Belted Kingfisher and Green Kingfisher Bird Cross Stitch

Belted Kingfisher Bird Cross Stitch

This week's chart of the week is actually two charts because I think they go together too nicely to feature them separately - and they were ultimately designed to be a matched pair. This is Belted Kingfisher (left) and Green Kingfisher (right), both … [Continue reading]

Intriguing Blackwork Designs Found on Pinterest

This stunning peacock blackwork design is available as a chart or a kit from designer Tanja Berlin ... Source: via Loretta on Pinterest This amazing dragon blackwork pattern is available on etsy... … [Continue reading]

Stitchnmomma Hand Dyed Cross Stitch Fabrics


On Valentine's Day after everyone had been sick and a week of not really stitching on anything I decided that a little stash acquisition was in order. Just as I the thought Stitchnmomma posted a reminder that there was only one day left on her 25% … [Continue reading]

Joining the Totally Useless Stitch-a-Long

Affectionately known as the TUSAL ~ a stitch-a-long where progress is shown by display of your ort jar. I had made a note to join this SAL at the beginning of the year, and then promptly got distracted. And of course I remembered after I emptied my … [Continue reading]

Cynthia Stitched Retro Peace Free Cross Stitch


Cynthia wrote in with another finished project from one of the free cross stitch patterns here on the site. She stitched up Retro Peace freebie in some amazing colors on 28 ct Lugana Summer Winds. Awesome! Don’t have this pattern yet? It’s free … [Continue reading]

Lindsay’s Valentine Heart Cross Stitch


This is my kind of valentine! Lindsay stitched her Valentine heart in all black. I love how it just pops off the fabric! I'm so not a girly foo-foo pink frilly kind of girl. Not to say I don't like girly things, I like hearts and flowers as … [Continue reading]

I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm Cross Stitch Sampler Chart of the Week

Got My Love Cross Stitch Sampler

I love it when I find an enjoyable sampler that doesn't have an alphabet on it. This one is called I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm and comes from Heartstring Samplery. The quote on the sampler reads: "The snow is snowing, the wind is blowing, … [Continue reading]

Getting to Know the Stitching Community: Laurel


It's time to get to know some more stitchers in the community. This week we're getting to know Laurel. I just shared her finished Ornament Club piece the other day and you might also recognize her from her blog, "Cherished Creations" - everyone … [Continue reading]

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