Sunday, January 24, 2016

Cross Stitching: A wedding present




Bad phone photo taken a second before it was wrapped because I realised I hadn't taken any!

The Details
Pattern: French Country - Wedding Bells, JBW Designs
Thread: DMC 550
Fabric: 28 Count Permin Linen - Natural
Finish: Framed by me, no mount. Frame from TK Maxx

Stitched October-November 2015. Wedding present for Matt and Hayley

Monday, January 18, 2016

Craft: Christmas Ornaments 2015





Various Christmas decorations added to our collection in November 2015. Details of kits/tutorials: Fabric pine cone, Felt nativity, Felt deer and fox

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Cross Stitch: 2015 Christmas Ornament




The Details
Pattern: Let Us Adore Him, Country Cottage Needleworks
Thread: DMC and Weeks Dye Works as charted
Fabric: 32 ct Permin Lambswool Linen
Finish: Pillow Ornament. Finishing by me, inspiration from The Twisted Stitcher

Stitched December 2015. Finished Jan 2016. 

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Cross Stitching: A couple of smalls

Keeping myself busy between larger projects. . .



The Details
Pattern/Thread/Fabric: Free kit from The World of Cross Stitching Magazine
Finish: Card, using supplies in kit. 

Stitched August 2015
No destination yet - goes into my stock of cards!


The Details
Pattern/Thread/Fabric: Free kit in Goody Bag picked up at the NEC sewing/stitching show (originally Cross Stitch Card Shop I think)

Stitched July 2015
No destination yet - goes into my stock of smalls for cards etc.