Hardanger, Rustic Fall

Hardanger Rustic Fall

Early summer I decided to stitch three pieces for this fall as I have very little fall colors in my finished embroidered pieces. This week I finished the first piece, my Grevillea Brazilian embroidery and this is the second. My … Read more

Hardanger, Rainbow doily

Hardanger doily

Rainbow color diamond doily with flowers

I had wondered what it would look like to combo strong colored floss with white hardanger style design.

I purchased this pre-edged fabric from Nordic Needle. This finished doily is produced by Ubelhor in … Read more

Hardanger, Table runner


Hardanger embroidery table runner with cross stitched viola flowers.

This is a Permin of Copenhagen kit. It included 22 count pale grey Hardanger fabric, white pearl cotton, lavender, purple, yellow and green embroidery floss, chart, instructions and thread organizer. Finished … Read more

Hardanger Pulled Thread, Linda Driskell


Design for this worked piece came from Heirloom Whitework Sampler – Linda Driskell Hardanger Pulled Thread Book.

The worked piece is an odd shape, 15.5 inches by 9.5 inches because I needed a mat under a photo frame for a … Read more

Christmas Bellpull

Christmas Bellpull

Counted Cross-Stitch

In October 2013 Stoney Creek website offered two free designs: Christmas Tidings Bell Pull and Express Faith.

Christmas Tidings is the main design that I used for this bellpull and I got the snowman and tree (lower left … Read more

Kreinik Sampler

Kreinik Sampler

Counted Cross-Stitch

I usually rotate my finished stitch pieces. Some for fall, others winter and so on. But this one, I hung it over a cabinet near the front and there it remains. I like it that much! Plus it … Read more

Sleeping Kittens

sleeping kittens

Counted Cross-Stitch

I have framed and placed this in my stitching area. It is so soothing to view as I work.

This is a Dimension counted cross stitch kit called Feline Love.

Worked size is 7 x 5 inch, stranded … Read more