Tag Archives: cross stitch

Sunday Stash April 10, 2022

No fabric in this week. I fully finished Christmas Eve for a little fabric out. I couldn’t get the color right in the picture. The outer border is a light sage green. I also cut out the Margo Handbag this … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 27, 2022

No change in the numbers. I spent most the week finishing the SAL rows. After that I worked on framing the Christmas Eve piece. Cutting down a piece that took me months to finish was one of the most unnerving … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 20, 2022

No change in the numbers this week. While Open Dialogue hangs in time out, I moved on to the next project. A piece I stitched last year needs finished into something that can hang or be displayed. It’s an odd … Continue reading

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March 2022 Short List And OMG

I finished my February OMG, the challenge quilt top. I will continue to keep the list small, but not quite as small. I’m feeling the need for more variety. Project One: My Needle Arts Guild started a band sampler stitch-along. … Continue reading

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December 2021 OMG Finish

I chose finishing a cross stitch towel as my OMG for December. It wasn’t done by Christmas, but shortly after. A member of my Needle Arts Guild passed away suddenly this year. Her family let the Guild members take whatever … Continue reading

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Fallback Position

With a lot going on at work and the holidays around the corner, creative time is limited. I tend to wok on projects I don’t have to think about. I need to stitch two more leaves, but started the outlining … Continue reading

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November OMG Finish

For my November OMG, I chose to fully finish the Noel cross stitch piece. I decided to finish it as a cube rather than frame it. I thought it would look nicer sitting on a table than hanging on the … Continue reading

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Try Anything Once

Finally! All the Christmas designs I stitch are in season. Happy Thanksgiving to all my readers who celebrate it. It’s a quiet day here, but we are having a nice meal. I picked this up at Needle Arts Guild last … Continue reading

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The November 2021 Short List

It’s list time again! I finished two projects in October, Waugh Street Christmas and the BOM blocks. Once again I’m without a piecing project. When the list opens up I find it hard to pick what to work on next. … Continue reading

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The October 2021 Short List

I finished two projects in September, the Winter Pines runner and Noel, and had one stitched piece framed. Other projects moved forward, making it a good month The Short List categories are UFO, garment, original design, hand work, finishing, classes … Continue reading

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