Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress 🙂 Drinks All Around Cross Stitch A new start! This is a retired pattern from Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery that I’ve been sitting on for a while. All the floss and fabric was already kitted, so I finally got started. The kawaii drinks are too cute! Iced… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and yesterday I got a wild hare to make a few valentines with Amelia. I used to make a lot of holiday crafts, even after I left my school library job, but now I’ve got a valid excuse to get out the glue and construction paper: adorable baby… Continue reading Handprint Valentines
Another weekly update on my current Work in Progress 🙂 Round Robin Quilt My quilt guild is doing a Round Robin quilt this year – there are six to a team, and we’re bringing the center of the quilt to this month’s meeting to get started. Here are the guidelines: 1. Six people per group… Continue reading WIP Wednesday… and a poll!
Today marks the halfway point of the winter season, and I’m joining Modern Mrs. Darcy for the second year to share a list of things that are keeping me sane. I love what she has to say: This is a tough time of year for a lot of us. The days are short, and relentlessly dreary.… Continue reading What’s Saving My Life Right Now
Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress 🙂 Bee Keeper Cross Stitch After finishing up two bigger projects left over from 2016, I went through my pdf patterns and picked a quick stitch to start next. The Bee Keeper is another Frosted Pumpkin pattern, and I already had it kitted up and ready… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
I just finished the last portion of the Pumpkin Passport, the year-long SAL that I worked on throughout 2016. I didn’t quite finish up by the end of the year, but close enough! This was my third year joining the Frosted Pumpkins (check out Once Upon a Time from 2014 and Woodland Creatures from 2015), and it was such… Continue reading The Pumpkin Passport Cross Stitch: Finished!
Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress 🙂 Pumpkin Passport Cross Stitch I’m finally picking up the Passport again now that Merry & Bright is finished and my Q-snap is free again. The last stop of the world tour is Canada. I forgot how quickly these little scenes stitch up, especially if… Continue reading WIP Wednesday