Happiness is cross stitching blog

Hermione Granger bag finished and giveaway winner announced!

Hi everyone, here she is!!!! Ooooo I do love this cross stitch pattern!!! I made her into a nice sized project bag, it measures 11″ tall by 11.5″ wide, at first I was going to…

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August pillow and a bee bag

Hi everyone, I am a little late with this monthly cross stitch pattern from The Fat Quarter Shop by Hands on Design, I lost the pattern and managed to find it eventually.  The buttons are…

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Hermione Granger cross stitch and the bees have landed!

Hi everyone, the bees have landed! Don’t you just love bees? I do, especially on fabric. I have been quite busy this last few weeks doing various projects, the first was a gift I sent…

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Miss Mini Cat Love to Shop made into a project bag!

Hi everyone, just had to finish Love To Shop Miss Mini Cat into a project bag!  I am so glad you loved the free Miss Mini Cat Love To Shop pattern that I showed in…

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Large project bag made to match notions pouch

Hi everyone, I decided to make a large knitting/cross stitch project bag to match the Tilda notions pouch and pin cushion I showed last week, the bag measures 12inches wide by 10 inches high and…

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Tilda notions pouch and pin cushion

Hi everyone, in a sewing mood today, I made this pretty notions pouch and matching pin cushion using this gorgeous Tilda fabric and a pretty lace zipper. Edited: I have now made a large project…

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New owl bag set

Hi everyone, I have been doing some sewing again this week, I made this one of a kind cross stitch project bag set for my shop, I have also been making pretty progress keepers and…

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All about the owls and July work in progress.

Hi everyone, I love owls! Another accident! I cheered myself up this week stitching these owl projects after an accident I had in the garden last week.  You know how your mind can be on…

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The Goth inside me and other makes.

Hi everyone, I just had to make a bag to compliment my Heaven and Earth design Gothic Rose cross stitch and when I saw this fabric it just had to come home with me! I…

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June Pillow finished and recent stitching

Hi everyone, here is the completed pillow for June, if you would like to stitch the monthly patterns they are available from The Fat Quarter shop, the design is by Hands on Design. I do…

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