Sunday, September 30, 2007

"Peace" by Elizabeth's Designs

Pattern found here.
Stitched on 20-count lambswool, using Rainbow Gallery
white Wisper thread for the sheep.

Santa and Pear from Prairie Schooler

Pattern found here.
Stitched on 20-count lambswool.
I used Rainbow Gallery Wisper thread for the beard instead of white floss.

Poseidon and Ellie the Mermaid

These two were the freebies for July and June in the 2004 Fantasy Bears series

Nautical Bookmark

This is one of three Nautical Bookmarks
designed by The Stitch Witch for Cyberstitches
downloadable chart can be found here.

A Good Vintage Scissor Fob

A Good Vintage Scissor Fob
Chart can be found HERE
Stitched by Harmien

Saturday, September 29, 2007

Casa Mia

Needlebook with felt pages within
Designed by Yuko of Casa Mia
Stitched on Cashel with DMC threads
Stitched by Barbara J

Friday, September 28, 2007

Morning Wizard

Coffee is Magic

Love Letters

Love Letters Needlebook

Papillon Creations Love Letters

Chart can be found here

Stitched by Sally

First Robin of Spring

First Robin of Spring

Elizabeth's Designs First Robin of Spring

Chart can be found here

Sassy's Fabbys Sunburst Yellow Pearl

DMC threads

Stitched by Sally

Whimzi Rose

Birthday card

Just Nan Whimzi Rose

Chart can be found here

Stitched by Sally

1st Class Teacher

1st Class teacher

Erica Michaels 1st Class Teacher
Chart can be found here
Stitched by Sally

Flowers for a Friend

Flowers For my Friend

Elizabeth's Designs Flowers for a Friend.

Changed design slightly to say Flowers for You.

Chart can be found here

Stitched by Sally

Rose Free- Bee

La D Da Rose Free-Bee
28 count Polstitches Nature's Grace
Gentle Art Sampler Threads.
Stitched by Sally

Royal Blossoms

Just Nan Royal Blossoms
28 count Flax linen
DMC Threads
Rainbow Gallery PB
Stitched by Sally

Teeny Tiny Friendship Bag

Teeny Tiny Friendship Bag by Victoria Sampler.
Pattern can be found here
28 count antique white fabric
Vicki Clayton Silks, Kreinik braid and Mill Hill beads.
Stitched by Sally

Thursday, September 27, 2007

Father Winter Ornament

Father Winter Ornament by Teresa Wentzler

Wednesday, September 26, 2007

C is for Castle, Cashmere Stitch

Alphabet Sampler Book, C block

Erica Michaels

28 ct oatmeal evenweave with DMC flosses

Stitched by Kendra

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Cabin and Tall Pines

Cabin and Tall Pines
Earth Threads, Betsy C. Stinner
Stitched by Lelia
This was one of the first projects I ever stitched, on aida, I was a beginner : ) I've used it as a pincushion for years.

Floral Bookmark

Floral Bookmark
Designed by Cross'N Patch
c.Emie Bishop 1992
Stitched by Lelia

Halloween Spook Book (recipe book cover)

Design: Halloween Spook Book (recipe book cover)
Designed and stitched by Oksana Kabardina
Pattern can be found here.

Monday, September 24, 2007

Dance of the Geckos by Jenny Rasmussen

This design was stitched for a charity quilt square. The pattern can be found here.

Patriotic Star by Carrie's Creations

This is from a freebie pattern you can find here. I took the red, white, and blue, and changed it to burgundy, ecru, and navy. I then used star-shaped buttons instead of stitching the stars.

Sunday, September 23, 2007


Blackbirds by Helga Mandl
Stitched on 14ct mustard aida using DMC
Part of the Halloween SAL on her yahoogroup

Mini Sampler

Designer: Indigo Rose
Details: Amended colours slightly, due to dark fabric ground (28 count linen)
Finishing: Made into a needleroll
Stitched by: Nic

Santa Stop!

Design: Santa Stop!
Designer: Lizzie*Kate
Details: Stitched on 28 count linen, own choice of threads, wreath decoration made by self out of a chenille stem & ribbon.
Stitched by: Nic

Joy To The World

Design: Joy to The World
Designer: Lizzie*Kate
Stitched by: Nic

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Fall's Notice

Fall's Notice Fob

Blackbird Designs, found here

Conversion from Spring to Fall color scheme found here

Lakeside Linens 40 ct Mocha Linen, Weeks Dye Works Floss

Stitched by Carol S.


Picture + web pageHERE
c.2000 Homespun Elegance
Graph HERE
Stitched by Lelia

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Four Little Hearts Biscornu




Four Little Hearts Biscornu

Indigo Rose

32 ct Lambswool Jobelan, DMC Floss

Stitched by Carol S.

Grey Home Sweet Home

Grey Home Sweet Home

The Prairie Schooler, c. 1990

Wichelt 32 ct Chantilly Country French Linen, DMC Floss

Stitched by Carol S.

Pumpkin Keeper

Pumpkin Keeper
The Drawn Thread, Cynthia Zittel
Stitched by Lelia

Pattern Link HERE

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Fall Fob


Trail Creek Farm, found here

Dirty Belfast Linen, GAST, Weeks Dye Works Floss

Stitched by Carol S.

Tea with Jane

Design from The Sampler Girl
Stitched on 28ct Beige Linen with DMC threads
Finished into a tea cosy
Stitched by Barbara J

Friday, September 14, 2007

Spooky Time ~ Lavender Wings

Design: Spooky Time
Designer: Lavender Wings
Fabric: 28ct raw linen
Fibers: GAST & WDW
Stitched By: Goldie

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Four Seasons

Bookmark, Scissors Fob

Trail Creek Farm

28 count, DMC

Stitched by Helen H

Sunday, September 9, 2007

scissors fob


front, also holding my needle
Its my first try, so its not perfect, and a little crooked, but it works. I stuffed it with cotton wool and added a little bead to the ribbon.

14 ct DMC lilac aida
ozark sampler emerald mist overdyed floche
designed by Carol Tinson

Dog House

Dog House


Taupe Cashel, DMC Floss, The Dye Shop Hand Dyed Floss

Stitched by Carol S.

Friday, September 7, 2007

Quaker Bookmarks...


freebie from my aunt's attic

28 Count, DMC

Stitched by Helen H

Thursday, September 6, 2007

Quaker Heart Pillow

Quaker Heart Pillow

Janice Wood - freebie found here

Zweigart Vintage Country Cream Belfast, DMC 115

Stitched by Carol S.

Oh Holly Night

Oh Holly Night
By San Man Originals
Stitched on 14 ct white Aida
Threads MDC
Finished 9/03/07
Stitched By: Kalu (claudia)

Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Happy Stitching


Design is from Kissy Cross site,
designed by Kirsten Schmidt

28 count white linen, DMC

Stitched by Helen H

Terri's Sheep~Shepherd's Bush

Design: Terri's Sheep
Designer: Shepherd's Bush
Fabric: 28ct unknown evenweave
Fibers: DMC
Finished as: Threadwinder
Stitched By: Goldie