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Winter Carriage Ride Cross Stitch

It feels like cheating to share a second finish in 2019, since I worked on all but the very last bit of this project in 2017… but here we finally are! I stitched most of the Winter Carriage Ride pattern as the two clues that made up this SAL club were released in 2017, and… Continue reading Winter Carriage Ride Cross Stitch

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Merry and Bright Cross Stitch Cube Finish

I clearly remember finishing this Merry and Bright cross stitch pattern one cold January afternoon in the haze of life with a newborn while Amelia napped for a rare four-hour stretch. I never knew if I’d have a couple minutes or a couple hours, but any time to myself was a luxury. Almost a year… Continue reading Merry and Bright Cross Stitch Cube Finish

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Costume Club Cross Stitch Cube Finish

Another finish, just in time for Halloween! I finished stitching this adorable pattern last year but just finished it up last week. I am still loving these super easy cube finishes! I bought a few fun embellishments from JoAnn’s and then gathered all my faux gourds together for a little photo shoot on the front… Continue reading Costume Club Cross Stitch Cube Finish

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Happy Birthday Cross Stitch Cube Finish

Double whammy today: not only a pattern finish but a finished object! I finished Amelia’s Happy Birthday cross stitch during naptime on her birthday yesterday, and finished the cube last night. I had to wait for daylight to take photos, and here it is! I loved the easy cube finish that I did for the… Continue reading Happy Birthday Cross Stitch Cube Finish

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Beekeeper Cross Stitch Cube Finish

Remember the adorable Beekeeper cross stitch I stitched a few months ago? It’s been sitting in a pile of finished cross stitch patterns waiting to be framed, until the Frosted Pumpkins shared a tutorial for a standing cub finish. I couldn’t resist trying it out, so today I have a FFO (Fully Finished Object) to… Continue reading Beekeeper Cross Stitch Cube Finish