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 …

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 …

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…

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 …

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…

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 …