Tutorial-Embroidery Tools–The Sulky Hot Iron Transfer Pen–Creating Iron On Transfers-Tarot Card Purse Panel

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Here is another tutorial about creating Iron On Transfers. This is how I have created hot iron transfers with the Sulky Hot Iron Transfer Pen. 1. Have a pattern image. Continue Reading →

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 →

Stitching 100 Blessings

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This morning, simply by ‘chance’, I opened an email from a cross stitch/embroidery group and learned about a stitch-a-long that involves 100, 1in. blocks, each depicting a ‘blessings’. Now, blessings Continue Reading →

Embroidery Project with Cross Stitch- Papillon 2009 SAL, Castles in the Air, Part 1

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Delicate, Light, and rather Elegant! I’ve never been one for samplers, but lately, the email groups that I’m part of have chatted about Papillon Creations’ 2009 Stitch Along Mystery Sampler, Continue Reading →

Cross Stitch Project- Update 1, Seasonal Dragons “Summer”, Patricia Allison Chart

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Hot Summer Action! This is the progress of the Summer Dragon after 1 month of stitching! (off and on stitching, not 24/7 stitching…) I feel really good about the progress Continue Reading →

Cross Stitch Project- Seasonal Dragons “Summer”, Patricia Allison Chart

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Sparkly filament, dark threads…and great linen! Great Dragon Fun! My Birthday was April 7th. I decided to take the gift money given to me by my wonderful teacher friend, Joann, Continue Reading →

Cross Stitch Project – Mill Hill “Kitchen Collection” Cupcake and Mixer

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Shiny, shimmering, glorious beads! I love my local needlework shop, Fiddlesticks Hawaii. They brought these kits in for me…just to tantalize my addiction to stitching. 😉 Each of these were Continue Reading →

Cross Stitch Project – Mill Hill Wildlife Elephant

mill hill wild life beaded elephant cross stitch

If you view and elephant from the side…you might see… See all the beads. See all the stitches. Changing gears, yet again, here is my newest time interest. Mill Hill Continue Reading →

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

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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 →