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Update #2 Santa’s journey stocking and more…

Just a quick post on my progress. It’s going well! On another project I slipped in here when I was bored with cross stitching: a hat and scarf for me newest granddaughter. I know she won’t use this winter but … Continue reading

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New counted cross stitch project

I have 10 months until Christmas to get this done for my soon-to-be-born grandson: It’s the Dimensions Gold Collection called “Snowman & Friends Stocking” The Aida cloth is white, 18 count and that means there are a whole lot of … Continue reading

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Christmas outfit

It has been many years since I made a special little Christmas outfit for someone. Now that I have a Grandson to sew for, I thought it time to get going, so I made this for him: complete with the … Continue reading

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Completed counted cross stitch stocking

Done, done, done and I liked the way it turned out! All my stitching and embellishing(french knots, edging/highlighting and “snow” sequins) is complete.  I marked the cut out line per instructions and ready to cut……yikes….that’s the scary part, after so … Continue reading

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Counted cross stitch stocking update

I have been stitching away at this project and I can finally say that I am done with the cross stitching part of the stocking!   Yay!    Here it is: I even was able to personalize it with my sweet grand-baby’s … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays

No tree this year….this is last years photo on Christmas Morning. Our festive decorations are focused on our mantle this year, in our new home: Many years ago, I did all five of our stockings in counted cross stitch.  When … Continue reading

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Holiday cheer

My mom made this village for me many years ago and I display it every year.  I enjoy setting up the “snow” sheet and slipping the lamp post string of lights in between.  Next come the houses and the “smoke” … Continue reading

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Christmas in July sale coming soon…

When?  In July of course. I am getting ready for a sale starting July 1. All my items in the shoppe will be 10% off This fabric will soon be made into bibs and burp cloths.  The pink will have … Continue reading

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Vintage Ornaments

I know we are past the Christmas season, but as I was taking the ornaments off our tree and putting them in their boxes until next year, I took notice to a couple crafty projects I had worked on many … Continue reading

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