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Thursday, September 23, 2021

They're ready!!! Kits are in the Etsy shop!!

 





Limited edition, I made 22

I hope you are having a good week, 
I've been stitching the first scene for the
"Home Sweet Home" SAL
I have to get one finished and framed, 
Almost there :)

and I also just finished designing a release 
for the Needlework Market in Nashville for 2022.
This one will be an Exclusive for Yarn Tree.
Happy and Thankful Thursday
Blessings
donna



Wednesday, September 22, 2021

A bit of Stitching News

 

I found this site awhile ago
 and then of course I forgot all about it
 but I received an email from them today 
and wanted to share their site with you..... it is so interesting.
So grab a cup of coffee, tea, or some cool water
 and head on over for a good read regarding stitching!!
Enjoy
donna



Sunday, September 12, 2021

New "Stitch & Quilt Textile Fragments" Pin Kits

 

I am working on some Pin Kits...
The kits will have enough material to make 2 of these adorable pins
Each pin will measure 2 x 3 batting size plus the Pin.
The only thing NOT included will be the floss and needle.
 Since it is stitched over (1) on 30ct not to much floss is needed.
THE DMC floss #'s you will need are
DMC 301, 732, 801, 3820 and 3828

Included in the KIT:
(2) pieces of Warm & Natural Batting measuring 2 x 3 
(3)  2 1/2 x 2 1/2 pieces of Autumn Design Fabrics for embellishing  
7 Beads, 
(2) 2inch Safety Pins
(4) Split Rings to sew onto the fabric and slide onto the pins
(4) precut wool leaves
Cross stitch directions for the Autumn Floral Basket and Acorns
General directions to assemble your pin.
The above photos are for your inspiration, 
How you assemble your fragments and other goodies is up to you and your creativity!!
They should be ready by September 24 or around there.

Have a great week
Always a limited edition because 
I only have so many supplies to create these!








Thursday, September 02, 2021

"Home Sweet Home" new Stitch A Long in the works

 Happy Thursday everyone,

 I have been working and designing a new Stitch A Long called

"Home Sweet Home"

There are 12 "Home Scenes" 

The Stitch A Long will start the beginning of November, 

with the first release of "Rosewood Estate"

Here is a picture of the "Home Sweet Home" poster

Each of the HOME Scenes has a stitch count of 42 x 70
and the whole design has a stitch count of 168 x 336
Since I love to stitch on 28ct over (2) 
I designed it to measure 3 x 5 
and each Home will fit into a 4 x 6 frame if you stitch them separate.
AND
Stitching the Whole design will be 12 x 24

If you would like to read more about this new

I will start taking sign-ups this weekend...
..if I do not reply to your email right away please be patient,
 I will as soon as I can.

Have a safe weekend
hugs
donna
Hope you will join us!!

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Hi everyone, my name is Donna. I just love stitching of all sorts, I also love antique, and book stores. I am married and I have 2 children, and 3 grandchildren :). My Christian faith is the foundation of my life, and has sustained me through the ups and downs of this journey. Keep spreading kindness so you can change the world. So glad you stopped by, leave me a message and I will stop by and visit you.

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