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Voodoo in violet | HAED

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Hello Peeps! My stitching bug has made an appearance and finally came out of Summer hibernation with an extra zest of pro-activity Great news! I have now started a new project... an HAED! Voodoo in violet from Jasmine Beckett-Griffith's artwork (Big thank you to Keebles for letting me discover the world of Strangeling)   Worked on white 25 count magic guide evenweave fabric using DMC threads 1 over 1, full crosses. Started on 14/09/2017 Update / progress to follow after my first week of fun. Toodles, Mii

Needle Minder Exchange

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Hello Peeps!


Time to show you the lovely makes that have been made & received
for the Needle Minder Exchange I have organised to keep us busy this summer

I believe it was a great success and that all participants had fun!
Here is the list of all the lovely ladies that took part:
Karyn
Justine
Bethan
LeShawn
Carrie
Debbie
Leonore
Kaye and Lorynn

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So this is what I've sent to Carrie

Summer Crazy | Fun in the Sun by Lizzie Kate
Stitched on 18 ct Rustico Aida fabric from Sewitall, 2 over 1
Using DMC threads 
Finished off as an ornament Simply fixed on a plate I got from my local Hobby Craft Thanks Andrea for the idea ;)
 Sadly, I forgot to take picture of the needle minder and the skeins of DMC
Here is picture from the website, this is a Zappy Dots  OoOoO And these are the cute goodies I have received from Karyn! - Minus the blue DMC skein, as it is now being used for a new project, but this is for another post! - Thank you sweetie! I love my needle minder and your little make wil…

A kiss for snowman | Dimensions

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Hello Peeps, While recuperating from my eyes surgery, back in June, I spent my time off stitching to my heart's content. The weather was warm at the time and I ended up starting a cheeky new project that would make me feel a bit cooler A kiss for snowman from Dimensions Designed by Hazel Lincoln

This beautiful design comes as a kit, which contains 18 count white Aida fabric, pre-sorted stranded cotton threads & needle. Of course, I cannot work on 18 count fabric, this is way too small for me to cope. So I have swapped it for a bigger 16 count, from Sewitall. I have also been extra careful not to waste any of the threads. Fingers crossed I will have enough to finish it, otherwise I will have to explain my dilemma to Dimensions and hope they can help me. I have used their kits in the past and always ended up with plenty spare threads, so we shall see. This is where I have left it, after a week of work.


I do have quite a few on going WIPs at the moment, but I will try my best to…