Hot Air Balloon Bargello Update

Originally posted 2006-10-27 16:36:38. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI finished the Hot Air Balloon last night. It’s so absolutely adorable that I wanted to share it with you all! Next up a 3-D Bargello Christmas Tree, stitched using Gloriana’s wonderful Lorikeet hand-dyed wool. As soon as I get enough of it finished to look good, [...]

Williamsburg Needle Case Sneak Peek

whimsy & grace williamsburg needle case & stitch guide

Originally posted 2006-11-18 08:56:20. Republished by Blog Post PromoterAlthough this needle case doesn’t use flashy threads, like metallics, it still has lots of texture. The case is designed by Whimsy & grace and I’ve written a stitch guide for it. This is the model for the guide. I love that there are so many textures [...]

Bargello Odd Number Mini-Sock

Originally posted 2006-10-30 06:37:59. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI just got back this mini-sock from finisher Susan Thompson (check out her site at: Isn’t it just too cute? It’s another one of the projects in the Bargello book. This one is mathematical in how the pattern was determined, every single one of the lines [...]