Sunday Stitching – Project Done

Originally posted 2006-04-26 07:24:36. Republished by Blog Post PromoterOn Sundays, I take a break from all the stitching I do for models, for stitch guides and for commissions and stitch for me. I started to do this because I rememebred my grandmother’s “no sewing on Sundays” rule. She was head of an alterations department at [...]

Stitch your Stash around the World – Almost Done!

I challrnged myself to use one brand of thread from my stash and to find a near complement scheme to stitch this project.

Originally posted 2009-03-17 06:20:26. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I’m hoping by tomorrow morning I’ll be finished with this piece. But I wanted to share a completed corner. If you remember, I made my center too big and so I had to add two more rows in the corners. Since I didn’t want to repeat [...]

Blog Stitching – Making the Initial Decisions

needlepoint threads

Originally posted 2010-02-06 09:30:06. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Starting a new needlepoint canvas is such a delight. There is the fun of picking threads, the thoughts about stitches, and the happy work of preparation. This canvas is big (14″ x 16″) so it’s going to be staying home and not traveling. Although the temptation [...]

Sunday Stitching – Project Done

Needlepoint Ornament - Our Lady of Guadelupe

Originally posted 2006-11-06 07:43:49. Republished by Blog Post PromoterFor a real change yesterday I waitched football most of the day and stitched. It was a wonderful, relaxing change. As a result, I finished the Petei Our Lady of Guadelupe, as you can see. I love the wonderful changes in texture which come from the different [...]