Vintage Halloween from Squiggee

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I’m not much of a Halloween person but I just love the vintage Halloween decoration from the 20′s and 30′s. Gail Hendrix of Squiggee Designs has just introduced a flock of them (one of them is pictured here) to her wholesale line. Pop over to her recent blog post to see pictures of several of [...]

Great Plastic Canvas

Originally posted 2008-11-02 05:51:31. Republished by Blog Post PromoterDiane, who blogs and podcasts at CraftyPodposted a wonderful entry about plastic canvas yesterday. Like me, she sees great possibilities in this medium. Yesterday’s post has a wonderful picture of a box she made from 14 count PC and pearl cotton. On Craft Stylish, she has a [...]

The Easiest Needlepoint Club Ever!

beach house mat stash busting needlepoint project by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

Sometimes I feel as if I’m surrounded by bad news. There are health problems, money problems, job problems, no job problems. And that’s just my friends and family. If I look outside of myself the Post Office is going broke, we heading into another recession (did we ever leave the first), we’re going into election [...]

Ultimate Big Book of Finishing, Needlework Knowledge and Techniques – book review

Originally posted 2006-08-18 07:23:18. Republished by Blog Post PromoterSummer Louise Truswell, self-published, 1999-2005. Before Summer Truswell retired from active designing she collected her various finishing techniques and essays about needlework and published this book. In addition she spiced the book with 11 designs and tons of photos. Several of the subjects covered and illustrated, show [...]

Pixel Stitching – Magazine Alert

Originally posted 2008-05-20 03:20:14. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI don’t know if you read Craft magazine, but you should. It’s a quarterly magazine about making stuff which is fresh, fun, and endlessly creative. I always find exciting, interesting, and inspiring projects, artists, and ideas in it. I want recommend the current issue to you especially. [...]