Stitchqueries: Which Way Does the Hoop Go?

This question comes in from Sharon here on the blog and it's a really good question! I have a question about using the Q-snap or a hoop. Do you stitch on the top side of the fabric or the bottom as it lays in the frame? [fabric to hoop U shaped … [Continue reading]

Snowflake Free Cross Stitch Pattern

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Snowflakes make great ornaments and can be fun to stitch and embellish. Choose your favorite color or just use up your left over floss. ==> Click here to download the free cross stitch pattern This is just the first in a long line of … [Continue reading]

Working on Imagination Creation by Dragon Dreams

I've had this kitted up since it came out, but just finally started stitching on it. This is a Dragon Dreams design called Imagination Creation from the Fantasy Faire 2005 event. … [Continue reading]

Cross Stitch Ornaments on My Tree

TW Beginner Whitework Ornament (I've stitched like five of these, but this one is mine, the rest were gifts!) PawPrints Fairy Kit (This wasn't really meant to be an ornament, but I just love it so it hangs on the tree) … [Continue reading]

Cross Stitch Apps for Your Droid Phone

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I had such a great time guest posting here on Stitching the Night Away last month, that I wanted to follow up with another post on Cross Stitch apps for your Droid phone. Many thanks to Loretta for having me back. I am finding my smartphone to be … [Continue reading]

Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town

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... and fortunately Santa Claus can shop on the internet, because I haven't left the house this week. 'Tis the season for cold and flu apparently, and ugh did I get something icky this week. I suppose a few bugs are to be expected with four kids in … [Continue reading]

Santa’s Journey Captured on a Stocking

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This stocking kit contains everything you need to finish it up, including the alphabet for personalizing. When done the stocking is about 16 inches long. ==> Dimension's Gold Collection Stocking - Santa's Journey Happy Stitchmas! P.S. … [Continue reading]

Calories Don’t Count at Christmas!

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Don't you wish that was the truth?! All the delicious goodies that we encounter during this season, it's crazy scary if you're trying to follow any type of diet. This year my challenge is that I'm gluten-free and my husband is sugar-free -- but … [Continue reading]

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