Like the 'Land of Oz' things come and go so quickly here! And most of the arty stuff never makes it to the web at all. See what we have made before and let it get your creative ideas going. Many items seen here can be made again or something very similar. Let us make something just for you! Whether it is a gift or to stock up your shop's inventory we are happy to help.
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The Corsetted Red Linen Apron by Erin Murphy
Pockets and loops have been customized by designer Erin Murphy to make our full length apron useful in chef's kitchen. Pockets are lowered and are supported by a second waist band underneath. There are inner pockets to help keep your stuff at hand. Pen pocket at the top. Extra loops add a little sass by allow some corset lacing. The lacing makes...
custom embroidery portrait
Custom embroidery portraits
Custom embroidery portraits now available by Catherine Schmid Murphy at handesofawoman.com. Portraits are a form of digital art done from a photo or drawing of an individual and/or a pet using an embroidery app that looks like a sketch. Embroideries are sewn out in black thread on white towels and are usually in the range of 5" x 7" or a little ...
Subtle sparkly white snowflake graces this monochromatic light blue towel. Smaller snowflake on the opposite end. Soft. Washes well. Suitable for napkin as well. Fabric from an estate. Towel shown is right out of the dryer with no pressing. Fabric is listed as cotton, but may actually be linen. ...
Flat-felled linen with pink stripe and embroidery
Part of my drop cloth series, this whimsical white linen towel is made of light weight weight left overs from a manufacturer here in the USA! Wide strips are joined with a flat-felled seam which is accented with a colorful pink stripe and 2 rows of vintage style embroidery in black. Corners carry a miter. Very soft. Washes beautifully, towels ...
Christmas Tree Towel - last one!
Sparkly little scribble tree with a star on the back for interest! Also works as napkin, for holiday teas. 100% cotton. White is #39. Machine wash and dry. ...
Red linen towel
Lipstick red, linen towels will brighten up your kitchen or table! Red encourages lively conversation in the dining room and these towels do double duty as napkins or place mats. Machine wash and dry. About 11"x24" with mitered corner.
hand crocheted grey messy bun hat with bow
Stay cozy in style with this dense, very structural, hand crocheted hat with attached bow. Made of light grey 100% acrylic yarn. About 17" diameter x 5.5" tall. Stretches to about 19" diameter. This hat is smaller than most of my others, please check your measurements. Material is washable; I recommend hand wash, reshape, air dry to help maint...
white hand crocheted messy bun hat with attached bow
Stay cozy in style with this dense, very structural, hand crocheted hat with attached bow. Made of white 100% acrylic yarn. About 20" diameter x 6" tall. Stretches to about 22" diameter. Material is washable; I recommend hand wash, reshape, air dry to help maintain the structure.
hand knitted ear warmer or messy bun hat - CUSTOM ORDER one today!
Random texture changes circle this dense, hand knitted ear warmer or messy bun hat. Hat shown is 100% white acrylic bulky yarn and is machine wash and dry, but you may choose something else if you wish. One size. About 19" diameter, stretches to about 20". About 5" wide. Knitted with 2 strands. Contact me on our Contact page for more informat...
hand knitted multi ear warmer or messy bun hat
Hand knitted ear warmer or messy bun hat of white chunky acrylic, oatmeal acrylic/wool blend, blue acrylic/wool blend. Machine wash and dry. One size. About 16" diameter, stretches to about 20". About 7" wide.
hand knitted white pom ear warmer
Soft and cozy ear warmer or messy bun hat with a pom on top. Hand made, boucle stitch. 100% acrylic. Machine wash and dry. One size. About 16" diameter, stretches to about 18". About 6" wide.
blue green gold stripe collection - set of 4
Part of my French Country collection, these towels have bands of a blue, green and gold stripe fabric stitched onto white cotton twill. They were inspired by vintage toweling design. Set of 4 different towels. 100% cotton. Machine wash and dry. ...
white linen towel - last one!
Classic white linen towel, generous hand. Suitable for embroidery or painting blank. 100% linen. Machine wash and dry; no bleach. About 14" x 23". (Lavender aqua plaid linen towels sold separately)
hand-dyed purple linen collection
Set of 4 hand-dyed purple grey linen towels with end embroideries. Coordinates (not a matched set.) Generous hand; suitable for towel or napkin. 100% linen. Machine wash and dry with like colors; no bleach. 1 - about 11" x 29", fringed ends, neutral embroid...
blue and purple stripe linen towel - set of 4
Earthy blue and purple stripe linen makes a workhorse in the kitchen. Here, my signature long skinny in a set of 4. Suitable for use as towel, napkin or placemat. 100% linen. Machine wash and dry; no bleach. About 11" x 29".
purple diamonds towel - set of 2
Vintage inspired large dish towel of lightweight cotton. Purple reminds me of spring violets and these towels stand in for flowers when the garden is quiet! Set of 2. Vintage cotton fabric, new band trim. Machine wash and dry. ...
dark green with pink floral band towel - only 2 left!
Hand-dyed dark green twill towel with pink floral band. 100% cotton. Machine wash and dry with like colors; no bleach. About 14" x 20".
coral red linen towel set
Earthy, hand-dyed linen towels in a deep coral red. These are the color of an Alabama sunset. Embroidered ends provide interest. Generous hand. Set of 2 coordinates (not a matched set.) 100% linen. Machine wash and dry with like colors; no bleach. ...
Pink and yellow floral collection
Bright as spring sunshine! Infuse a little color anytime! Sometimes our favorite colors don't match our decor. Think of them as flowers, brought in temporarily, just for fun! I do have more of some of these fabrics, if you need another item. Just let me know. Items priced separately. Yellow floral tablecloth, cotton, about 50" x 50...
blue and aqua plaid banded towel set of 2
Blue and aqua plaid banded dish towel. Price is for a set of 2 towels. 100% cotton. Machine wash and dry. About 16" x 28".
blue and white stripe banded towel - only 2 left!
Light blue and white stripes in a vertical band on white tea towel fabric. These are made as dish towels, but would also work well as a stack of towels beside the sink in the guest bath. Price is for 1 towel. 100% cotton. Machine wash and dry. About 16" ...
tablecloth and towel collection
cobalt blue tablecloth and towel collection
Cobalt seersucker makes a cheerful tablecloth for a homey, hearty dinner! Towels double as casual napkins here. Gingham mixes it up a bit! Prices listed are for 1 item. 100% cotton. 1 - tablecloth in cobalt seersucker, about 34" x 60". 2 - towels, twill, with vertical cobalt ...
pink floral cotton towel - set of 4
The easiest way to mix up décor is to bring in textiles. Here a traditional floral in beige, green, pink and lavender warms up a minimal setting. Sized to be useful as towel, placemat or large casual napkin. Substantial hand. Repurposed cotton curtain panel. Set of 4. 100% cotton. ...
grass green linen towel, hand-dyed
Earthy, hand-dyed grass green on a lightweight linen towel. Very soft hand. Sized here for use a towel, napkin or placemat. Just right for casual or minimal settings. Price is for 1 towel. 100% linen. Machine wash and dry with like colors; no bleach. About 10" x 26". ...