Saturday, December 29, 2012

New Scissors ...

I love them -
Especially when they are a surprise !!!
Thank you so much ...
I will be working on some Valentine's stitching for the next couple of days.
Happy Stitching To all of My Blogging Buddies !!!!

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Valentine's Box ....

I know It's still Christmas but I can't show things I stitched as gifts so 
here's the next best thing ....
Stitched with Nina's thread "Valentine" 
Available in my Etsy Shop 

Merry Christmas !!!!!!!!!

Friday, December 21, 2012

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Monday, December 17, 2012

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Peacock Pinkeep Needlebook ...

Design: Peacock Pinkeep
Fabric: 32 Count Chestnut
Fibers; Recommended DMC &
Nina's Hand Dyed Thread "Chilli"
Bead Treasures Seed Beads Brown Iris CZ119

Available In My Etsy Shop

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

How about Blue ....

Designer: Primitive Traditions
Pattern: Abigail Colby's Work Basket - A scissor Fob
Stitched as a small 2" pincushion on 32 count linen
using DMC 826
Hand Laced edge with Bead Treasures Glass seed beads Medium Blue Luster
Available in My Etsy Shop

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Abigail Colby's Work Basket

Designer: Primitive Traditions
Pattern: Abigail Colby's Work Basket - A scissor Fob
Stitched as a small 2" pincushion on 32 count linen
using Carrie's Creation Hand-dyed floss "Crimson"
Available in my Etsy Shop

Sunday, December 9, 2012

Freebie Finish ...

Fabric: 32 Count Lambswool Stained with Coffee
Fiber: Carrie's Creation Hand Dyed Floss "Cajun Coffee"
 I added the border, vintage buttons & seed beads to finish my Pincushion.
(Bead Treasures Glass Seed Beads: Lined Dark Amethyst CZ180 11/0 Seed Beads)

Saturday, December 8, 2012

Bluebird Pincushion

Design: Bluebird Pincushion
Designer: Blackbird Designs
Fabric: 32 Count Lambswool
Fiber: Nina's Hand Dyed Thread "Old Jean's"
Bead Treasures Glass Seed Beads: Medium Blue Luster
Victorian Motto Sampler Hand Dyed Button

Available in my Etsy Shop!

Friday, December 7, 2012

This is what immobility will do to a person!!!!!

Ok - So I have finally been given the ok to try to start walking since my knee surgery.
I have been trying to do a little bit every day but it has been difficult & I am still not able to do as much as I would like.
So instead of walking at the beach I just sat in my car ...
And although the scenery is lovely -
just sitting in your car is not as entertaining as walking
French fries on the sunroof
I laughed until I hurt !!!!
I must say my husband is a genius for coming up with this one

And I have been working on another little bird:

I am hoping to finish this one tonight !!!
Have a great weekend

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Zipper pouch....

I have just now found the time to put the finishing touches on  my design
 Needlework Treasures.
I made it into a zipper pouch to hold some thread and small scissors:

I am so pleased with how it turned out.
I hope you like it

Happy Stitching

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Going Prim ....

Designer: The Primitive Hare
Design: Proverbs 17:17
Fabric: 32 Count Platinum
Fibers: Recommended DMC
Ric - Rac: Victorian Motto Sampler Shoppe Hand Dyed
I can't wait to get started on Proverbs 18:22
Happy Stitching !!!

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