August 30 ~ Hand Sewing Photo of the Day

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Tea Cozy
By Cassi, Bella Dia

This is our favorite tea cozy ever. Don’t miss Cassi’s Pocket Stitch Book from Friday, and be sure to enjoy more of her beautiful hand sewn felt work.

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84 Responses to August 30 ~ Hand Sewing Photo of the Day

  1. Michaelle says:

    I really like this tea cosy — it’s so festive and the felt flowers so intricate, it all feels like it’s made by someone who was inspired.

  2. Shannon says:

    Oh my goodness! This is the cutest cozy I’ve ever seen! Makes me wish I had a teapot! LOL

    Have a great day!

  3. Meredith says:

    This is adorable!

  4. Christy says:


  5. I love it!!!

  6. Rachelle says:


  7. Jenni says:

    It’s adorable!

  8. Erica K says:

    So happy! I love it!

  9. Megan says:

    I love those flowers! They are so cute!

  10. carla says:

    That is just too cute! Too bad I’m not a tea drinker.

  11. Rosa says:

    I love it!

  12. Natalie says:

    Adorable! Love the colorful flowers!

  13. Kathleen says:

    happy happy happy …. pretty felt flowers make me so happy!!

  14. Kadybug says:

    I agree, the colors are so happy and cheerful! Love the flower shapes too.

  15. ~Helena~ says:

    Wow! I love it so colorful and cute.

  16. Dacia says:

    wow, this is beautiful!

  17. This is adorable and I don’t even drink tea!

  18. emtdlb says:

    That is just the cutest thing. Wish they had one for my coffee maker. That would look so neat on the counter. So much fun!!!

  19. sonya says:

    sooooo beautiful!

  20. jill says:

    Vibrant color! I love your work.

  21. Priscilla says:

    I love it! So creative!

  22. Candice says:

    The cozy would definitley brighten up any kitchen! 🙂

  23. MaryAnn says:

    That cozy is super cute!

  24. Wendy says:

    This makes me smile 🙂

  25. Grace Wong says:

    this is so pretty!

  26. Kimberly says:

    Beautiful! What a great gift this would make!

  27. Elizabeth says:

    I love it! The flowers are so cheerful 🙂

  28. Krystina says:

    What a cute tea cozy!

  29. Greeblygreebly says:

    How pretty! And your little houses are ADORABLE.

    I’m really going to miss these daily pics when handsewing month is done. There is just something really special about a hand done project.

  30. That is so awesome! I might make one and I don’t drink hot tea. Maybe for a friend.

  31. Margie says:

    So cute!!

  32. lysaj says:

    Such pretty sewing!

    I have only just found ‘Sew, Mama, Sew’ and have been inspired to once again start up sewing for the first time in almost 20 years. Thank you so much for reminding me of what a pleasure sewing is.

  33. mara says:

    Wow — that’s beautiful! It’s a gloomy day here in upstate New York and that is the perfect tea cozy for a day like today — a lovely bit of cheer for a grey day.

  34. lisa says:

    i love the cheerful flowers on the tea cozy! So Pretty!

  35. Elena says:

    So cute!! The colors are perfect!

  36. Jane says:

    Cute as can be!

  37. Sally says:

    Oh my! What a beautiful tea cosy! I think I would have to make a pot of tea every day just to admire this gorgeous piece of work!

  38. Baukje says:

    Very colorfull

  39. Trish James says:

    Cool and very funky! I’m loving the modern flowers. I like the way you didn’t stitch all the flower petals as the ends, it gives some of them an extra 3D feel. I could do with making something cheery like this for my kitchen. x

  40. melissa says:

    i love this. how can you feel grumpy about getting up in the morning when you get to drink tea from that teapot?!

  41. Cheerful and happy…I see I’m not the only one who thought so!

  42. morepjs says:

    That tea cosy is absolutely fabulous, I really love, that would certainly make you smile first thing in the morning when you make your cup of tea wouldn’t it! Wow, will have tio have a go at making something similar.

  43. Amy says:


  44. Erin Compton says:

    So beautiful! Lots of beautiful bits of felt!

  45. Cindy says:

    The most colorful and cheerful teapot cozy ever, I love it!!

  46. Terri says:

    this is just beautiful

  47. Beautiful and fun, great idea to perk up the kitchen.


  48. Anna says:

    Very pretty tea cosy- I love all the flowers on this wonderful tea cosy.
    Warmest regards, Anna

  49. Anna says:

    That is great! So bright and cheery and interesting to look at 🙂

  50. katherine says:

    nice bright colors!

  51. Debbie O says:

    I just checked out pics on flicker .I am very very impressed with all of it. You are very talented. I have been bit by the creative bug now. Thank you again

  52. Mindy says:

    I really like the cheery colors!

  53. Debbie O says:

    I soooo want to make this.It is way cute!!!

  54. Bonnita says:

    I love that tea cozy! Beautiful!

  55. kathy h. says:

    I love felt work. Great look.

  56. Jessie Messerschmitt says:

    I’ve recently discovered the Sew Mama Sew blog & I love all the inspiration & ideas I’ve seen so far. The tea cozy is so cute, it just might make it to the top of my list for next project. I need a housewarming gift right now & this will fit the bill nicely. Thanks for all the hand sewn loveliness you’ve been featuring!

  57. Faye says:

    That is the cutest tea cozy ever!

  58. Penny Sue says:

    I love making tea cozies and all things felt. Thanks for the cute idea!

  59. Andi says:

    I love the bright flowers on this – I think I need one of these in my kitchen! (of course, I’d have to buy a teapot first!) 🙂

  60. Aparna says:

    lovely.. so colorful

  61. emily says:

    the cozy is so cute and beautiful what talent!

  62. Beth says:

    OOHHHH…This may be the inspiration I need for a sewing machine cover!

  63. Paige says:

    Beautiful! If only I was a tea-drinker…

  64. alexis says:

    this is so beautiful. i would love to have a tea cozy like this. you are clearly a very talented person.

  65. What a beautiful tea cosy!!! Going right over to take a look at it now. Thanks.

  66. Emily says:

    Now that’s colorful! A cheery addition to any tea party.

  67. sarah says:

    Love the colors and the flowers!

  68. Kristen says:

    That is really cute! Looks pretty easy to make too.

  69. Deb Joseph says:

    The tea cozy is absolutely adorable! What wonderful things you can make with wool.

  70. Shelly M. says:

    Love this – it’s fabulous!

  71. PenguitoSmile says:

    I would never of thought of doing a tea cozy out of felt! Ingenious! :p

  72. Misty.Creek says:

    Love, love the colors and the simple cozy underneath.

  73. Stacy says:

    I only wish that I had a tea cozy that colorful and fun! I think that I need to get stitching…

  74. Sara says:

    I love your sense of color! Someone who loves brights like me!

  75. Tina W says:

    What a happy, happy tea cozy!

  76. Lisa says:

    This is absolutely gorgeous! I love it!

  77. jennsquared says:

    That is so cute! I know just the person who would love to have one for her tea pot collections!

  78. sondra says:

    Lovely design! I love all the color she used in is and how all the neutral background set the color off.

  79. Jules says:

    I have seen this before & I think it’s just beautiful. It truly brings a mundane everyday object to a work of art!

  80. Brooke says:

    So bright and happy – what a great idea!

  81. Katie B says:

    Love it!

  82. Stacy says:

    I love this tea cozy. Talk about a way to add a punch of color to a kitchen!

  83. Loralynn says:

    The flowers are so bright and cute!

  84. craftytammie says:

    That is just beautiful! So cheerful!

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