Showing posts from September, 2013

Pumpkins for Cathey

This post is for you Cathey at Pumpkin Patch & Co !!!
Sharon at It's Daffycat has kindly organised this little surprise for you ☺

Here is a little pumpkin finish for Cathey!
Thinking of you sweetie ☺

So this is the Flip-It Halloween chart from Lizzie Kate
Stitched on Zweigart 28 count Brittney Pearl Grey fabric I've used a mix of listed Sampler Threads overdyed floss & DMC Finished as a flat ornament (a first for me), complete with bat charm (which came with the chart)

Happy Stitching!

Une petite finition citrouille pour Cathey!
Je pense très fort à toi ma grande ☺

Grille Flip-It Halloween de Lizzie Kate
Brodé sur toile Zweigart Gris Perle Brittney 28 ct
J'ai utilisé un méli mélo de brins DMC & Sampler Threads
Le tout teminé en ornement plat avec charme chauve-souris (fournie avec la grille)

A tout à l'heure...

Autumn Is Here - The Snowflower Diaries

I have another sweet little finish to share with you This is a small design, the latest one from Maja Matyas Szilagyi, called Autumn Is Here It is available here, on The Snowflower Diaries blog

I have stitched it on plain white aida 14 ct fabric and used a mix of DMC & overdyed threads This is such a sweet little bird, it was quick & easy to stitch! I've finished it off as a cushion (of course!) and used my lovely orange ric rac, some tiny little Mill Hill brown beads and some lovely green fabric I had in my stash Et voila!!! Hope you like it ☺
Happy Stitching, Ingrid

Et voici ma dernière finition! Un autre petit projet bien adorable et de saison ☺ La grille Autumn Is Here est disponible sur le blog The Snowflower Diaries
J'ai brodé mes petites croix sur un toile aida blanch 14 ct toute simple et j'ai terminé le tout en petit coussin (encore & toujours, je ne me lasse pas!!) Ric rac orange, petites perles marron & tissu vert Qu'en pensez-vous??
A tout à l'…

SAL La Pensée Positive (Part 1) - Jardin Privé

Nathalie from Jardin Privé is offering us her latest freebie. The SAL La Pensée Positive. Part 1 is available on her blog Les Marottes de Nathalie I have opted for the English version, but it is available in various languages. The design being so pretty, I've decided to stitch it on simple white aida 16 ct fabric
and to use the good old DMC equivalents.

Now, about my Travelling Pattern: Live Laugh Love from Lizzie Kate
I am pleased to announce the next stitcher will be:

Steph from Show And Tell
Steph, please email me your address sweetie & I'll send the chart your way

A big thank you to all of you who entered the draw
Keep an eye on Steph's blog if you want to have an other chance to stitch this design!

Happy Stitching!

Comme tout le monde, je n'ai pas pu résister & j'ai succombé à la tentation!!
J'ai joins le SAL La Pensée Positive - Jardin Privé
J'ai opté pour la version Anglaise mais d'autres langues sont disponibles
Allez visiter le blog d…

Trick or Treat - Plum Pudding NeedleArt

Another weekend and another post! I might carry on with the Halloween theme from my latest post. Can you tell autumn is in the air?
This past week I've finished an other little project. (I love those, you don't have time to get bored with them)

This is Trick or Treat from Barb Cooley of Plum Pudding NeedleArt The chart is available in the 2013 JCS Halloween Special magazine
I've stitched it on Zweigart 28 ct Brittney Light Taupe fabric and used a mix of DMC listed threads and also changing some for overdyed floss I've finished it as an ornament.

Toujours sur le theme d'Halloween, voici Trick or Treat de chez Plum Pudding NeedleArt. La grille est disponible dans la revue JCS Halloween 2013.
Travaillé sur toile Zweigart Brittney Light Taupe 28 ct, j'ai utilisé un méli mélo de brins DMC recommandés ainsi que Sampler Threads. Fini en petit ornement, prèt pour Halloween!!
A tout à l'heure...

Trick or Treat Halloween Exchange

This year, I have joined the Trick or Treat Exchange
organized by Parsley at Seasons of My Mind

I had to send my little bits & pieces to Nikki at Furry Bottoms
I've posted everything one week ago, so I'm hoping she has now received them ☺

So, what have I prepared for Nikki?

Apart from the usual ribbons, fabric, choccie & chart from her wish list
I have worked on Owliver & Punky!!

This is a sweet little design available in the fabulous JCS Halloween Special 2013
Chart was designed by Diane Arthurs of Imaginating Inc

I have stitched it on 14 count white aida using recommanded DMC threads and finished it as a little cushion using candy corn fabric, green ribbon & a bat button

Now, l'm so looking forward to receiving my little parcel!!!
I'm keeping an eye on my letter box everyday :D

Happy Stitching!

Cette année j'ai decide de joindre l'échange Halloween Trick or Treat,
organisé par Parsley à Seasons of My Mind

Ma partenaire était Nikki à Furry…

Live Laugh Love - Lizzie Kate

I've looked through my stash a few days ago and decided to stitch "Live Laugh Love" from Lizzie Kate. This is the Now chart of the snippet. A quick and easy design bursting with colours!
My version is stitched on white 14 ct aida and using a mix of DMC & Weeks Dye Works threads. It is finished as a cute little cushion with Tilda fabric & 4 little buttons

Now I'm happy to send this little chart on a long journey as a Travelling Pattern ☺
Should you wish to stitch this next you must:
1/ Be a serious stitcher and actually stitch one of the pattern and then pass it on, 2/ Be prepared to post the pattern anywhere in the world, 3/ Stitch the pattern in timely fashion (2 weeks maximum), 4/ Have an active blog to show us your work & organize a draw for the next stitcher 5/ and finally each stitcher to email me so that I can keep track of the chart
If you agree with all the above, then please leave a message on this post to let me know you wish to be included in …

Patience (Little Sheep Virtue) - Little House Needleworks

Oh dear, it has been a little while since my last post, hasn't it? I have been busy getting things ready for my son. Back to school & rugby training He has settled fine so we have now gone back to a routine... Yes, holidays are officially over!!
Despite things being quiet on the blog front, I have been busy stitching! Sadly I can't yet share with you my finishes, you will have to wait a little longer.

I have literally just finished my latest project. This is the N° 7 in the Little Sheep Virtue collection from Little House Needleworks "Patience" I have stitched it on Zweigart 28 ct Brittney Light Taupe fabric and used all listed DMC colours Finished off as an other little flat zippered pouch using Tilda fabric Et voila!
Happy Stitching! Ingrid

Cela commençait à faire un petit bout de temps depuis ma dernière poste! Il était temps que je revienne sur la www...
Mon garçon a repris le chemin de l'école ainsi que l'entrainement de rugby, et c'est maintenant l…