Bellpull

Strawberry Bellpull

Middle of Strawberry Bellpull

Strawberry Bellpull

Two weeks ago I was walking about our backyard looking for greening strawberry plants. Now, the last week of March, the lowering of the jet stream has brought cold temps back into the Northern Virginia area and now…

Bellpull, mustard colors

Gold mustard bellpull

I noticed a narrow area on a hallway wall that got strong morning sun and thought, here is a need for a bellpull.

I wanted to stitch a design utilizing colors that I would seldom pick from my stash and …

Bellpull, EGA Sampler

blue bellpull blackwork

Starting January 2011 through late Fall 2011, the Oatlands (Virginia) EGA chapter offered member lead classes to do this nearly 36 inch long sampler.

Instructions came from EGA’s publication NeedleArts (issues June 2005 through March 2006), project called Mystery Sampler …

Halloween Bellpull

Pumpkin

Counted Cross-Stitch

Worked on a 24 count banded linen that I purchased from the Nordic Needle website. This banded linen is white on white and is 4 7/8 inches wide.

The pattern designs for the ghost and the cat were …

Bellpull

Bellpull

Victoria Sampler Cardinal Bellpull

Design area for Sampler 38w x 151h (2.75" Wide x 10.75" High)

Stitched on 28ct Amsterdam Blue Cashel Linen.

The cardinals and branches were the most difficult for me as it was cross stitched, one thread …

December Birthday Bellpull

Bellpull

Victoria Sampler December Birthday Bellpull

The worked area is 103h x 26w (7.3 inches by 1.85 inches).

My sister gave me the September, October, November and December birthday design phamplet last year for my birthday (December). She also gave me …

September Birthday Bellpull

Bellpull

Victoria Sampler September Birthday Bellpull

The worked area is 103h x 26w (7.3 inches by 1.85 inches).

My sister gave me the September, October, November and December birthday design phamplet last year for my birthday (December). She also gave me …

New Bedford Bellpull, Elsa Williams design

New Bedford Bellpull, Elsa Williams

Elsa Williams design: New Bedford Bellpull

I liked the crewel yarns that came with this kit, but I wanted more range of orange through red colors so added Renaissance Dyeing Wool (formerly Broider Wul) and Fine d’Aubusson Embroidery Wool which …

Violet bellpull

Violet bellpull

I like small bits of color on our walls and I have found bell pulls provide these points of interest in my kitchen and bedroom.

The violets came from a free downloaded pattern from the Cross Stitcher Club website.

Stitched …