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Progress Report – Birds in the Bower

Hello Stitching Friends I do hope you all enjoyed the Easter break as much as I did. I adore this time of year, after the long hot summer it’s such a relief to enjoy the abated heat and the cooler

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2012 Stitching Plans

It’s already a week into the new year and time to put stitching plans into action. This year I’m not buying any stitching stash so I can concentrate on stitching what I already have. Here’s the first WIP on the list

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Ring Out the Old, Ring in the New

My last finish for 2011 –  managed to put in the final stitches to this lovely piece just before my overseas visitors arrived for Christmas… My first stitches for 2012… Happy Stitching 😉 Pokua

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A Finish, a WIP and a New Start

I promised to show you the second of my latest finishes:  The Bird Tree, Carriage House Samplings is one of the design on my list of 2011 stitching plans. I started this one sometime last year with the prescribed threads

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Life on Hold!

Hi, Friends. It’s been such a long time and I’m sorry I haven’t been around much. I took a break in July and hoped to be blogging again in August. All because I had to apply for my job. Don’t ask

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New Project

I’ve had a hiatus with my MOTM project because I ran out of the other green Gloriana  silk. I ordered from a US Online store and bought other stash, including fabric, to take advantage of postage. Short version of a long story…

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Off to a Great Start!

Hello Fellow Stitchers! Hope you’ve all survived the Christmas festivities and are now firmly planted in the New Decade and the New Year. I had family visiting from overseas over the holidays and  only had the 3 days between Christmas

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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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