#1 "Chevron" Pattern
The actual Chevron logo looks like this:
Chevron patterned things that I see at LEAST once a day on someone's craft blog, look like this:
I've seen Chevron pillows, rugs, picture frames, curtains, hand towels, aprons...you name it, it's been made into a Chevron craft.
I like this pattern. The thing I don't get is:
The "Chevron" craze makes this seem trendy and new...but I'm pretty sure they're just ZIG ZAGS.
#2 Rolled Fabric Flowers
Many, many people think these are ADORABLE. I'll be honest...I do not. I think that unless they are done REALLY well, they just look like a ball of fabric. Maybe that's because they are just a ball of fabric.
I prefer the following fabric/felt flowers:
#3 Keep Calm and....
I loved the original "Keep Calm and Carry On" sign. It was a motto of mine during the month of February last year.
And I didn't even mind the Christmas version of:
But this trend has officially gotten out of hand. I have seen the following phrases on various blogs:
Keep calm and..
...rock on (ok I like that one)
...put it on Facebook
...egg hunt on
See what I mean? Can't we just leave cute enough alone? It kind of makes me want to
Ok, I'm off to the store to buy the supplies for another blog trend....a yarn wreath. But that trend, I love. Pictures to come later!