Tuesday, November 29, 2011


Cross Stitch & Country Crafts, Nov/Dec 87
Threads: DMC, Madeira, Caron Waterlilies silk
Fabric: Aida 18
Stitched by: Elena


Design: The Cricket Collection
Threads: DMC, Wisper
Embellishment: holly-button made by Mariya
Stitched by: Elena

Gingerbread house

Design: Ursula Michaels Designs
Threads: DMC
Stitched by: Elena

Saturday, November 26, 2011

Rosewood Manor Festive Quaker Tree

JSC 2010 Magazine
Stitched on 28 ct over one.
Using all recommended  DMC floss
Stitched by Nancy M

Warm Winter Woolens

Designer: Little House Needleworks

Linen: 32-count parchment

Threads: Suggested Crescent Colours

Pouch: Weeks Dye Works Pecan houndstooth wool

Friday, November 25, 2011

Le duo gormand - needlebook

My second version using the same design...

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Primitive Traditions. Abigail Colby`s Work Basket. A Needle Pocket.

DESIGNER ~ Primitive Traditions
PATTERN ~ Abigail Colby`s Work Basket. A Needle Pocket
FABRIC ~ 40 cnt Linen, Sand
THREADS ~ Sampler Treads

stitched by Anna-Zont

Monday, November 21, 2011

Christmas Ornament

Freebie Ornament by Gazette94
Fabric: 20 count Pewter Lugana
Threads: DMC and House of Embroidery stranded cotton
Stitched by: Michelle

BBD Thistle House Pincushion

Designed by Blackbird Designs
Stitched on 30ct. WDW Linen
Stitched with GA and CC Threads
Stitched by Barbara W.

Let It Snow Ornament Finished

Here is a pic of the ornament my mom designed! I finished it up yesterday!

Designer - Barbara Wildon

Design - Let It Snow
Freebie for 2011
Stitched with Mostly Kreinik on an unknown fabric remnent.
Stitched by Leftsox

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Victoria Sampler Learning collections Box

 Blocks: "Heather", "Periwinkle", "Pansy Chain", "Rose Trellis","Summer roses"
From: Victoria Sampler, Learning collection level four.
Fabric: evenwave 28 count Brittney Ivory
Floss: DMC and Kreinik.
Stitcher: Doris-Blog

Saturday, November 12, 2011

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow....

Designed by Me
Stitched on 28ct. Pale Grey Jobelan
using Anchor Floss, RG Treasure Braid and Anchor Pearl Cotton
Pattern can be found on my blog
Stitched and designed by Barbara W.

Friday, November 11, 2011

November Wordplay

Designer: Country Stitches - With Thy Needle & Thread

Fabric: 35-count expresso

Suggested Threads

Brass squirrel and leaf buttons from Homespun Elegance

Ribbon/Vintage Seam Tape - Country Stitches

Sitting Pretty

Designer: Homespun Elegance

Fabric: 30-count Straw

Suggested threads

Pouch: Weeks Dye Works Kudzu herringbone wool

R&R Norfolk Island Pine rick rack

Brass pumpkin charm also from Homespun Elegance

Fresh Fallen Snow

Here is my recent finish of "Fresh Fallen Snow" by LHN in the JCS Ornaments issue of this year.

I used 32ct Cashel Linen color, raw, and finished it as an Ornament.

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Sampler aux Bouquets

Hope this box is not too big to show here, in collection of smalls...

Sampler aux Bouquets_my floss box_1_by Nina_2011July
Sampler aux Bouquets_my floss box_3_by Nina_2011July

Sampler aux Bouquets
Nina's Threads

Sophie's Pincushion

Sophie's pincushion
Nina's Threads

SB Sophies Pincushion_box1_by Nina_2011July

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My blog: Between Crosses

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Joy and Peace Ornament

Design by Little House Needleworks
Stitched on 14ct. primitive (can't remember name)
Stitched with Crescent Colors and Gentle Art
Stitched by Barbara W.

Christmas Cat scissor fob

Christmas Cat scissor fob designed and stitched by Lynn B
using DMC threads,stitched on 32 count white linen, trimmed
with mill hill beads and silver metallic dmc thread. 
More photo's on my blog here 

Halloween scissor fob

Halloween scissor fob designed by Just Nan
stitched by Lynn B using DMC threads stitched on
32 count black linen.
More photos on my blog here 

Monday, November 7, 2011

Autumn Fab Fob

Lizzie Kate
28ct. Pumpkin Spice Jazlyn
Gast, WDW, DMC
Mill Hill Beads, Button
Stitched by Shpinelka

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Sewing Case from Carol's SAL

Designed by Carol of IStitch
Stitched using Mandarin Floss on 
Self hand dyed 30ct. linen
Stitched by Barbara W.

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

LHN - Pumpkins

LHN "Pumpkins"
Zweigart, Belfast 264, 
Threads: The Gentle Art Burnt Orange, DMC multicolor 4130, DMC