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 […]

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 […]

HaViNG FuN WiTH CuSToM NeeDLePoiNT CaNVaSeS – Ideas for Enhancement

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The kitty photo as seen at the beginning of yesterday’s article was enhanced by adding just a hint of lavender to the eyes. The photograph just did not do justice to the real eyes. Have you ever seen such beautiful purple eyes? Create a family heirloom by adding lettering personalizes any canvas, and there are […]