Sunday, February 28, 2010

Folk Art Sewing Box pincushion

Fabric: 28 count Green Willow cashel
Design: Hillside Samplings "Folk Art Sewing Box" kit
Floss/Fibers: DMC 6-strand cotton floss and Gentle Art Sampler Threads
Finished as a pincushion to go with the matching scissor fob and hand-painted oval box
Stitched and finished by LoriRay

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Terri's needle case

Design: Terri's needle case
Designer: Lorri Birmingham Designs

Fabric: Belfast 32

Presencia Finca Perle #8
Stitched by

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Isotta's Biscornu

Isotta's Biscornu - Giulia Punti Antichi (GPA)
28 count Spanish Moss Linen by Silkweaver
Silk - The Thread Gatherer and Caron Waterlilies
Mill Hill beads
Gold plated pewter Czech rosette buttons
Malatesta Roses pins by butterfly Couture
Finished size: 3" x 3"

Friday, February 19, 2010

Blackbird Designs. Summer Iris.

DESIGNER ~ Blackbird Designs
PATTERN ~ Summer Iris
FABRIC ~ 32 Count Zweigart Belfast Linen Vintage Dune
BEADS ~ Mill Hill

My blog : Anna-Zont

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Scissor Pocket

Stitched on PTP 32 ct. Whimsey
Barbara Bernard design
Using variety of Carries threads Grape flip, Lavender, Berry Swirl
Stitched by Nancy M for Stephanie

Round Tin

Stitched on PTP Calypso 32ct over one with Carries Lavendar
My Aunt's Attic free design
Stitched by Nancy M for Anita

My little heart

February pattern from the SAL "My little heart" by Sylvia
Stitched on Aida with Anchor and DMC threads
Finished as an ornament

Stitched by Edit


Love by The Stitcherhood
32ct white linen
CC Bandana & WDW Onyx
Red velvet and red ribbon from stash
Finished as a pillow
Stitched by Sadie for Stuart

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Britercup Designs
18ct. Ivory Aida, DMC
Stitched by Shpinelka

Elizabeth's Designs
free chart
28ct. Antique White Monaco
DMC Color Variations, Kreinik
Mill Hill Beads, Charm
Stitched by Shpinelka

Russian Biscornu

Designer: Aleksandr Sviridov (Aibolit)
free chart
28ct. White Monaco, DMC
Stitched by Shpinelka

Secret Cupid Exchange
Valentine Tin

Monday, February 15, 2010

A Token of Love - Scissor Pocket


"Token of Love" by Barbara Bernard
Fabric:  Belfast "Country Cream" 
Thread:  Threadworx and Gentle Art
stitched by Gabi

I love you

designer: mayskaya
fabric: 32 Count Linen

threads: DMC
button: handmade polymerclay button
stitched by mayskaya

Shepherd's Bush. Scissor's Fob 2007.

DESIGNER ~ Shepherd's Bush
PATTERN ~ Scissor's Fob 2007
FABRIC ~ 32 Count Zweigart Belfast Linen Vintage Dune
BUTTONS ~ Just Another Button
BEADS ~ Mill Hill

My blog: Anna-Zont

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Valentine Hearts

Stitch on 18 ct Adia with
DMS floss # 4180, 603, 602
enhanced with beads
Design is my try at the first GOS challenge
Stitched by Karen

Friday, February 12, 2010

Heart & Love Border

Heart & Love Border - Lenka's Designs
14ct Aida Banding
DMC 321
Finished as a candle band
Stitched by Lenka

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Project booklet

Designer: a free design from Aurelle
Design: ABC oiseaux
Fabric: hand dyed 28ct Jobelan
Thread: Threadworx Bleeding Heart
made by Gabi for Caroline

Blue box

Blue box designed by Lynn B
Free patterns for biscornu and pinkeep available at
Les Chroniques De Frimousse blog
More pictures here

Hummingbird Scissor Case & Fob

28ct Ice Blue Linen
Recommended DMC
Beads from stash
freebie pattern from Cross Stitch Happy

Stitched by Nicole
(more photos can be seen here)

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Welcome Pillow

Designer: Country Cottage Needleworks (From JCS 2007 Ornament Issue)
Fabric: 16 ct. Natural Heatherfield
Threads: DMC. I changed the wording to "Welcome" (from "Peace")
Stitched by Carol I.

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Rhodes Butterfly Pincushion

The Sweetheart Tree : Rhodes Butterfly Biscornu Pincushion
Fabric: 27 ct Linda
Threads :DMC
Mill Hill and Tekla beads
finished as a pincushion
stitched by Manka

Monday, February 8, 2010

Love Card

Design: Love
Designer: The Stitcherhood
Fabric: 14ct white aida
Fibers: Rainbow Gallery Splendor Silk
#911 Christmas Red
Alterations: Added the border on the
right side and beaded the heart.
Stitched by Meari

Sunday, February 7, 2010

Teapot Needleroll And Scissor Fob

Lorri Birmingham Designs
28ct. Natural Linen Banding
DMC, Charms
Stitched by Shpinelka