Monday, November 1, 2010

Catching up - Been Away

I know I've been away from posting, but that doesn't mean that I haven't been stitching.

I've been stitching a gift, a couple pieces for myself and some charity pieces.



I stitch this piece for our retiring minister that when he left during the summer. He was a great asset to our parrish and was very helpful when my Dad died earlier this year. (Ink Circle freebie Celtic Knot June 2007)



I stitch this celtic knot for myself from the 2008 Cross Stitch Calendar




At my nephews school they have an event every year call Breakfast and a Book where the kids wear pjs to school for the day and the read a book in the classroom. Two years ago we stitch bookmarks for the youngest, now we've skipped a year so here we are stitching for it again. 20 for the 3rd grade and 32 for the 4th grade, thank goodness it was moved to February - it will give us enough time to stitch for both of their classes. Orginally was going to be in November.(Bookmark Greetings by Carol Wilson Mansfield - American School of Needlework)

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

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Thursday, June 17, 2010

Florals for Fingertips & Just Fingertips (ends 6/24/10)




These are the pattern books Floral Trims for Fingertips by Sandra Graham Case (Leisure Arts) and Just Fingertips (Leisure Arts). There are 23 designs in these books.

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Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Along the Countryside (ends 6/23/10




This is the pattern book Along the Counryside by Dafni. There are 17 designs in the book.

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Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Victoria Palm (ends 6/22/10)


This is the Kit Victorian Palm by NeedleMagic.

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Monday, June 14, 2010

Bouquets & Lace (Ends 6/21/10)




This is the pattern book Bouquets & Lace by Anne Van Wagner Young. There are 19 designs in the book.

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Sunday, June 13, 2010

Watering Can Geraniums (ends 6/20/10)




This is th Dimensions Watercan Geraniums kit designed by Debbie Mumm

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Saturday, June 12, 2010

A Snowbird's Song (ends 6/19/10)




Here is a pattern book A Snowbird's Song (either Chicken Scratch or Cross Stitch). The patterns were designed by Trice Liljenquist Boerens.

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Friday, June 11, 2010

Cross Stitch & Country Crafts Nov 87 (ends 6/18/10)





Here is Cross Stitch & Country Crafts form Nov/Dec 1987. There are 25 projects including Ornaments Galore, Yuletide Accessories and Collector's Classics.

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Thursday, June 10, 2010

Orient Influence (ends 6/17/10)


Here is a pattern pamphlet for Orient Influence.

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Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Mary's Christmas Tree (Ends 6/16/10)



Here is a kit by Mary Englebreit that can make a great ornament.

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Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Iris - Hearts & Flowers (ends 6/15/10)





Here Iris from orignal watercolors by Janet Powers and Hearts & Flowers by Banar Designs (by Barbara Finwall)great for many occations.

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Monday, June 7, 2010

Our Special Day (ends 6/14/10)




Here is a pattern pamphlet for Wedding Day events.

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Sunday, June 6, 2010

Hummingbird (ends 6/13/10)





Here is a kit is to stitch a dresser scarf or runner.

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Saturday, June 5, 2010

Book of Inspiration (ends 6/12/10)


Here is a pattern book Omni Book of Inspiration. The patterns were designed by Jeanette Crews.

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Friday, June 4, 2010

Friday Followings

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Carousel Beauty (ends 6/11/10)




Here is a kit Carousel Beauty (counted cross stitch- 5x7 Frame Size). The design is by Nicholas Charles.

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Thursday, June 3, 2010

Giveaway Directory Thursday

Treasure A Friend (ends 6/10/10)




Here is a Dimensions kit called Tresure A Friend (counted cross stitch 16 x7 frame size). This was designed by Susan Winget.

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Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Celestial Santa (ends 6/9/10)




Here is a kit of a Celestal Santa (counted cross stitch 2.5x2.5 with frame>. This are done by Mary Englebreit.

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