Personalize a bridal shower gift

Last month, my sweet sister-in-law had a bridal shower, in anticipation of her fall wedding. I wanted to purchase her some necessities from her registry, but I also wanted to add a personal touch to her gift.personalize a bridal shower gift with embroidery

So I made a quick zipper pouch with brown linen, and embroidered her soon-to-be married name on the front.

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She can toss her wedding make up in there or throw it in her purse for her honeymoon. Or just stare at it and imagine how she will soon be a Mrs. I so remember how that felt to see my married name for the first time! :)DSC_0306Throw it in a cute basket with some registry items: bathroom rug, hand towels, etc. and you have a personal and functional gift!

Happy sewing, friends!

 

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One comment

  1. WHAT A FAB PERSONALIZED GIFT: a cosmetic bag sewn from lovely linen & embroidered in gold with the bride’s “NEW” Mrs. name! Certainly practical for your sister’s wedding shower gift, yet this small bag is special . . . along with other gifts from her bridal registry. THANKS for sharing. Sarah Helene in Minneapolis

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