Embroidered Postcards - The Magic Onions

Embroidered Postcards

Welcome back to Ingrid, my friend from Spain. Today, Ingrid shares a delightful project she and her kids worked on together. Now I know just how we are going to make our Christmas cards this year!

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 “Several months ago, I got these wool fluorescent colors .

I thought it might be fun to make some postal embroidery with the children to mail to some family and friends. A way for us to say goodbye to the summer.

First I made some drawings with beach motifs, in a form of post cards.

Then, I punched little holes along the pencil lines with a fat needle to start sewing. We chose the colors and the children got to “work” …


Pretty post cards for our special friends and family to receive in their letterboxes. Hopefully arrive safely at your destination :)

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How cute is this idea! I would almost die of happiness to get one of these little cuties in the letterbox… how about you?

Thanks once again, Ingrid, for sharing your sweet ideas with us :-)
To see more of Ingrid’s gorgeous life in Spain, visit her blog. And do yourself a favor and check out her amazing crochet work in her shop, Idniama

Blessings and magic,

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Donni Webber is the mom behind the popular natural living Waldorf website and blog, The Magic Onions - where the magic of nature and the wonder of childhood collide to make each moment a precious gift. She is a photographer, writer, crafter, wife and mother of two inspiring young children. Her work has been featured in many popular publications, including HGTV, Better Homes and Gardens, Disney and Apartment Therapy.

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  1. What a fantastic idea! I think my son would love doing these handwork cards to go with our winter gifts for friends! Thanks!

  2. Thank you dear Ingrid… such a great idea. It is such a pleasure to have you here :-)
    Blessings and magic,

  3. Oh, I love this project. Must try!

  4. Ingrid, you are a genius! Just posted about this on CraftGossip…thanks Donni!!


  5. Such a wonderful idea! Thanks for sharing!

  6. Always a pleasure to appear on your blog !!

    Thanks a lot dear Donni !

  7. This would make for some adorable Christmas cards!

  8. That is the best handmade card that I saw today. Love your idea. Thanks for sharing.

  9. What a great idea for small children. I teach sewing classes for children but they begin at age 6. I shared your blog on my FB page with a link. Happy sewing!

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