Laurel’s Blackwork Ornament


Laurel is really on top of stitching up her ornaments for the 2012 Ornament Club! (To be completely honest, she's ahead of me on these! Especially after my recent stitching slump.) … [Continue reading]

Finished Stitching The Raven!


YAY! I'm very excited to have a stitching finish this week. (Here's my previous progress on this project.) I finished the border on The Raven Sunday night and here it is: I hope you can see the sparkly effect from the opalescent fabric in … [Continue reading]

Mirabilia Mother’s Arms is Chart of the Week


With 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 … [Continue reading]

My Battle with the Stitching Blahs (Blog Hop)


The blog hop question this time around was: Have you ever had a case of the “stitching blahs” where you just didn’t want to stitch? Or maybe it was more like you didn’t get to stitch because you were busy and that created a chain reaction sense of … [Continue reading]

Stitching Bloggers Blog Hop #1: Stitching Blahs


Welcome to the first round of Stitching Bloggers here at Stitching the Night Away. I've had so many requests to start a blogging-round-robin or "blog hop" of sorts that I finally got it on the to-do list and managed to pull it all together. The … [Continue reading]

Cute Free Owl Cross Stitch Pattern Whoo-Hoo Me

How cute is this little guy? You know I love finding owl cross stitch patterns around the web, and this one just happens to be a freebie. Whoo-Hoo Me comes from Kincavel Krosses and those big owl eyes are just too adorable. I had to share the … [Continue reading]

Stitching Fairy is Chart of the Week

Stitching Fairy by Nora Corbett

This is part of Nora Corbett's Stitching Fairy series, in particular this fairy represents Linen. Model stitched on 32 Ct. French Lace Linen with Crescent Colours floss, Kreinik #4 braid, and Mill Hill beads. I chose the Linen Fairy as our … [Continue reading]

Nearly Departed in Deadwood by Ann Charles [Book Review]

I needed something lighthearted and entertaining, but I wanted a little mystery too. I had read some reviews and seen a few people mention Nearly Departed in Deadwood on Facebook, plus the Kindle version of this book was reasonably priced, so I gave … [Continue reading]

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