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Sara Hathorne Framed

This is the second stitched piece I had framed. Sara Hathorne (Hester’s Needle) in all her glory… It’s been a bit of a challenge photographing these framed pieces because of the glass. I had my anniversary sampler framed with non-reflective glass

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I’m Happy! 🙂 And it’s not just because I have a large stitchy finish to share with you.  2011 has started out as a sort of watershed in my life for a number of reasons: 1) I was finally appointed

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Another Proud Family Moment

We attended DS’s graduation at Curtin University last week. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Multimedia Design and is already working in the industry. Here are a few piccies to mark the fantastic event…   On the stitching

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I’m Still Here…

G’day stitching friends! I’ve missed you all so very much and there’s lots of news to catch up on. Sorry I haven’t been a very active blogger this past month, but life, work and health issues needed attention, and there’s

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Travel & Stitching Update

Hi, Friends! Sorry I haven’t been around blogland for some time.  I seem to have lost my rhythm a bit, thought I’m still managing a few stitches most evenings. In the first week of September I took a short holiday

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A certified cross stitch addict who is mad about samplers and loves working with hand-dyed fabric, variegated threads and embellishments. Stitching keeps me sane.

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2012 Stitching Plans

1. WIPs - finish 4:
- DT Sampler Game Board
- Workbasket's Trellis (done)
- DT Morning Glory
- LK ABC Lessons

2. New Stitching Projects
Plymouth Sampler - TSC (started)
Wonderful Village 1 - MaggiCo (done)
Wonderful Village 2 - MaggiCo (done)
Pear Orchard Farm - CHS (done)
Mermaid's Song - CHS
Dutch Strawberries - TGH
Birds in the Bower - TGH
Persian Proverb - MB
Peaceful Garden - MB
Sampler 1663 - PoC

Finished Fair Squares
2011 Stitching
2010 Stitching
2009 Stitching
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