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I've been crocheting and making my own sachet filler since 1986. At that time I had a complete scented business with potpourri, pomanders, mugmats and trivets, and many, many sachets. My mother sewed all the fabric sachets and made all the trivet and mugmats and I did all the crocheting. I grew most of the herbs and flowers that I used in my business. Then in the 90's my life changed drastically and I had to stop this business. It was a hobby and I was busy enough in my full time job as a respiratory therapist. Now I'm retired and getting back into my hobby... now I have more time, but lots less space( I sold my home when I retired). So I decided to get back into the sachet part of the business and see what happens As I've been making doilies for the past several years, I've decided to sell them also. Now I'm getting into beaded doilies and scarves and ribboned doilies.
Since my mother passed away the sewing for the heart…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 18
  • Joined September 28, 2009

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cotton thread size 10, beads, ribbon, fragrance oils, various herbs, cotton fabric, unscented wax beads

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I've been crocheting and making my own sachet filler since 1986. At that time I had a complete scented business with potpourri, pomanders, mugmats and trivets, and many, many sachets. My mother sewed all the fabric sachets and made all the trivet and mugmats and I did all the crocheting. I grew most of the herbs and flowers that I used in my business. Then in the 90's my life changed drastically and I had to stop this business. It was a hobby and I was busy enough in my full time job as a respiratory therapist. Now I'm retired and getting back into my hobby... now I have more time, but lots less space( I sold my home when I retired). So I decided to get back into the sachet part of the business and see what happens As I've been making doilies for the past several years, I've decided to sell them also. Now I'm getting into beaded doilies and scarves and ribboned doilies.
Since my mother passed away the sewing for the heart sachet inserts and the fabric sachets is done a local Amish woman who is also a friend.. Anna Fisher.

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