[update 1/24/2017] Finished a motif and a skein of floss at the same time, seemed like a good place to take a pause and put her away for a bit.
I came across this while browsing #flosstube videos on YouTube over the weekend. Pam was working on Bid Red Ship and afraid the hand-dyed floss would bleed if washed, so in order to take extra care to keep the fabric extra super clean she sewed up a … [Continue reading]
This is a free design being released in parts as a stitch-a-long at Connie Gee Designs. You'll find all of the information and downloads at http://www.conniegeedesigns.com/2017-sal.html. A little more stitching time and I managed to finish the … [Continue reading]
Stitchrovia's Charity SAL for UK based charity Mind. All profits from the pattern will go to directly to the charity to help those who suffer with mental health issues, as well as their families. You'll find the first of nine installments at … [Continue reading]
Click Here to Try Amazon Prime 30-Day Free Trial My favorite Nietzsche quote. Quite possibly my favorite quote of anyone ever. Download the free cross stitch pattern here as a PDF or add it to your account at Craftsy, whichever you … [Continue reading]
So here we are almost two full weeks into the new year already. Gosh, that happened fast. I'm trying to get my stitching stash reorganized so I can spend more time stitching and less time moving things from place to place. I miss having a "spot" that … [Continue reading]
Why is everyone drunk or drinking all the time? I can't tell if this part was intentional to draw out the recovering alcoholic character perspective, that she the character is noticing it so it is being made extremely obvious to you as the reader, … [Continue reading]
I've been working on this chevron design off and on, it's part of a series of monogram patterns that I'm working on charting to be released this year (there are bookmarks, ornaments, and in-the-hoop designs) This one is almost ready and I really like … [Continue reading]