Celebrate – Come Stitch with Me!

Celebrate US Postal Stamp

Originally posted 2008-08-14 06:32:56. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Recently I was at the Post Office and bought these Celebrate stamps. I thought they were so cute. This inspired me to create this blog’s very first Come Stitch with Me project. The idea behind this project is that we will stitch it together, one square [...]

Stash Busting Project – Stitch your Stash around the World

Originally posted 2008-08-07 12:06:45. Republished by Blog Post PromoterMy friend, Barbara Bergsten has just posted the start of a wonderful Scrap Bag Needlepoint project. The idea will be to use your stash threads to make a needlepoint Trip around the World quilt. I’m so excited about this, and not just because my stash is big. [...]

Come Stitch with Me – Celebrate Exclamation Point

cross stitch and needlepoint chart of exclamation point

Originally posted 2008-12-16 12:29:40. Republished by Blog Post Promoter We’re on the home stretch for Celebrate end will finish up next week. Today’s block has a big, bold exclamation point. Behind it is an experiment in making a stitch larger which turned out differently (and better) than I expected. The stitch is Giant Diagonal Cashmere [...]

Is there an Island of Unwanted Projects?

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Originally posted 2011-11-22 07:36:38. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Remember how in Rudolph there was an Island of Unwanted Toys? The toys there were unloved or missing something. We have unwanted projects too. Maybe it was a class and we learned what we wanted to and never finished the project. Maybe your taste or decor [...]

Help this Stitcher

Anne wrote to me over the weekend looking for a canvas. She is “looking for a canvas which has an African American woman stirring a pit of gumbo with the word Gumbo written on the canvas. It was a mini stocking. Looking for the canvas or the artist. Hope you can guide me in the [...]