It’s Winter in Perth…

… and I’ve been hibernating a little. It’s been raining most of this week, which is a welcome change, and temperatures have dropped to 19° Celcius maximum during the day and about 7° Celcius at night.

Not a whole lot of stitching going on here at Crossed Yarns – mainly because work is taking a toll on me right now and I’m so tired many evenings I can’t put in more than a few stitches.  Here’s progress with Sally Spencer Sampler, BOAF…

Sally Spencer Sampler, BOAF

I also dug into my stash for a small project I could complete quickly and came up with this new scissor tag.

Peace Scissor Tag, Drawn Thread

Peace Scissor tag, close up

I love it! 🙂

Warning ❗ Giveaway on the Horizon

I’ve recently celebrated another birthday milestone and bloggaversary and putting together a small giveaway to mark both occasions.  So watch this space…

In the meantime,
Happy Stitching to you all 😉
Pokua

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Certified X-stitch addict and lover of tea, fabrics and beads. I work in the vocational education and training sector and in my spare time potter around in the garden growing roses. I'm mum to two adult children of whom I'm very proud.

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6 comments on “It’s Winter in Perth…
  1. Myra says:

    Hibernation is good sometimes. Sally Spencer is looking great but that little scissor tag is gorgeous. I love the big blue ribbon.

  2. Daniela says:

    Love your progress on Sally Spencer. Incredibly beautiful.

  3. Rowyn says:

    Sally Spencer is looking great. I love the Drawn Thread scissor tag, so delicate and pretty!

  4. Brigitte says:

    Sally Spencer is so beautiful. I just love the colour combo.

  5. Anne S says:

    Your sampler is coming along beautifully, but that DT scissor fob is just DIVINE – love, love, love it 😀 A stunning stitching and finishing job, as always 🙂

  6. Joanne says:

    Sally is looking wonderful, and the scissor fob is lovely.

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