Thine Is The Trick And The Treat is Chart of the Week

Thine-Is-The-Trick-and-Treat-Cross-Stitch-PatternNow here is a Quaker style sampler I can really sink my needle into. I love Halloween stitching!

The model you see here of Thine Is The Trick And The Treat from Prairie Moon was stitched on 32 Ct. Camofudge fabric by Stitches and Spice using 2 strand of black silk. [Read more...]

Live Simply from Dimensions is Chart of the Week

live-simply-cross-stitch-by-dimensionsSimple, yet elegant–that’s the statement this single flower makes. Stitched on 14 count ivory Aida, this kit from Dimensions features the gentle reminder to “Live Simply.

Kit contains cotton thread, aida fabric, needle, and easyto follow instructions and results in a finished project size of 5×7 inches – perfect for framing.

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Happy Stitching! [Read more...]

Chart of the Week: Let’s Do Coffee from Imaginating

Lets-Do-Coffee-Cross-StitchLet’s Do Coffee, as pictured, is stitched on 14 ct Natural Aida using DMC floss and has a stitch count of 122 x 122.

It’s no secret that I enjoy a good cup of coffee. It’s probably horrible for me in the long term, but darn it all to heck, I enjoy the stuff.

For Mother’s Day my husband and kids bought me some Butter Rum flavored coffee and for my birthday in December they bought me Pumpkin Spice since it’s my favorite seasonal flavor. [Read more...]

If Nothing Ever Changed Butterfly Cross Stitch Chart of the Week

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If nothing ever changed there would be no butterflies.

This cross stitch pattern comes from Designs By Lisa and is such a true sentiment, displayed beautiful with this blue butterfly.

Project stitch count is 98W x 126H. Model stitched on 28 count Waterlily Jobelan by Wichelt using Gentle Art Sampled Threads in Purple Iris, Royal Purple, Hyacinth, Black Crow, and Cinders. Using this page at Everything Cross Stitch you can pick up your chart, threads, and all your supplies in just a few clicks. [Read more...]

Bent Creek’s Americana Angel is Chart of the Week

land-of-liberty-cross-stitch-kitI’ll be quick with our chart of the week since it’s a holiday here today.

I’ll be heading out with my boys to try to catch a parade and we’re going to the movies this afternoon.

It seemed only fitting that today’s chart of the week be something patriotic in honor of it being Memorial Day.

This is Bent Creek’s Americana Angel, [Read more...]

Sadie Stuart-I Pledge Allegiance Chart of the Week

Pledge Allegiance Cross StitchWith Memorial Day and Independence Day coming up in the United States you might be thinking of stitching some patriotic themed items. What could be more patriotic than the original Pledge of Allegiance to the flag?

This chart comes from Samsarah Design Studio. “I Pledge Allegiance Sampler” stitched on 30 count Havana Linen by Weeks Dye Works with Crescent Colours (Blacksmith Blue, Smoke, Wavy Navy, Apple Fritter, Red Currant, Wild Berries, Bamboo, 12 Grain, Wild Oats, Queen Bee) and has a stitch count of 61W x 139H.

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Bent Creek Quaker Star is Chart of the Week

Bent Creek Quaker StarAs summer approaches I like to stitch on at least one patriotic work-in-progress.

This summer we have some traveling to do and I actually need to pick up a few small pieces to stitch on and I can’t decide…

This is Quaker Star from Bent Creek.

The model in the picture is stitched on 28 count Linen with [Read more...]

Mirabilia Mother’s Arms is Chart of the Week

mothers-arms-cross-stitch-mirabilia-designsWith Mother’s Day coming up this weekend I’ve got “mother” themed things on the brain.

This is Mother’s Arms from Mirabilia Designs. I will throw a confession in here, I was actually surprised to see that this was a Mirabilia leaflet, it seems different than their usual releases – but, in a good way.

When I think of Mirabilia I usually think of fancy ladies sitting on invisible stools or of colorful mermaids swimming through imaginary waters. I love the colors and the symbols of motherhood [Read more...]

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