Category: Cards

Blue speckled whimsical flowers

blue speckled whimsical flowers

Fun afternoon project worked in River silk 4mm ribbons and Anchor size 8 (color 306, topaz medium light) thread worked on 25 count, Bone color Lugana fabric.

The 5 x 7 inch tri-fold green card has 3 1/2 x 5 … Read more

Christmas Tree Card

Christmas Card

Hardanger Christmas tree pattern, based on a Kreinik freebie design. When worked on 22 count this design just fits an oval shape cut-out window of the purchased card that I used.

Web searching for freebie patterns I found the below … Read more

Reindeer on a Starry Night freebie

Snowy reindeer card

Reindeer on a Starry Night is a 65w x 77h counted needlework based on a Bargello Pomegranate design. This design was placed in a tri-fold window card.

This counted needlework design was worked on 20 count hand-dyed Weeks Works linen, … Read more

Winters Night — Holiday Card

Winters Night

My Deer and Barn Holiday card shows a wintry evening: stars shining above a deer grazing within a treed area near a barn.  My counted needlework embroidery design is presented within a 10 plus page booklet.

Design count is 48w … Read more

Valentine Heart for my husband

Valentine Card

I used the lattice heart design from the Victoria Sampler Heirloom Wedding design as the back drop for a flowery silk ribbon Valentine’s Day card for my husband.

Dark purple is my favorite color and I thought my husband would … Read more

Card, periwinkle blue

Card, perwinkle blue brandy

I wanted a quick, fun stitch one Saturday Eve. I browsed Nordic Needles free patterns, choose and downloaded a design called Box Lid Design. Design by Roz Watnemo of Nordic Needle, Inc.

I only used the inner part of the … Read more

Card, Bermuda Blue

Card, Bermuda blue

The fabric, purchased as a half yard (on a good sale) several years ago sat unused because it was a bright white 20-22 count aida. It was too bright, too small a count for my aida projects. Then I joined … Read more

Slender card, blue design

Card, blue design

I like stitching pieces for cards, you can send them away with a nice note to a friend or use as they are in a window card as your stitched piece is already framed, ready to sit about a room … Read more

Card, Lilies of the Valley

Card, Lily of the Valley

Card, Lily of the Valley[/caption]What a neat week I have had. My sister Carol came for a visit, we chatted and stitched … quite enjoying ourselves.

Though Carol’s birthday isn’t until May, I gave her the Lily of the Valley … Read more

Card, Christmas Tree

Card, Carols Christmas Tree

My sister and I like to stitch each other a Christmas card. This is the card she stitched for me a few years ago.

The pattern Carol used for the tree and presents is from the Anne Pearson book, The … Read more