Creative Weekends...No. 1

Hello and welcome to the first Creative Weekends link-up party!

You are welcome to link up any type of creative posts ~ home decorating, craft projects, a new fabric design or knitting pattern, your latest creation from your shop, a creative triumph in the kitchen, tutorials, your latest garden masterpiece, etc. Anything that celebrates creativity is welcome. All I ask is that you link back to The Pink Home in your post or use the Creative Weekends button. Linking will start every Friday afternoon around 2 p.m. and last through Sunday.
Please do take a few minutes and visit a few of your fellow party-goers ~ you may be surprised by what inspires you.

This week I thought I would share a few of my new fabric designs. Some of these may turn out to be wallpaper patterns as well ~ we’ll see. From the top down are Strawberry Punch, Autumn Flourish, Floral Starburst and Daisy Daisy in Orange. Most of these designs are large-scale, though you can’t exactly tell from these snapshots. The flowers and the flourish in the first two and the last designs are each about 8 inches tall/wide. I’ve done a lot of small-scale designs in the past and thought it was time to branch out. I have also brightened my color palette. You can see some other designs I’ve been working on here. Once I’m finished with them, they will be available through Spoonflower. What do you think so far?

I would also like to say congratulations to Beverly at How Sweet the Sound, the hostess of Pink Saturday. Pink Saturday is celebrating its 5th birthday this weekend ~ how wonderful is that? I have enjoyed Pink Saturday for several years at both of my blogs and have met many wonderful bloggers through this weekly tribute to my favorite color. I am happy to be joining once again this week.

Wishing all of you a lovely weekend, full of inspiration...

All designs by The Pink Home


Laura said…
You KNOW I love all of your designs. I think that they are fantastic!

I love this link up idea! I should be finished my latest "prayer/friendship shawl" by next weekend so perhaps I can share it then!

Anonymous said…
Thank you for hosting, Eileen. Here's to many more.
Tami Kenner said…
Hi Eileen...Happy Pink Saturday 5th Birthday. Your new party sounds fun!
xo Tami
LV said…
A great post idea, but I do not have a creative mind.
Beverly said…
Eileen, your talent and eye for beauty is wonderful. Good luck.

Thank you for making Pink Saturdays special.
Michele said…
your fabric designs are gorgeous! happy pink saturday! xo
Your new designs are fabulous! Thanks for hosting this party.
Laura said…
I added one of my previous posts. Sorry that it isn't linked up to your blog but I will make sure that the one I do for next week is!

Eileen said…
Yay! Thanks so much for linking up.
Cecilia said…

Is my first time visiting this place. I knew about it for "How Sweet the Sound" (Pink Saturday). Your fabrics design are beautiful.
Thanks for hosting. I began to follow your blog today.

Cathy said…
Your designs are beautiful! I especially like the pink and white Strawberry punch. Happy 5th Birthday!
Anonymous said…
With Memorial Day weekend I forgot to visit with your guests last week. :) Off to do so now, and SO HAPPY to see others joined in.

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