18.12.14

mice are nice



I've been busy stitching tiny mice.  They look really sweet in grey with pink ears...


And they are lots of fun in assorted colors, too.


I used a pattern from this book, and packed up mice for gift-giving with copies of my favorite mouse-related books: Tumtum & Nutmeg by Emily Bearn, The Mousewife by Rumer Godden and Mouse Tales by Arnold Lobel.


I made an adjustment to the pattern and added a bit of extra fabric to the base, so these tiny pocket-friends are also finger puppets.


 Someone around here is fond of this blue one. This mouse will be staying at our house...


3 comments:

  1. Again thank you for all the wonderful ideas you share here on your blog. They are thoughtful and always a delight.

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  2. Oh, this is so sweet! Lovely little nibblers!

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