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LANARTE 33925 Bench with Hat and Flow...

Project started from October 26, 2013, finished on November 29, 2013. Designed by Marjolein Bastin       [...]

Le Suh: Royal Makkum China

The most exquisite and most complicated project ever…. The plate is so real and so detailed that it looks like it’s jumping out of (or falling from) the canvas. It took me three months to finish this project. Stitched on 28ct ecru cotton. [...]

Hourglass wedding record

This hourglass pattern is an amazing design from stoney creek. The original words read: “Time spent with the Lord…is time well SPENT” This is all very nice. However, the roses, the hourglass, the white lace, all reminds me of how beautiful it will be if it’s a wedding record. So I decided to go ahead with it. I was [...]

Time for tea ~ jam pots by Thea Gouve...

TG3047 JAMPOTES Finished size: 30cmX9cm Stitched on 18ct white cotton AIDA. 74 DMC colors used in this relatively small piece of cross stitch. As expected the pattern is really colorful and…..yummy…..       [...]

Hydrangeas done~

Hydrangeas done~
  The finished size is larger than I thought. Think I used 32ct evenweave while the original DMC pack provides a 30ct linen evenweave. So following the designer’s idea, the finished work should be even larger….Overall it’s a good deco to be displayed on the… [...]

Another Update: Hydrangeas

    Do you still remember the DMC Hydrangeas project? These are the pictures from last month. Give it another week or so I should be able to finish it. A bientôt~… [...]

October Birthstone Sampler 2

Here comes the finished project: Lazy Daisy as calendula buds. Birthstone: Opal   [...]

October Birthstone Sampler

October is approaching. I decided to make myself a little stitching piece. So I took a little time browsing the catalog on 123stitch. And I picked this cute little pattern. October Birthstone Sampler by The Sweetheart Tree TST made a series of 12 mini samplers, representing the 12 months, with each birthstone and birth flower smartly in [...]

Hydrangeas Update 1

Hydrangeas Update 1
As of 30 July, 2012     &nbsp… [...]

The scent of lavender 5

  Finished on 9 July, 2012     [...]

The scent of lavender 4

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The scent of lavender 3

The scent of lavender 3
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Lovely Pansies

I had stitched some pretty pansy patterns months ago and stashed them away. Recently I am able to put them together to something useful.  haha~~  Phone case: Look it has my initials on it!   Clutchbag:  [...]

Sunflower Fairy by Nora Corbett 1

Sunflower Fairy by Nora Corbett 1
Stitch count:  90 x 110 Fabric: Wichelt 32ct Copper Penny hand-dyed linen Mill Hill beads: #42011, #40332, #42030 Valdani floss: M49, M81, M90, O510, O519, O521, O526, V1, V4 Kreinik #4 Braid: #014, #018 This design is in the Cross stitch and Needlework magazine, issue September, 2009.   &nbsp… [...] | 1 Comment

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