Love Quaker Style is Chart of the Week

Love-Quaker-Style-cross-stitch-patternI’ve been in the mood for some Quaker-Style samplers lately – and I’ll show off some new stash later this week – but this caught my eye with Valentine’s Day right around the corner. This is Love Quaker Style by AuryTM Designs.

I love the little splashes of color and the hearts worked into the quaker blocks, very fun :)
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Lindsay’s Valentine Heart Cross Stitch

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Stitched by Lindsay

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 much as the next gal, but not boring blah pink same old crap flowers.

I want big blooming magnolias, black roses, or flowing lilies, or simple daisies and purple tulips. [Read more…]

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

Got My Love Cross Stitch SamplerI 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, just watch those icicles form. I’ve got my love to keep me warm”.

Model was stitched on 35 count Straw linen by Weeks Dye Works using Weeks Dye Works flosses in Kohl and Brick. Stitch count is 123W x 233H.

==> Get this chart and start stitching today. Seems like a good Valentine’s Day gift to get for ourselves….

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Heart Band Sampler from Debbie Draper Designs

HeartBandSamplerCrossStitchDebbieDraperDesignsI love band samplers, adore them even. This is Heart Band Sampler by Debbie Draper Designs and it seems fitting for the upcoming Valentine’s Day holiday – but I think it’s also quite appropriate for any day and every day.

I couldn’t find the exact chart details online, but I think this would look lovely stitched in just about any hand dyed or over dyed thread in your stash. Silks, of course, would be lovely – as they are with any sampler.
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Hearts and Flowers Bookmark Pair Chart of the Week

Heart to Heart bookmark set for lovers of prose, poetry and romance. This counted cross stitch kit includes 14-count white Aida cloth, presorted DMC cotton floss, needle, chart and directions to complete a set of two bookmarks that are each 2 1/2″ x 8″. Kits are imported from Belgium and a Stitchery exclusive offer.

==> Click here to get Hearts and Flowers Bookmark Cross Stitch Kit from the Stitchery!

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Knotted Hearts Free Cross Stitch Pattern

Designed to be “ornament size” this cross stitch pattern is 45 x 45 stitches with only two colors of DMC used. Quick and easy!

==> Click here to download the pattern PDF file

As always you choose the fabric and the threads or you can stitch it as charted if you prefer.

Happy Stitching!
Loretta

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Valentine Cross Stitched by Vicki

Vicki was kind enough to share this finished Valentine on our Facebook community page.

This is a free pattern available here at Stitching the Night Away.
==> Click here to get the pattern.

Great color choice, Vicki! Thank you for sharing your work with us.

Happy Stitching!
Loretta

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Finished Cross Stitch Lace Heart Wedding Sampler

Whew, finally finished! I feel like the slowest stitcher on the planet these days. I used to be able to whip out a project like this in a week, but these days it takes me months. Less stitching time and carpel tunnel combined to make stitching a lot slower.

==> Click here to get a copy of the Jeanette Crews Designs Leaflet Wedding Memories Leaflet, which includes Lace Heart and other designs that you can personalize with the included alphabets.

Finished Lace Heart Wedding Sampler Cross Stitch

Notice the date on the sampler – April 3rd of 2010. Yes, I’m over a year late in finishing this gift! I had intended to finish it for the one year anniversary, but my stitching time in March was short and few so it’s running quite behind, and I still need to get a frame! I’m thinking a silver frame or a grey frame, I haven’t looked at matting yet so I’m not sure what to use there.

Here’s the project from early stages to finish…. [Read more…]

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