Stitching Bloggers Blog Hop #4: Society Assumes

Wow, we're on the 4th blog hop already! I want to pause for a moment and thank everyone who has participated in this little experiment - I absolutely enjoy reading every single post. I hope that you've found some new blogs, made some new friends, and … [Continue reading]

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

Lets-Do-Coffee-Cross-Stitch

Let'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 … [Continue reading]

Ornament Club #5 Stitched by Laurel

Ornament Club Ornament #5 as stitched by Laurel

Well, Laurel finished stitching the ornament before even I did. She used Earthen by Picture this Plus Fabric and stitched the design in Gentle Arts Sampler Threads. I was happy to see this picture land in my inbox this week. I need to catch up … [Continue reading]

If Nothing Ever Changed Butterfly Cross Stitch Chart of the Week

butterflies-cross-stitch

"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 … [Continue reading]

Stitching Bloggers Blog Hop #3: Setting Goals

I can't believe it's June already, but here we are. Almost half way through the year already! That sort of makes me think about goals and what I want to get done this year - for work, for myself, for my family, and for my stitching! That's the topic … [Continue reading]

Pirate Treasure Stitching Is On a Roll

I got pretty far along in stitching Pirate Treasure this week from where I left off last week. I found a good reference point when I was stitching the letters so I ventured onto page two of the pattern with those so I can build from there … [Continue reading]

Bent Creek’s Americana Angel is Chart of the Week

land-of-liberty-cross-stitch-kit

I'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 … [Continue reading]

Stitchqueries: Can I Wash Finished Cross Stitching on Black Fabric?

stitching questions

This week's stitchqueries comes from Jolande about washing a finished piece of cross stitch... I have stitched Girl With A Pearl Earring on Black Aïda. I would like to know if it is safe to wash my 'masterpiece' with detergent, before it will be … [Continue reading]

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