Stitched Blessings, Squares 1 and 2

stitched blessing snorkel

The beginnings of my blessings… Me and my hubby, John, are the best of buddies…and we love to snorkel. Living here in Hawaii , we are blessed with (just about) Continue Reading →

Embroidery Project -Crewel Embroidery-Tree of Life-Part 2

Tree of Life embroidery

Adding a few flowers… After really thinking and perusing several stitching books, I managed to add one complete flower and start another. This piece really appeals to me and I Continue Reading →

Embroidery Project -Crewel Embroidery-Tree of Life-Part 1

While working fiendishly on this one bedroom remodel, I forced myself to give in to my “Crewel” side… Jacobean style embroidery has been calling to me lately, and I have Continue Reading →

Embroidery Project – Wristlets – Dragon Wristlet -Part 3

dragon wristlet

Embroidery, sewing, crochet and all designing has been slowed by our attempt to finish off this one bedroom in our remodel. We’ve managed to install two floors in two days Continue Reading →

Embroidery Project – Wristlets – Kitty Cat Wristlet -Part 2

kitty wristlet

Back to the fun! After posting here and questioning Email groups that I am involved with, I did receive several embroidery suggestions for the wristlet fabrics. Thanks for the great Continue Reading →

Embroidery Project- Sewing Wristlets-Prepping for Embroidery-Part 1

wristlet set up fabric

Wristlets…just begging for embroidery! A few days back I discovered a “new to me” blog, Oh Fransson. There I watched a few daily wristlets being created and my mind started Continue Reading →

Awards and Whoo Hoo’s!


Yesterday, while I was battling a major (2 day) migraine, things were happening here in the blogosphere to create a few Whoo Hoo’s!! Whoo hoo #1: Guess what? My blog Continue Reading →

Embroidery Project – Snail Wallet with Vintage Snail Embroidery

snail wallet

The Matching Wallet! This little wallet is made from a Lazy Girl Designs pattern, Wonder Wallet. We took the same fabric from the lining of the Snail Purse and used Continue Reading →

Pattern Finds – Inspiration for Embroidery Ideas-Purses

purse pattern

After all the posting about a reversible purse/bag, (See July posts), maybe we could suggest a few more cute little bags that are similarly sewn. 😉 Think of these as Continue Reading →