Updated: Aug 6
It's been an amazing week, here at Floriani, and we have worked hard to bring you a new project and another beautiful #stateflower design! Are you ready?!
This week, we are celebrating the great state of Nevada and the Big Sagebrush! Let's jump into what our project will be for this week - a thread catcher with a pin cushion! Download your instructions in the PDF below!
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Our contest ends this Sunday!!
Now, who's ready for some fun facts?! Let's get ready to learn!
FUN FACTS ABOUT NEVADA:
15 of the top 25 largest hotels in the world are in Las Vegas. Plus they have more hotels rooms in Vegas than any other city on Earth!
Nevada has more mountain ranges than any other state.
Nicknamed "The Silver State", Nevada is actually the number one gold producing state in America and fourth in the world.
Most of the wild horse population of the United States is in the Nevada state.
Goldfield used to be the biggest city in Nevada, but now it's the second smallest county seat in the whole of the U.S.
There are 100 miles of underground tunnels on the Comstock mining area in Nevada.
In 1910, Nevada was the only state in the U.S. that allowed boxing matches.
The hard hats that we see construction workers wearing today were invented in 1933 for the workers on Hoover Dam.
Virginia City is supposedly the most haunted town in North America.
There is only seven inches of rain on average each year in Nevada.
We hope you have enjoyed learning about Nevada, and love stitching out the Big Sagebrush! Don't forget to post pictures of your #stateflower projects in our Facebook Group (linked above)! Until next week, Happy Sewing & Happy Creating!