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


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


"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


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]

Good Progress on Pirate Treasure and a New Start

After a lengthy stitching slump I feel extra productive this week after making some good progress stitching Pirate Treasure and starting a new ornament... Pirate Treasure Progress: Started Stitching Ornament Club Ornament #5: … [Continue reading]

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