Cute Bunny

Cute Bunny

Cute Bunny by Nadezha Mashtakova I have a new small finish.  This one took me approximately one month to complete.  I’m glad I decided to do this small one in between my large ones.  It gives me the illusion of making progress.  Who doesn’t like a finish?  Am I right? The eye called for a … Continue reading

November 2019 IHSW

November 2019 IHSW

So happy to be stitching again and to finally be able to participate in the International Hermit and Stitch Weekend.  To get the full ISHW details, click here. This weekend, I worked on Cute Bunny.  This is what my project looked like when I started: I decided to tackle some of the back stitch.  I … Continue reading

Which Option Did I Choose?

Which Option Did I Choose?

I took my project in for framing today. Although I’m always excited to take a project in for framing, because I’m that much closer to having a fully completed project, I’m always a little bit overwhelmed with all the framing and matting options and colour combinations from which to choose.  I’m a very visual person.  … Continue reading

July’s Amethyst Fairy

July’s Amethyst Fairy

 July’s Amethyst Fairy by Mirabilia (Nora Corbett) We have a finish!  I can’t believe I completed this in record time.  I really hunkered down during the evenings and weekends, am I’m so happy my effort paid off. About 3/4 of the way through this project, I came across a post on Facebook, stating that the … Continue reading

Cute Bunny Progress No. 1

Cute Bunny Progress No. 1

This weekend, I visited Gitta’s with my cousin and my stitching buddy, Maria (of Cross Stitch Expressions).  It’s been a while since I last visited, and the store was completely rearranged. This was my cousin’s first visit, and she loved it.  She knits and crochets, and I thought there would be more of those supplies … Continue reading

Poll-Is it Fair?

Poll-Is it Fair?

Out of curiosity… Do you think it’s fair to ask for three current Mirabilia charts in return for a very “in high demand” OOP Mirabilia chart?   I’m also considering asking $100 CAD in lieu of three charts.

Stargazer Progress No. 1

Stargazer Progress No. 1

My daughter is working on Stargazer, so I’ll be showcasing her project on my blog. We played around with fabrics that I had on hand and we settled on a fabric that looks remarkably similar to this: I found this image via Google search, and I’ll post the source link to give appropriate credit, but … Continue reading