Category Archives: embroidery

I love Fall

Something about the onset of fall spurs me into crazy girl productive mode. Our house is undergoing a thorough cleaning as we prepare for winter and an entire month of various house guests ( I’ve got a feeling I’ll be doing a LOT of cooking this month. Stop by if your hungry:) In crafty news […]

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Pinwheels & postage Stamps pt.1

I finally finished half of this massive project. Here’s the first of two quilts that I’ve named Pinwheels & Postage Stamps. But when you say it, you should really sing it to the tune of this song…. Ok, are you sufficiently perked up? Great! Let’s talk about quilts! ¬†These are half square triangles turned pinwheels […]

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Neither night,nor sleep

I have a bunch of other things that I should be working on. But I just want to stitch on this. The suction cups were pretty slow going at first ( that’s a lot of satin stitching!!) But I’ve got nearly all the big ones finished, the smaller ones are much easier with less floss […]

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Springing Forward

It gets really hard for me to focus around this time of the year. I’ve already spotted some daffodils, crocus’ , and a few hardy pansies peeking their little faces out. Camilla’s start to explode this time of year and it amazes me the epic heights they reach here, courtesy of the winter rains. As […]

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Waiting for Spring

Forgive my absence, its been an intense couple of weeks here in the high court of her Royal Majesty Queen Willow. Oh wait, what, am I in charge? You’d hardly know it, we seem to be exiting the separation anxiety phase and charging full steam ahead into the boundary pushing, sanity straining phase. Oh, and […]

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