I went to a local quilt show a couple weeks ago, and since it happened during my blogging break, Throwback Thursday seems like a good day to share some photos and revisit the show hosted by the Cumberland Valley Quilters Association (CVQA) a couple years ago too. The CVQA has only hosted a quilt show… Continue reading TBT: Historic Franklin Quilt Show
Another weekly check-in on my works in progress! Sandy Orton Autumn Sampler Cross Stitch Right before we left for our visit to MS, I realized that I miscounted by one stitch somewhere… I think I’m going to leave it and compensate somewhere else, but it’s still aggravating! … Sweet as Pie Cross Stitch It seemed… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
There is a lot to be thankful for this year! We had a great visit with family in Mississippi for Thanksgiving. Taking a step away from normal life and soaking up some unscheduled time with family and friends is always restorative, and this holiday was no exception. Even if Amelia didn’t get as much sleep… Continue reading Giving Thanks
It’s been a little while since we’ve had some book chat, but what better time than a Monday morning after a holiday? I love Gretchen Rubin so of course I had to read her latest book about habits! The Four Tendencies: The Indispensable Personality Profiles That Reveal How to Make Your Life Better (and Other… Continue reading Book Chat: The Four Tendencies
Instead of High Fiving Friday today, I want to let you in on a fun milestone for my little side business: my first sale! I mean that in a couple different ways… I made my first sale on Etsy last weekend (woohoo!) AND I’m running my first sale over there for this weekend ONLY! Lady… Continue reading Lady Katie Stitchery’s First Sale!
Happy Thanksgiving! I hope you’re spending the day with family or friends and eating lots of good food… and hopefully some pie! I thought I was taking a break from yearlong cross stitch projects, but those sneaky Frosted Pumpkins caught me at a weak moment by debuting a new mystery SAL during my birthday month…… Continue reading Sweet as Pie Cross Stitch: October 2017
We’re off to Mississippi for Thanksgiving, so I’ve been doing more packing than crafting this week. Here’s my weekly update on my current Works in Progress. Sandy Orton Autumn Sampler Cross Stitch I’m working on the center motif, a girl holding a basket of apples, and I’ll be lucky if I can get this portion… Continue reading WIP Wednesday