Daily Archives: November 3, 2015

Patience is “Preparing for Christmas”

This cute little elf is ready… ready to start preparing for the holidays that is.  Patience says there’s nothing like donning a Santa hat to get in the holiday spirit.  She thinks everyone should give it a try.

preparing for christmas 802I guess I’ve been hoarding this Christmas fat quarter cotton print.  I’ve had it for years and was inspired to make an ensemble with it this year.  The evergreen boughs and ornaments/berries are colorful in a warm and cozy way.  I added lots of shiny golden accents to accentuate the golden yellow berries and the light golden background.  There are quite a few shades of red in this print; perfect for adding red knitwear and two colors of berries to the sweater and hat embroidery.  And, of course, I had to add some pine green for Christmas.

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preparing for christmas 757Look!  Patience is all ready to help you decorate your tree.

preparing for christmas 832For more information on Patience’s “Preparing for Christmas” ensemble, please visit the “Shop What’s New” page at cindyricedesigns.com .