Category Archives: Cross-stitch

Little Mysteries

This band sampler by Jana P. Kerr was originally published in 2006 as a series in Needle Arts, the official publication for the Embroiderer’s Guild of America. It is our ongoing chapter project currently. Consisting of 15 lessons it covers … Continue reading

Posted in Cross-stitch, Embroidery, Hardanger, Stitchery, Stitching, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Game Day Teaser

Looking for another project to keep my hands busy, but my mind not too occupied while gaming led to another vintage find becoming a WIP.  Not much progress this session as we were mid-battle and I was starting a new … Continue reading

Posted in Cross-stitch, Stitching, Uncategorized, Vintage, Vintage Finds | Tagged | Leave a comment

Intruders

A chicken appeared in the window.  It seemed to really want in.  Curious, I went to see what was up.  Just outside the picture window lay our back porch, surrounded by a fenced in play area for the kids.  Across … Continue reading

Posted in Cross-stitch, Stitching, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Super Blue Blood Moon Total Eclipse

The super blue blood moon total eclipse is an actual thing that will be happening on January 31, 2008.  For more info check out this space.com guide , which has info as lots of useful links.  We are looking forward to … Continue reading

Posted in Cross-stitch, Stitchery, Stitching, Uncategorized, Vintage, Vintage Finds | Tagged | Leave a comment

Prairie Schooler Winter Samplers (Book No. 83)

  A strong start with me doing the entire 2nd band in the wrong color.  Here it’s nearly removed. This simple sampler jumped out at me when I saw it online last year. It’s winter without being Christmas. My supply … Continue reading

Posted in Cross-stitch, Stitching, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Vintage Finds: Apron Stamped for Embroidery

This was an E-bay find.   It has only just arrived and has yet to be considered with regards to colors.  But the roses will go well with my upcycled rose apron.  It even has a pocket.  It will be … Continue reading

Posted in Clothing, Cross-stitch, Embroidery, Stitching, Uncategorized, Vintage, Vintage Finds | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Merry Solstice: 4 Days to Go

  Merry Solstice to everyone.  Are you celebrating the shortest day?  We like to celebrate as much as we can.  I’d apologize for getting this out late, but O and I were having fun baking cookies, which was long overdue.  … Continue reading

Posted in Cross-stitch, Embroidery, Stitching, Uncategorized, Vintage | Leave a comment