Friday, November 30, 2007

Dunmani Designs Bookmark

Bookmark from Dunmani Designs (
Stitched on prefinished bookmark using DMC 310 (Black) and 30321 (Red Rayon floss)

Wednesday, November 28, 2007

Blessed Be

Blessed Be Pin Pillow

Plum Pudding Needleart

32 ct Driftwood Linen, DMC Floss

Stitched by Carol S. for Cathy B.

ABC Santa

ABC Santa

Prairie Schooler

32 ct Sage Jobelan, DMC Floss

Finished as a Christmas Ornament

Stitched by Carol S. for Marie P. for the USEBB Christmas Ornament Exchange

Tuesday, November 27, 2007

Praying for a Cure Pocket

Fantasy Bears, Dragon, Magician, Sorceress

Resting unicorn and Pegasus

2 more pages from the babybook I made for a friend!
On the left: Resting unicorn
Designer: Stephanie Innanen for Stitchers ABQ
On the right: Pegasus
Designer: Jennifer Aikman-Smith for Dragon Dreams
Stitched on white Lugana with DMC.
I made some colour changes to fit the theme of the babybook.

Sunday, November 25, 2007

Gaelic Blessing

Gaelic Blessing from - translated, it means "there's no hearth like your own hearth," aka "there's no place like home"!

Stitched over-one on 28-ct. Zweigart Belfast linen
Text (green) stitched with Grace Kelly from The Dye Is Cast
Knotwork stitched with "Chagall" Painter's Thread by Tentakulum

Pattern available here

Saturday, November 24, 2007

Blessed Be

Stitched on a piece of Silkweaver hand-dyed linen with my choice of overdyes and silks.

The free chart can be found HERE.


Stitched on perf paper + DMC Stitched for the Read-a-Thon in Febuary 2008 at my nephews school

Design can be found:

Finished as: bookmark

Stitched by :SueFitz

Nabeille Neige (Bee Snow)

Nabeille Neige
Designer: Bé Courtadet
Stitched on 28ct grey evenweave.
This was stitched for a bookmark exchange
so I had to adapt the pattern (the original is larger).
The pattern is available here

Thursday, November 22, 2007

Small House Sampler

Small House Sampler Mattress Pincushion

Little House Needleworks

32 ct Putty Belfast Linen, GAST and Crescent Colours Floss

Stitched by Carol S. for Aniza in SBEBB LHN Exchange

Photo taken by Aniza... much better than the one I took!

Wednesday, November 21, 2007

La D Da Tiny Sampler

La D Da

Tiny Sampler

Stitched by Anita

Tantes Zolder freebie

Tantes Zolder freebie

DMC Floss

Stitched by Anita

Aurelle freebie

Aurelle freebie

Carson Wildflower

Stitched by Anita

Chatelaine Kathy's Violet


Kathy's Violet

Stitched by Anita

Blue Ribbon Christmas ornament

Blue Ribbon Design
stitched by Anita


Bougie (candle)

Designer: Agnès Spaëth for Orbis Pictura.

Stiched on 14ct white aida with DMC.

Freebie no longer available.

Monday, November 19, 2007

Stick it Here Pin Pillow

Stick it Here Pin Pillow

Prairie Schooler

32 ct Olive Green Belfast Linen, DMC Floss

Stitched by Carol S.

Fall Freebie - Trail Creek Farm

Design: Fall
Designer: Trail Creek Farm - chart available here
Threads: various overdyes, none as charted!
Fabric: 14 count plastic canvas in brown
Stitcher: Nic

Fall Into Autumn - Rainbow Gallery/Erica Michaels

Design: Fall Into Autumn
Designer: Erica Michaels for Rainbow Gallery - chart can be found here
Threads: Anchor threads, own choice
Fabric: 14 count aida, cream
Stitcher: Nic

Groundhog Day - Bent Creek

Design: Groundhog Day
Designer: Bent Creek
Threads: DMC as charted
Fabric: 28 count linen, sand
Stitcher: Nic

Robin on Egg - Bent Creek

Design: Robin on Egg
Designer: Bent Creek
Threads: DMC conversions as charted
Fabric: 28 count linen, sand
Stitcher: Nic

Jingle Bell Time - San Man Originals

Design: Jingle Bell Time
Designer: San Man Originals
Threads: WDW Noel
Fabric: 28 count linen, cream
Stitcher: Nic

A Spot of Tea - Dragon Dreams

Design: A Spot of Tea
Designer: Jennifer Aikman-Smith, Dragon Dreams:
Threads: DMC as charted
Fabric: Opalescent Jazlyn, hand dyed by Silkweaver
Stitcher: Nic

Christmas cookie

Christmas cookie
Designer: Ellen Maurer-Stroh
Stitched on 14ct white aida with DMC.
Pattern available here

Saturday, November 17, 2007

I Love You To The Moon And Back

I love You To The Moon And Back
Designer: Barbara Ana
Freebie link Here
Stitched on 16 ct white aida using DMC

Friday, November 16, 2007

April mini heart

Same heart but different mountings!
Designer: Cargaud
The ornament is stitched on 32ct raw linen with Rainbow Gallery floss.
The pinkeep is stitched on 14ct aida with DMC floss.
The pattern is available here

Thursday, November 15, 2007

Sew With Kindness

Sew With Kindness

Mary Garry's Sewing Cabin

30 ct Natural Linen, GAST floss

Stitched by Carol S.

Biscornu de Noël

Biscornu de Noël
Designer: Aurelle
Stitched on 14ct white aida with Rainbow Gallery Bravo! floss.
Pattern available here

Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Tantes Zolder

Another free design from Tantes Zolder.
Front on 28 count something or other that was left over from something else :)
Back is 32 count mulberry linen also left over ;)
Thread is an Anchor variegated that the tag fell off some time ago :( Sorry

Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Cheese Thief!

Stitched on 28ct DMC Linen (White)
with DMC threads

Stitched by Yuko
Finished as : 3D Cheese :D
Free Chart from © Les chroniques de Frimousse

Little Tree

Lori Markovic 2003
Scissor Fob stitched by Lelia

(Background sampler is also by Lori Markovic, La-D-Da, Now I Lay Me .... c.2003 It is my current WIP.)

UPDATE: posted the wrong photo -- sorry. Here is a close-up:

Berthi's Birdbath

Berthi Smith-Sanders
Motif from a Dutch Sampler (dated 1776)
Stitched by Lelia

Eliza's Pyn Pillow

c.2004 Ellen Chester
With My Needle
pattern LINK HERE
Stitched by Lelia


Designer: Lorraine Niesyto (Cyberstitchers Freebie)
28 count Coffee Jobelan
Carrie's Creations Thread - Snowflake
Finished as ornament
Stitched By Danielle H.

North Pole Pals

North Pole Pals
Helga Mandl
Christmas SAL freebie
28ct White Opalescent Jazlyn
Used Fuzzy Stuff for the hat

Mini Needleswatch

Mini Needleswatch,
c2006 Dutch Treat Designs
Stitched on 18ct Anne Cloth w/perle cotton, size 5
current freebie on website HERE
Stitched by Lelia

Isn't It The TRUTH?

Isn't It The TRUTH>
cVHastings2005, Cross-Eyed Cricket Inc.
Stitched by Lelia

Petite Acorn

Petite Acorn
c.2001 Vicki Hastings, Cross-Eyed Cricket Inc
Simple, quick, easy-to-stitch 20W x 26H
Needlebook on Aida by Lelia

~ Hare Lines ~

~ Hare Lines~ by Bent Creet
Stitched by Lelia

Boo Pumpkin

c. Waxing Moon Designs 1998
Stiched by Lelia

Monday, November 12, 2007

Christmas Stocking by Anael

Designer: Anael

Stiched on linen with 115DMC floss

Baby is sleeping

Baby is sleeping.

Designer: Pam Kellogg

Stitched on 26ct white Lugana with Kreinik metallic floss.

Pattern available here

Sunday, November 11, 2007

Tea With Jane

Tea With Jane
The Sampler Girl
28 ct Coffee Jobelan
DMC Floss
Banner made by Stitch-A-Gift
Stitched by Danielle H.

Tea With Jane

Tea With Jane

The Sampler Girl

Chart found here

32 ct Evenweave and Silk 'n Colors Floss

Stitched by Angela S.