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Fair Squares Round 28

On Friday I came home from work to discover that the postie had been. I received a beautiful set of squares from LindaB (no blog) for Fair Squares Round 28, which had a ‘Stitch Red for the Heart’ theme. Linda

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Another Fair Square Finish

Hi Friends! I’m back after a short break from a blogging and stitching break in July. This weekend I finished the squares that I received from FayeRaye for Round 18. It’s my first round finish and it’s turned out gorgeous.

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Fair Squares Update

FayeR was my partner for Round 18 and I stitched her a little redwork – pinkwork, to be more precise – I used DMC Variations 4120.      I also took the opportunity to finish to exchange pieces languishing in my

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A Quaker Finish

Hi, Stitching Friend! I mentioned in my last post that I’d found my turbo needles. To prove it, here’s another finished piece hot off the press. It is my  pleasure to introduce Willie’s Quaker Square 7, by Monasterium Designs (The Gift

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Fair & Square Finishing Frenzy

I’ve been in a finishing frenzy the last couple of days. On Friday I received my gorgeous squares from Renee K, which led me to take out all the other squares that are rolled up in the drawer. Well, wasn’t there an uproar!

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Tagged – Belated Response

I had not realised how exhausted and off the planet I’d been at the end of 2007. I’ve just found out that Marie-P had tagged me in December, and I’d not even noticed it 😳 Well, it’s never too late to make

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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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