Stitch along Monday – Rhodes and scotch stitches

I’m making it under the wire! It is still Monday and here’s the next installment of Harlequin Dance Redux. Days when I’m so busy with regular house stuff like laundry and grocery store, it’s really a relief to sit at the end of the day and stitch a little. Even a little goes a long

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Stitch along Monday – reverse waffle stitch

Oh no, another waffle stitch! But with a little difference – it’s stitched in reverse, which gives it a bit of a different look. Click here for Harlequin Dance Redux instructions Area C This time instead of four stitches over 8 x 8 canvas threads, this is one large stitch over 16 x 16 canvas

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Friday Finishing – Spring Quilt Block

Y’all. I. AM. NOT. A. FINISHER. I swear I will never attempt to finish anything else by myself, ever again. Sigh. Here we go: I started off with 1 1/2″ strips of the yellow fabric, which I wanted closest to the stitched design. So far so good. Then I decided that I would make each

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Have you registered yet?

I hope you’ve had a chance to look over the catalogue for American Needlepoint Guild’s virtual National Seminar 2020. Have you picked out your favorites? Of course, I always hope you’ll like my designs and register for my classes, but there are so many good classes to choose from, and all of them offer unique

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Stitch along Monday – Rhodes stitches

I’m sure you were thinking that I only knew how to waffle stitches! I confess, I love waffle stitches. But I also really like lots of other stitches as well! For today’s next step in Harlequin Dance Redux, we’ll do some Rhodes stitches. Click here for Harlequin Dance Redux B instructions For the Rhodes stitches

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Finishing Friday – Spring Quilt Block

I finished the Spring Quilt Block a couple of weeks ago, and have been thinking about how to finish it ever since. I’m one of those stitchers who finish EVERYTHING. I don’t have any stitched pieces sitting in a box, everything has been framed, made into a standup, put in a box top or finished

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