Category Archives: Holidays

Stitching In Public

Before/After One month ago today this candle mat went to our game session.  Today it went to the hospital to hang out with me.  This ended up being a much longer chunk of time than I’d anticipated, which allowed for … Continue reading

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Gametime Reindeer

Needed another small project for our monthly gaming session so I dug this out and am continuing my head start on holiday prep.  This is Santa and Reindeer by Bareroots. It turned out the embroidery really would like to be … Continue reading

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Cobweb and Lambs

Spinning continues.  This time at cobweb weight with a lovely violet blue Polworth top.  It’s amazing how much spinning goes into making a very small cop when the yarn is so fine.  Sooner or later some effort may need to … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from the Squirrel Twins

Started in August, these sat for the longest time just waiting to be finished.  I gifted them to the children on Solstice and the children insisted that they be lifted up to hang their squirrels at the very top of the tree. … Continue reading

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And Partridge Makes Three

  A partridge in a pear tree

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Snowflake Tree

Finished Snowflake Tree

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Pure Jealousy

Robert Kaufmann Shetland Flannel in red with its subtle texturing really shows off in this simple dress.  A simple warm dress in flannel, that is what it was supposed to be.  My first Geranium Dress.  Only I found ways to complicate … Continue reading

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