Sunflowers Silk Ribbon Embroidery Kit

Sunflowers Silk Ribbon Embroidery Kit

Designed by Helen Dafter. This is from a beginner’s project kit that included instructions, silk ribbons, stranded art silk thread, stitch guide, needles, and fabric.

The only thing I felt wrong with the kit is that instead of taping the … 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

Stained Glass Window, Linda Lachance designer

Stained Glass Window

Counted Canvas Needlework

This design is called Stained Glass Window Card 2 and is from the Canadian website Northern Pine Designs.

Linda Lachance is the designer. I purchased this pattern and the cut-out cards from the website.

Finished worked area … Read more

Geometric, Linda Lachance designer

Geometric

Counted Canvas Needlework

This design is called Geometric II and is a free 6.5 inch square pattern from the Canadian website Northern Pine Designs.

Linda Lachance is the designer.

This is worked in size 5 Anchor thread with DMC black … Read more

Halloween Owl

Halloween Owl

Counted Cross-Stitch

I wanted to created something Halloween to place on the front door, went web searching and downloaded a free 78 x 75 count pattern that is called In_The_Dark_of_the_Night. This pattern wasn’t so much a Halloween as a Fall … Read more

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 … Read more