Seasons

Snowy Evening

Snowy Evening

This vintage (1986) Creative Circle kit is called A Winter’s Night (kit number 2518). Designed by Dianne Sage.

Worked in crewel wool on a printed fabric. The finished worked area is 12 by 16 inches. The original design has a …

Snowmen Nestled in Spruce Trees, mat length

Snowmen Nestled in Spruce Trees mat lengthSnowmen Nestled in Spruce Trees mat length is a Hardanger counted needlework presented within a 50-plus page booklet available in printed and Kindle formats. This design utilizes traditional Hardanger stitches: satin, Kloster blocks, buttonhole edge and openwork enhanced by picots.…

Snowmen Nestled in Spruce Trees, runner size

Snowmen nestled in spruce treesSnowmen Nestled in Spruce Trees runner length is a Hardanger counted needlework presented within a 60-plus page booklet available in printed and Kindle formats. This design utilizes traditional Hardanger stitches: satin, Kloster blocks, buttonhole edge and openwork enhanced by picots.…

Net Darning

Net darning

Winter Snowflakes

Winter Reindeer

Each year I like to surf eBay and purchase a give-to-myself gift for Christmas. I have two criterias: under $15 and that the design includes something new to try. Last summer I came upon several net …

Gingerbread Sweet Box

Holiday Sweets

Holiday Sweets

Holiday Sweets is a Stoney Creek design that was presented in their August 2014 Magazine.

From their website I purchased the magazine, the button pack for this design and the oval shaped pressed paper box. The oval box …

Fall Colors Doily

fall color doily

Fall Color Doily

This 4.5 inch square doily was worked on 18 count Aida, color Country Mocha. Mums and acorns are my own designs that I came up with after web surfing and viewing numerous posted finished stitched pieces (I…

Christmas on the beach

Christmas on the beach

Christmas on the beach

I started working on this design last fall in hopes of completing it by December, in time to give the finished worked design to my sister as a Christmas gift. Missed that by several months, but…

Rose Gazebo

Rose Gazebo

Rose Gazebo

Victoria Sampler design called Rose Gazebo.

Chart is for a 4.5 by 17.5 inch sampler worked on 28 count Confederate Grey Quaker Cloth fabric. I shortened the design (leaving out…

Winter Sleds

House, sled

Country Sleds

These are a Foxwood Crossings design called Snow Country Sleds.

I worked this on a 14 Count Navy Aida Fabric then adhered (using double side tape) onto the wooden/metal sleds. Design suggested to work on perforated paper but …

Christmas 2014

Christmas 2014

Christmas 2014

Design is #F19 Christmas Flip-it by Lizzie Kate.

Worked on 28 count over 2 threads, 39w by 61h. If following the design chart the cross stitch pattern finished worked area is approximately 2.75 inch by 4.25 inch. I …