Free Pattern – Seize the Day


I love this free design of Star’s in so many ways. The saying, “Seize the day” in Latin, is one it is always good to remember. I love the look of the lettering and the cracked marble. The leaves on the lower left are Acanthus leaves. Although Star explains in her post why she put [...]

My Canvas Is too Small – Help!

Recently I have gotten several questions about what to do when the canvas is just too small. For one reason or another you want the stitching to be bigger but the unworked margins won’t do. Although it’s pretty picky, there is a way to add to your canvas as long as you have unworked edges. [...]

New or Old – which Do You Stitch?

Originally posted 2009-04-06 06:03:32. Republished by Blog Post PromoterWhen I got up yesterday morning, I faced a charming dilemma, I was Sunday, my day to stitch for myself. And I thought I’d get plenty of time to stitch. So which should I choose? Should I be “good” and work on the vintage In Good Company [...]

Attic Window – Sneak Peek

Originally posted 2008-11-11 06:41:20. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I just wanted to share with you my most recent completed project. It’s a little stitch sampler based on the quilt block Attic Windows. All the stitches share a common theme, in this case, they all have metallic accents. It’s the first of a series. I [...]