Welcome May!

I love pansies! I love the variety of colors, the compact size, the structure of the petals – just everything. What better way to celebrate May than with a cheerful pansy! I’ll confess that this design fought me every step of the way, but I’m happy I stuck with it because I’m pleased with the

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On Point Wallet – finished

I have a ton of framed pieces, so I’ve started looking for ways to finish my projects without framing. I won’t give up framing, obviously, but to have something easy to finish without sending to a finisher, well that’s right up my alley right now. I like these Lee self-finishing projects. Most of them are

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The last area!

Click here for On Point Wallet Instructions P Let’s finish this up! A finished project is always a good thing! I repeated the Hungarian from the upper left, but this time the area is just a tad larger, and stitched horizontally rather than vertically. If you have trouble making the switch to horizontal, just turn

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A repeated motif

Click here for On Point Wallet Instructions O I decided to repeat this pattern from the left side, to provide some balance. This project has a lot of different areas, stitches and colors, and it’s easy to go overboard. I think too much makes a design look chaotic, so I thought repeating a motif would

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More finishing kits are ready!

Great news! We’ve gotten more materials in for January Finishing Kits, and have added a few more February kits to the inventory level, so if you wanted them and couldn’t get them – try again! We are still very limited on the number of February kits and the fabric is no longer available so when

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A change from what I originally planned

Click here for On Point Wallet Instructions N Sometimes it happens that I will change a design. It doesn’t happen often, but occasionally as I’m stitching something doesn’t work like I want, or I have a different idea. That is what happened here. I had the entire design ready before I began stitching, all laid

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