We Interrupt this Program . . .

My hometown and destination -- Pittsburgh, PA!

I’m leaving several hours before dawn tomorrow to go to Western Pennsylvania for my niece’s wedding & to visit my family. From tomorrow through April 28, I’ll be reposting some of my favorite blog posts. You’ll find an eclectic collection of stitching ideas, stitches, techniques, and tools. Look for new posts to resume April 29. [...]

Update for May 8

Originally posted 2006-05-08 14:50:42. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Although I didn’t add to my blog for the last several days, I have been stitching up a storm. I finished the Leaf Mask on Saturday. I worked on a cool quilt pillow from Susan Roberts on Sunday. On Friday I bought the thread for the [...]

2014 Plastic Canvas Blog Hop

Find great projects on this virtual tour!

Happy Easter Everyone! Between celebrating this glorious feast at Church and with your family, you might want to think a bit about some new needlepoint projects. And I have the place for you to go. Crafty Pod is hosting the Second Annual PLastic Canvas Blog Hop. Ten bloggers, including Jenny Henry, Hugs Are Fun, The [...]

Why Acid-free Tissue Paper?

Protect Needlewor with this paper.

Have you been to your local crafts shop and seen the words “acid-free” or “archival” on some products, especially paper and wondered what the fuss was about? Have you thought it didn’t apply to you as a stitcher? Think again. Because paper is made from wood and wood has lots of acid (ask anyone who [...]

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 [...]