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Tea and strawberries

More photographs below- click the photo for a close up view. Hi everyone, I have been busy stitching felt strawberries this week, mmmmm do you think they look good enough to eat! I found inspiration to make… View Post

Scissor Fob and Pillow tutorial

I particularly enjoyed stitching these beaded scissor fobs and little pillow so I decided to put together a scissor fob and pillow tutorial. The original pattern is the Summer Strawberry mini cat pattern as seen… View Post

Strawberry Cross Stitch Pattern

Whenever I see strawberries in a shop I always feel as if Summer is just around the corner, this inspired me to design this cute strawberry cross stitch pattern! In this instance it was another… View Post

Christmas stitching

Hi everyone, I thought i was about time I returned to stitching these Christmas ornaments, I lost interest in them for a while because I needed some more beads to trim the edges. The pattern… View Post

Free Strawberry Cross Stitch Pattern

I stitched this free strawberry cross stitch pattern for Freebie Friday, it is a very quick stitch as there are only three colours. The pattern is available to download at the bottom of this post.… View Post

My third anniversary giveaway —- Ooooo La La Paris!

Hi everyone, it was my third anniversary for blogging on the last day of July and here is my giveaway to one lucky winner, I do hope you like it! This giveaway is now closed! Designed… View Post

Tea if you please and a giveaway!

Hi everyone I hope you are all well! I know its been a while since I last posted but I have been quite busy of late doing other things, although I have still been cross… View Post

My tea exchange has arrived at it’s new home!

Tea anyone? My tea exchange to Jennifer has arrived, she has emailed me to say she loves it! I was so pleased it arrived safely, I wonder how many cross stitchers hold their breath until… View Post