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Christmas ornaments

Hi everyone, I hope you are enjoying the summer sunshine, however these pictures will make you feel quite chilly as I have a few winter Christmas ornaments to show. The picture above is the ornament… View Post

Little House Needlework stash and ornament finish

My sister bought me these gorgeous Little House Needlework patterns for my birthday, apparently there is another one on it’s way but I am not sure which pattern it is. I did not have any… View Post

Mini Biscornu and Prairie Schooler ornament finish

I have just finished my first mini biscornu together with a Prairie Schooler Christmas Ornament for the Christmas Challenge blog. The pattern leaflet for the Prairie Schooler is Christmas Day leaflet number 134. Finishing instructions… View Post

Heaven and Earth Designs and Christmas Ornament

I bought this pattern (Gothic Rose) in September 2008 and I have been contemplating starting it since then but other commitments prevented me from doing so. It is from Heaven and Earth Designs, they create… View Post

My first cross stitched biscornu finished!

I am so excited because I have just finished my first cross stitched biscornu! Here are the pictures, I just love the little Father Christmas, don’t you? I will probably stitch lots of Biscornus for a… View Post

Prairie Schooler Ornament

I finished this Prairie Schooler Ornament, it is from the Just Cross Stitch Ornament Magazine 2008, I sooooo loved making this one!I used DMC threads stitched on linen, topped off with Swarovski Crystals. Click here… View Post

Materials used for blog giveaway and more stitching news.

As promised I have listed the materials I used to make the blog giveaway Christmas ornament: Fabric – Zweigart 32 Count Brittney – Lurex, silver flecked white Flowers-Dinky Dyes Silk thread, Lilac number 111 but… View Post

Cross stitched Purple Ornament blog give away!

Click on the pictures for a closer look These are the cross stitch ornaments I promised to show, the one on the left is similar to one that I made for a recent ornament exchange… View Post

Christmas Ornament arrived at it’s new home!

Now I can show you the ornament I stitched for the Christmas Ornament exchange in the Hooked on Exchange Too group as my partner Marjean has now received it. Including the goodies This is a… View Post

Christmas Ornament sent today.

I have posted my Christmas Ornament today for the Hooked On Exchanging Too Group, it should take about 7-10 days to arrive at it’s destination, I really hope my partner likes it, I will post… View Post