MY-OH-MY! This summer is just flying by. Among other activities, I have been busy embroidering gear for our 7 yo grandson Alastair’s first sleepaway camp experience. Each item in this huge pile carries the camp logo.
I have to say again how much I love machine embroidery for so many reasons. Saving money is just one. Participating in his camp preparations is another.
A long list was issued with required “logo-ed” screen printed items, such as a minimum of four $17.99 tees from the camp store. After getting approval for the substitution of machine embroidery over printed, Alastair’s clever mama (my darling daughter) ordered blanks for all required gear and much more. At a 24-hour, on-line flash sale, she purchased his things for less than $70 from the same manufacturer as items from the camp store. Meanwhile, I got to work preparing the machine embroidery design. Fortunately, it is a simple logo. Continue reading