Purple hearts on a duvet cover
One heart covering the hole looked a bit lonely so I gave it some company. I wasn't that keen on the blanket stitch that the machine produced so continued but with hand sewing. :
Appliquéd hearts on short-sleeved baby vests
A friend of mine has a little baby girl which gave me a great excuse to buy some cheap white baby vests from a supermarket and raid my bag of fabric scraps.
Appliquéd hearts on long-sleeved baby vests
They have been very well received. After I'd sent them I found this blog post which has given me plenty of ideas for future gifts.
And just to demonstrate that there is also some knitting going on here's a photo of my latest project just before it was finished. It's currently blocking and I'll share more details when it's dry and photographed....
pile of garter stitch