Click on the links below to find information on stitching tips, and work in progress!
Read how I found the perfect stitching stand - under the Christmas tree!
Choosing a cross stitch kit can be imposing - there are so many things to consider! Here are my recommendations to make your decision a little easier.
Documenting your work is very important. You spend a lot of time and effort into making useful and beautiful things - be sure to sign your name!
Wolves kit The first week, and already a do-over...all the green and the bottom of the letter "W" are about 12 stitches too high...(sigh)
Charting a quote to personalize a photo album - or any other object is a great way to introduce pattern design!
My favourite customer, Ashley asked me to make a quilt from her daughter's baby clothes. I have previously made her quilts for her sisiter-in-law, her boys and she won a school quilt!
August's quilting technique was English Paper Piecing (EPP), a method I was skeptical to try at first.
As I work through the Starry Night QAL, I am learning many new sewing techniques. This month I was pleased to try fabric weaving - especially as it could be done while camping sans sewing machine or p…
Sometimes the best way to use a panel is to cut it up! Mary used the classic attic window block to liven up a pastoral panel.
Our little quilting group is making great progress this month on our Starry Night QAL, I'm the last to finish!