Happiness is cross stitching blog

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…

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January pillow, and diamond painting

January Pillow Cross Stitch Finish I managed to complete the January pillow pattern by Hands on Design before the month end. I was so pleased to find this fabric in my stash, I thought it…

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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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September and October pillows finished.

Hi everyone, better late than never I suppose, I started to make both designs into a pillow this morning and I have just finished them! Yay!!! I am so pleased to have them completed, I…

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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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July and Boo pillows finished

Hi everyone, I was pleased to get the July pillow finished, I am loving the red fabric I just happened to have in my stash, I was initially convinced I would struggle with finding the…

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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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Pretty in pink.

Edited: to show correct link for free pattern, just scroll down the page and you find it there!  Hi everyone, I found this lovely cross stitch pattern and decided to make it into a little pillow, the…

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Prairie Schooler and a fringing tutorial

 Edited: I forgot to show the link to the instructions for the fringing on the pillow, please now see below. Hi everyone, just a little note to let you know I am still here! It was…

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The winner is………..????? and another exchange to show.

Congratulations to to……………………??????? Cole from Something for Cole blog (click here for blog) Cole please leave me your email address. I drew the name out of a hat, (sorry but I don’t know how to…

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