Happiness is cross stitching blog with tips, tutorials and free pattern.

My first finishes of 2010.

Hi everyone, I hope you all had a lovely New Year and are enjoying 2010 so far! I have not been doing much stitching in the first two weeks of January as I have been quite… View Post

Birthday gift for Jill

Here is the birthday gift I sent Jill at the Purple Peacock blog, I made the box and designed the pattern for the box lid myself, the free pattern for the top of the box… View Post

My trip to Bath and recent exchanges.

I thought I would show some  photograph’s of my recent visit to Bath in England where Jane Austen lived for five years. A window display in the Jane Austen Centre. We had tea at the famous Sally… View Post

Bright red for summer!

The exchange I made for Jill has arrived! We decided to include goodies, however I do like to make the extra’s myself and this is what I made. I made the pillow and needlebook out of… View Post

What a lovely week I have had!

My exchange has arrived from Jill! Jill from Purple Peacock sent me this beautiful needlebook with a Cherub design and included a gorgeous pink and twinkly fob attached to a large needle. Jill also included a… View Post

My exchange to Mylene

Mylene and I decided to do an exchange between ourselves and this is what I made.I sent it sooner than expected as I wanted to surprise her, I know I succeeded because she was thrilled… View Post

The pillow and scissor fob stitched for me!

Here are the pictures I promised to post of the replica Valentine pillow and scissor fob, although I did make the little fob different to the first one I stitched, It is the exact same… View Post

My partner Amy has received my Valentine exchange.

Amy my exchange partner for the Hooked on Exchanging Too group has received my pillow and scissor fob that I stitched for her, which means I can now show you the contents of the pale… View Post