Melissa Shirley Birds

Peppermint Twist Bird from Melissa Shirley

Originally posted 2007-05-21 22:28:40. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I couldn’t wait for it to be finished as ornaments in order to give you a sneak peek at one of the charming Peppermint Twist birds from Melissa Shirley Designs. They are the latest stitch guide from me and Holly McGuinness of Golden Touch Crafts ( [...]

Annie Lane Ornament Stitch Guides Coming

The first of my stitch guides for Annie Lane's ornaments (photo & stitching by Janet M. Perry)

You may have seen and admired the whimsical and very funny designs of Annie Lane, available from Wellesley Needlepoint. If you haven’t yet, go take a look. They are full of puns and make great needle point because they feature large stitchable areas with plenty of space for trying new stitches, threads, and techniques. I’m [...]