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!
This month's block used paper piecing technique, one that all three of us were familiar with and happy to assemble!
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.