Thursday, November 27, 2008

Pattern in JCS 2008 christmas ornaments
28 Count Linen
DMC floss
Pins and cording.
By Cindy DeRosa

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Noel Christmas Ornament

The Red Noel Ornament
stitched by Lynn B on 32 count Belfast Linen 2 over 2
DMC thread
Pattern from The Gift Of Stitching Magazine

Tuesday, November 25, 2008


Simple Joys
Freebie by: Tanya of The Sampler Girl
Fabrics: 32 ct. Cream linen ~ coffee-dyed / back: from personal stash - winter folk art
Floss: DMC
Finish: Ornament
Stitched & Finished by: Julie

Floss Tag

Prim Friends Gather
Tanya of The Sampler Girl
Fabrics: 32 ct. Cream linen / back: red toile
Threads: DMC floss
Stitched one-over-one
Finish: floss tag
Stitched & Finished by: Julie


Mill Hill kit
28 ct. white fabric (supplied)
DMC thread & MH beads
stitched by
Carolyn NC

Sunday, November 23, 2008

Christmas Ornament

Christmas Ornament for Joan
Designer: Thea Dueck / Victoria Sampler
Design: A Merry Little House
from the 2008 Just Cross Stitch Ornament Issue
Fabric: 28ct Evenweave
Thread: Gloriana Silk, Caron Waterlilies, Thread Gatherer Silk n Colors and DMC
Stitched by Gabi for Joan

Acorn Needlebook

 Pattern: Ancsanaplo "Four Seasons Acorn freebie"
Thread: DMC cotton floss
Fabric: 28ct antique white evenweave fabric
Stitched by Theresa 

Peace Christmas Ornament

Peace Christmas Ornament JCS 2008
Cream 25 count dublin lugana
DMC threads
Stitched by Lynn B

Saturday, November 22, 2008

Happiest of Holidays

Designer- Sue Hills designs (found in the JCS 2008 preview magazine)
Fabric-28ct Opalescent evenweave
Threads-Dmc Variegated
Stitched by Lisa

Merry Christmas Ornament

Designer- Glory Bee
Stitched on 28ct Cream evenweave
Threads- Dmc
Stitched by Lisa

Starry Night

Design: Sherpherds Bush

found in the 2008 JCS Christmas Ornament Issue
Fabric: 30 count WDW linen ~Morris Blue

Threads: DMC

Finishing: mail art
Stitched by Michelle

Pinkeep and scissor fob

Prairie Schooler design using DMC threads
Autumn pinkeep and scissor fob,
below is the reverse side.

Stitched on 25 count dublin lugana, 2 over 2 for the pinkeep and 1 over 1 for the scissor fob
DMC thread 3828
Letter 'H' design from Tempus Fugit
Stitched by Lynn B

Friday, November 21, 2008

Design by Anita's little stitches
This was done on Trinkets by Tokens-trifles
Weeks dye& mill hill beads.
By Cindy DeRosa

Little Bag for a Friend

Little Bag for a friend from a freebie found
Worked with Caron silk thread "Royal Jewels"
Fabric - Unknown piece from stash

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Purse for Scissors

Design: Ewe Eye and Friends part of Peacot Spot Sampler
with Finitions inspired by Stacy Nash designs
Fabric: 32 count colored by me with chocolate, tea and coffee
Finishing: Little purse for scissors
Stitched by Virginie

Monday, November 17, 2008

Christmas Ornament

Wreath (modified)
by NeedleArt booklet(Zweigart)
28 ct. Red Sparkle linen
DMC floss, gold Mill Hill beads
Stitched by Carolyn NC

"A Very Merry Christmas" by Judy Whitman,

Stitched on 32c Jobelan White and DMC 115 (varigated red).

I backed the ornie with a gorgeous fabbie of holly and ivy, and
have trimmed the edge with red glass beads, which really sets it off

Finished as a hanging tree ornament by Elisa

Three boxes for threads

free chats found here
Fabric: Cashel Linen 28 ct.
Threads: DMC, Kreinik
Stitched by Ponechka from Russia

Sunday, November 16, 2008

Pattern by Calico Corners
Done on Preforated paper, DMC
By Cindy DeRosa

Poinsetta Biscornu

Design: Poinsetta Biscornu by Pamela Kellogg of Kitty & Me Designs
found in the 2008 JCS Christmas Ornament Issue
Fabric: 32 count Olive Belfast Linen
Threads:DMC and mill hill beads
Finishing: Chrsitmas ornament
Stitched by Michelle

Friday, November 14, 2008

Pattern in JCS christmas ornaments 2008
Sparkle yellow Aida, weeks dye floss, beads & cording.
By Cindy DeRosa

Santa Angel

Design: Santa Angel by Heartstrings/The Artists Collection
found in the 2008 JCS Christmas Ornament Issue
Fabric: 28 count Monet blue Linen
Threads:DMC and Kreinik threads, JABC buttons
Finishing: Chrsitmas ornament
Stitched by Michelle

Box Noel

free chat found here
Fabric: Cashel Linen 28 ct.
Threads: Madeira metallik
Stitched by Ponechka from Russia

Thursday, November 13, 2008

Pattern by Lavender & Lace
Dmc Floss, Mill Hill Beads, canning lid
By Cindy DeRosa
Pattern by Lizzie Kate
Oatmeal linen - DMC floss,beads
By Cindy DeRosa

My First Sewing Box

My First Sewing Box using the Whitman Sampler Box
Designed by The Stitching Parlor
Stitched on 32ct. Mint Green Belfast Linen
using DMC floss
Stitched by Barbara for my daughter, Jenn

Share the Season

Design: Share the season by Lizzie Kate
Fabric: 30 count Linen
Threads:GAST, WDW, DMC threads
Finishing: Chrsitmas ornament
Stitched by Michelle for Sandra

What a Hoot

Designer: The cat's whiskers
Fabric: Murano 32 ct.
Threads: Anchor perle 5, DMC perlre 5, Finca perle 8
Stitched by: Ponechka