Home Sweet Home is Chart of the Week


This week's chart choice of the week comes from an independent artist on Etsy. Gail from Cross Stitch Cards recently started designing her own charts and offering them on Etsy, Artfire, and eBay. This was one of the very first charts she made … [Continue reading]

Free Independence Day Eagle Cross Stitch Pattern

IndependenceDayEagle Free Cross Stitch Pattern

I hope that everyone is having a safe and enjoyable holiday with family and friends. ==> Click here to download the PDF pattern file. I wanted to bring you a freebie today as part of my own celebration of freedom and independence. I hope you … [Continue reading]

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


Now 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 … [Continue reading]

Stitching Bloggers Blog Hop #5: Holiday Stitching

Summer is here, the year is half over, and there are all sorts of fun summer holidays to celebrate. However, I've noticed a lot of us turn to our winter holiday projects during this time of the year. We're gearing up for gift making and stitching … [Continue reading]

I Will Not Go Into a Stitching Slump!

It's been awhile since I posted any progress photos on my stitching, because there just hasn't been much progress. It's been a hectic few weeks here in the Oliver household. Noah (my 12 year old) broke his collar bone, the school year finally ended, … [Continue reading]

Live Simply from Dimensions is Chart of the Week


Simple, 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 … [Continue reading]

Happy Father’s Day (and a little freebie!)

sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance

I'd like to wish a very happy Father's Day to all the men in the audience today. Whether you're a dad, an uncle, a grandfather, a big brother, or just a plain nice guy - your role in the life a child is always an important one and much appreciated. … [Continue reading]

I’m a great stitcher, but I’m a horrible cook.


My blog hop prompt for blog hop #4 was, of course, provoked by some crazy random person who assumed to know everything about everyone. When I asked of the group ... … [Continue reading]

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