Category Archives: Cross-stitch

Bathtime, Woodland Enchantress!

Humming along thinking she’d be ready for presentation at our guild Zoom, we ran into a wall of French knots. How could I have forgotten about a hundred French knots? Well, we pushed through only to miss our meeting, but … Continue reading

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Home Stretch

Scrolling through IG and finding yet another design for the wishlist keeps me going when I’m tired of backstitching or couching endlessly. The next several projects are already determined, but if I keep stitching they’ll go quickly. I may not … Continue reading

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Coffee with Milk Texture Sampler

Brotchen still haven’t happened as office and school closures have us all at home and my husband seems to have decided to revive and perfect his sourdough skills. Now if he’d just work on his cooking (He’s pretty good, but … Continue reading

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WIP Woodland Enchantress

Upon finishing up holiday projects, I pulled out my Woodland Enchantress and did a bit of stitching. The comparison to the update picture posted this time last year was disappointing. Not one stitch that I hadn’t placed that day had … Continue reading

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Washing Embroidery

The most intimidating part of embroidery is having to wash it. I’m always afraid it will be ruined somehow after all of the effort of stitching. This often leads to ‘forgetting’ this step. A terrible habit to have and one … Continue reading

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Enchantress Update

This fair lady of the woods is making her yearly appearance on the blog today.  A little cheating ahead has uncovered the top left corner.  Doesn’t seem like she’s coming along (here she is October 2017) until I remember that … Continue reading

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Finished Modern Folk Embroidery 2018 SAL

Love this project for a multitude of reasons. Can’t want to see it hanging in my living room. This pattern is still available from Modern Folk Embroidery and there is a new 2019 SAL too. The instagram crew are very … Continue reading

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