Happiness is cross stitching blog

Craft Room update

Oooooo I am so excited!!!!! Yes it is finally happening, we are now getting around to decorating my new craft room in our home in France. My New Craft Room, Knitting and a Stitch Along…

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Cross stitching, a new shawl and an award!

Hi everyone, I have started a new cross stitch this week and caught up with stitching mini cats from my calendar patterns. I love Country Cottage Needleworks, in particular this pretty pattern that I have…

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Home of a Needleworker and knitting finished!

Hi everyone, I am so pleased I managed to finish Little House Needleworks Home of a Needleworker, the colours are so pretty and I really enjoyed stitching it. I am going to put it with…

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Remembrance pillow and scissor pouch

Hi everyone, at this time of year I always like to take a moment to remember the fallen in the wars, I started to design this pillow a few years ago and finally managed to…

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Loop Knitting Shop In London, shawls finished and cross stitch pillows complete

Hi everyone, in May I had the pleasure of visiting the Loop Knitting Shop in London and I thought you may like to look inside the store, I am sure you will love it as…

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year everyone! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year, we visited England and travelled around a bit, we returned on Wednesday this week and we are very…

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Heaven and Earth stitching progress and socks finished!

Hi everyone, I have some progress to show on my Heaven and Earth work in progress, I love this pattern! She is gorgeous, don’t you think? I am stitching this on 18 count 2 threads…

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Sock knitting and a project bag

Hi everyone, here is the Jardin Prive sheep design finished into a project bag, I think I will be making many of these in various sizes! My first pair of socks Recently I have been…

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Roses, lettuce, a shawl and some cross stitch.

I love this time of year, simply because I love the roses blooming in my garden, they are such beautiful flowers and are my absolute favourite flower. This is one of my recent rose purchases…

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Knitting, crochet and a pretty shawl.

I am in a knitting and crochet mood, I made this pretty silk shawl in a couple of nights, it was so easy! The wool for this shawl was a gift from my exchange partner…

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