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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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Stitching in 2013

It’s Autumn in Australia and I’m so looking forward to the cooler weather it promises. Statisticians have confirmed that it’s been the hottest summer on record. It’s a long weekend in Perth (Bank Holiday) and March already (how did that

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A Finish! Happy Dancing!

Hi Stitching Friends 🙂 2012 has been a very patchy year in terms of my stitching plans, so I am really really pleased to present a major stitching finish, Pear Orchard Farm by Carriage House Samplings. I thoroughly enjoyed stitching this

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Happy Spring!

First day of spring Down Under, but my patio has started to bloom way ahead of the season…   On the stitching front, I do have a few feeble efforts to share. First, a small hanging ornament to cheer up

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Exits and Entrances

It’s winter! This morning I heard the kookaburras laughing in the trees out in the park behind us. That definitely is a winter signal for this neck of the woods. Today, for the first time in a week, it’s not

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Stitching Progress

Untitled, a photo by Crossed Yarns on Flickr. Hope you’re all enjoying a fantastic Easter Break. Weather in Perth has been great these past few days, and we spent most of yesterday cleaning out our shed for the household pick-up coming

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My Trellis Blooms!

This design is a WIP from a long time ago… now finished. It’s by the Workbasket. I loved stitching it and love how the colours all work together. Enjoy!   Happy Stitching 😉 Pokua  

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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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