Category: Winter

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 … Read more

Snowmen Nestled in Spruce Trees, mat length

Snowmen Nestled in Spruce Trees mat length
Snowmen 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.… Read more

Snowmen Nestled in Spruce Trees, runner size

Snowmen nestled in spruce trees
Snowmen 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.… Read more

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 … Read more

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… Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Christmas Wreath, VS Fall 2014 cyberclass

Christmas Wreath Sampler

Christmas Wreath Sampler

I have already worked this design twice before (they can be viewed within my posts listed under the VS directory on the top Menu). This time I am closely following the instructions given within the cyberclass lessons… Read more

Fandangle

Fandangle

Christmas 2012 my husband gave me a fandangle kit purchased from Nordic Needle website. It was my first fandangle, I was quite pleased with the gift such that I had the idea to use the design to make several and … Read more

Snowman, Carolyn Manning Design

Snowman

I wanted a cute snow person to be the greeter on our front door.

I found this cross stitched pattern on StoneyCreek.com. The pattern is Carolyn Manning Designs – Snowball of the Month – May.

The star for top of … Read more