Friday, April 30, 2010

Bellpull with shells


Design by Elisa Tortonesi Siess
Silk threads, linen
Stitched by Tatyana-posidelki

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

A New Pincushion

Pattern designed by me
Stitched on 28ct green hand dyed evenweave
using DMC floss
Pattern can be found on my blog.
Stitched by Barbara W.

Monday, April 26, 2010

A Little Sachet


Designed by Miss Kat
Stitched on 28ct. Hand dyed green evenweave
stitched using Dinky Dyes
Stitched by Barbara W.

Saturday, April 24, 2010

A Stitcher's Companion - needlebook


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A Stitcher's Companion by Blackbird Designs, from booklet Honeysuckle Manor
40ct Newcastle linen, hand dyed by me
Vikki Clayton HDF silk 'Zumaque'


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Thursday, April 22, 2010

La d da Pocket


Design by La d Da
Stitched on 36ct. Days Gone By Linen
Using HDF silks by Vikki Hastings
Stitched by Barbara W.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Lettre d' Amour




Designer Couleur d' Etoile
Stitched 1over 1 on 28ct cream linenwith DMC threads 452 950 3023 & 3860
Stitched by Moreen

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Just Nan Butterfly Thread Winder


Design by Just Nan
Stitched on 28ct. Cream Evenweave
using HDF Silks by Vikki Hastings
Stitched by Barbara W.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Winter Hearts


Winter Hearts by Just Nan
28 count Zweigart White Opalescent Linen
DMC & Gentle Art Sampler Thread
Mill Hill Beads
Just Nan Charm Garden Heart Pin
Finished Size: 2 1/2" tall
(some floss shades & bead colors changed from pattern)

Sunday, April 18, 2010

Amonamipierre cherub


Stitched 1 over 1 on 28ct cream linen with DMC 3768


Stitched by Moreen

Saturday, April 17, 2010

Accessories for the wardrobe

Linen and cotton 
DMC and The Thread  Gatherer
Stitched by Tatyana-posidelki

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Needle/Scissor Case



Designed by Danybrod
Stitched on 32ct. Ant. White Belfast
Stitched by Barbara W.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Belgian Chocolate Box - CA Wells


Front and lid (stitched with my own variation to the pattern, with scissor fob (and my lovely French scissors) and truffle pincushion

Inside of box, showing pockets inside lid, scissor fob and truffle pin cushion

Rear and bottom - both my own variations on the original design

CA Wells Belgian Chocolate Box
Stitched from kit with a few variations of my own

Stitched by Joanne

Pink Flowers On Gingham



Pink Flowers on Gingham by The Sweetheart Tree
28 count Graziano Rose and White and Rose Linens
DMC Floss & #12 perle cotton edge
Mill Hill Petite Beads
Swarovski Crystal Paillettes (sequins)
Mother of Pearl center beads

Atalie - Petit Coeur III.


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Petit Coeur III. Atalie
32ct antique white linen by Permin
Vikki Clayton HDF silk 'BeMused', the same color in silk ribbon too
stitched 1 over 1
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Monday, April 12, 2010

Primitive Strawberry Ornament/Pincushion

Designed by Nicoletta Farrauto
Stitched on 32ct. Cream Belfast
using NPI Silks and WDW's Wool Felt
Stitched by Barbara W.

Friday, April 9, 2010

Small Token

Designer: Blackbird Designs
Fabric : 28ctCashel-Country Mocha from Zweigart
Thread:DMC

Stitched by Teca

Raining Pins and Needles - Mattress Pin Cushion


Designer: Mary Garry's Sewing Cabin
Chart: Raining Pins and Needles (JCS April 1999)
Fabric: 32 Ct Belfast Linen
Thread: Gentle Art Sampler Threads & DMC

Stitched by Sarah

Thursday, April 8, 2010

Pin Pillow

Designer: Blackbird Designs
Fabric : 36 linen hand-dyed by Nina
Thread: Nina, The Gentle Arts


Stitcher's Favorite Scissor Fob

Designer: The Sweetheart Tree
Fabric: 32 Ct Platinum Belfast Linen
Thread: DMC and Weeks Dye Works
Beads and buttons from the Fob’s Embellishment Pack


Stitcher's Favorite Biscornu

Designer: The Sweetheart Tree
Fabric: 32 Ct Platinum Belfast Linen
Thread: DMC and Weeks Dye Works
Beads and buttons from the Biscornu’s Embellishment Pack

Douceur de Vivre - needlebook


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Douceur de Vivre Tralala
40ct Lambswool linen
Victoria Clayton HDF silks choosen by myself
Mary Rose patchwork textiles

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Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Pastel Knot

16 Ct Adia
DMC  Floss
Design from 
The Cross Stitch Motif Bible
Stitched by Karen

Black Magic

Lugana  28 ct - Clay
#12 Cotton Perle  one over two
My Own Design
Stitched by Karen

Forget Me Not


Design: Grea van Vlerken ( Libelle magazine )
Fabric: 12 ct Aida
Fiber: Anchor stranded cotton mouliné
Stitched and finished as a quilted ball by Ane Scherrer

Atalie - Maéva -- needlebook


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Maéva Atalie
28ct Cashel linen, hand dyed by myself
My threads (Eggplant, Violet, Amethyst) and GAST Summer Fields
Zigzag is overdyed by myself

PW with Azalee_4_2010april_Nina
PW with Azalee_5_2010april_Nina


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Birds


Linen, DMC
The Prairie Schooler
Stitched by Tatyana-posidelki

Saturday, April 3, 2010

Range Tri-Fils - pinkeep with threadholder


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Range Tri-Fils


My blog: Between Crosses