Almost Done Stitching the Raven

I really wanted to get The Raven done this past week, but things don't always go as planned. I am really close though! The words are done, the Raven is done, the little "fence" type part is done. All that is left to stitch is one more star and the … [Continue reading]

Counted Wishes Online Festival Spring 2012

March 15-21, 2012 The Counted Wishes Festival offers: -An exciting Cross Stitch "virtual" show for stitchers -Many new releases, seen there for the first time -Easy shopping at your computer -Unique designs not readily found in other … [Continue reading]

Nut Jobs Cross Stitch Sampler Chart of the Week

Nut Jobs Ink Circles Cross Stitch Sampler

I enjoy a good sampler and I really like it when something is done in a sampler style and there's no alphabet (I think I've mentioned that before, I don't even know why it bothers me.) This sampler chart from Ink Circles brings a bit of snarky sass … [Continue reading]

Win a Free Pass to Best Photo Forward: Refining Photos of Fine Embroidery


This contest is now closed. Winner Announcement: Results generated by chose Melissa (from The Daily Mel) as the giveaway winner. Melissa, watch your inbox for details ;) Jen at Funk & Weber Designs has teamed up with … [Continue reading]

Stash Buying Obsessions, Addictions, and More

I think no matter what your hobby is you end up with some kind of "stash" of supplies. Maybe crafters are just secretly hoarders in disguise. I'm sure you can relate here! In every other aspect of my life I am ready and willing to *throw it out* … [Continue reading]

Christine’s Finished Snowflake Cross Stitch

Christine's Finished Snowflake Cross Stitch

The 2012 Ornament Club is going well so far and I've really been enjoying seeing the finished ornaments when they reach my inbox. Christine finished stitching her snowflake this weekend and posted the picture to our Facebook community. One of my … [Continue reading]

Lavender Roses HAED QS is Chart of the Week


This one is called Lavender Roses and is based on the artwork by Carrie Hawks and charted by Heaven and Earth Designs (aka, HAED in the stitching community) This is a "quick stitch" design from HAED, which are a little less intimidating than full … [Continue reading]

Getting to Know the Stitching Community: Patti Dagg


Welcome back to another edition of the getting to know the stitching community. This week we're talking with Patti Dagg from Rocky Mountain Stitcher. Let's get started... What’s your favorite type of cross stitch project to work … [Continue reading]

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