Category Archives: 2013 Stitching

A couple of finishes from last year…

I never got around to posting these finishes last year and didn’t want them to feel left out! The first one is the Little House Needleworks mystery called Song of the Seasons. I finished this way back in November and … Continue reading

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Baskets and Antique Sampler Exhibition

There were 3 new Inklingo collections released this week – 3 different sizes of baskets. I love basket quilts and so I couldn’t resist buying one of the collections. The 3 sizes were 3″, 4.5″ and 6″ finished – I … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween

I’ve been stitching away on a set of Joan Elliott’s Halloween ornaments recently and have the ornaments and wreath all finished and hanging up ready for some spooky little visitors tonight! These were a lot of fun to stitch – … Continue reading

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5th Halloween Ornament

I finished the 5th of Joan Elliott’s Halloween ornaments on Wednesday. It’s impossible to choose a favourite as by the time I’ve finished the stitching on each one I love it!   I’m already half way through the last one … Continue reading

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Halloween Cat ornament

This is the 4th ornament in Joan Elliott’s recent collection of Halloween ornaments. The backstitching really brought some life to him. I’m itching to start decorating the wreath that these will go onto but I’m not sure what glue to … Continue reading

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Woolly Adventures and Low Volume Experiment

I’ve taken a break from working on the LHN Mystery Sampler to play with a couple of other projects ¬†for the last week or so. Last year, I bought the Summer Block of the Week from Primitive Gatherings. I couldn’t … Continue reading

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LHN Song of the Seasons part 2(a)

I’ve been stitching away on the Little House Needleworks Mystery sampler this week. I took this on holiday with me and didn’t put a single stitch into it so I’m not as far along as I would like. I’m slowly … Continue reading

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