Announcing Winter Stars eProject

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Winter Stars is a delightful project that is both a needlepoint quilt portrait and a wonderful stash-busting project. Eight-pointed stars stitched in a Scotch Stitch variation use a wide variety of stash threads in a wintery color scheme. The square center is surrounded by several borders that are accented by silver corner blocks. The borders […]

Using Canvases to Use Up Stash Part 2

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Originally posted 2010-10-31 07:14:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Yesterday we talked about picking a canvas for a scrap bag project. Today I’d like to give you an idea of how different stitchers use their own stashes to interpret the same canvas differently. Patt Large (the designer) and I have both stitched her Star Ornament […]