store puzzle and…the animals of course!”

  1. Found your lovely blog while surfing the Creative Everyday Challenge 2009 pages. Your thrift store find is great and enjoyed seeing the cats. Thrift store shopping is such fun; it’s one of the few things I miss about towns and cities.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s