Every holiday is a chance to get crafty. This week many of us will throw open our homes and welcome friends and family. This got us to thinking about the good 'ol centerpiece. A centerpiece can't be too tall or you can't see Aunt Sue and it can't be too big or there is no room for the food!
Here is our answer to the perfect holiday table adornment. It started with the Yarn Buddie and a ball of yarn. Looking at it made us think that if we could decorate it somehow then we would have the perfectly-sized piece for the table. Ah, ha--pegloom woven roses!
These are quite simple to make and are a great way to use up little bits of yarn. Make a 4-inch square for a rose, or a 2-inch square for a rosebud. Fold the square in half and then in half again and fold around a wire stem. Use floral tape to adhere the rose to the stem. Quick, easy, effective. Now that's crafty.