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Rinfrescata: on books, news and birds

Hello! Remember me? 😉 I used to love stitching and blogging about stitching up until the Christmas holidays? 😜 I had to take some time off needles and threads because of a series of factors including a fiercely piercing pain in my shoulders that just wouldn’t let me stitch for more than an hour and…… Continue reading Rinfrescata: on books, news and birds

The Alphabet Club · The Grey Tail

THE ALPHABET CLUB link-up post – R –

Hello! Hello! Welcome back to THE ALPHABET CLUB! – – – this is an automatic link-up post: here you can add your link to this month’s post for letter Q (or whatever your alphabet inspired you to feature) and keep up with everyone joining the Club. remember to paste the link to the actual post, not to […]

The Alphabet Club · The Grey Tail

THE ALPHABET CLUB link-up post – Q –

Hello! Hello! Welcome back to THE ALPHABET CLUB! – – – this is an automatic link-up post: here you can add your link to this month’s post for letter Q (or whatever your alphabet inspired you to feature) and keep up with everyone joining the Club. remember to paste the link to the actual post, not to…… Continue reading THE ALPHABET CLUB link-up post – Q –

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Advent TAC – day 2, 3 and 4 + letter Q

🎄 Hello! Welcome to my needlework Advent Calendar! 😊 Sorry for the delay but I’ve been feeling a bit under the weather this weekend. Today’s first entry is a WIP shot I took last year, Sew Advent SAL from 2015 by iStitch Designs; I used the usual a Vaupel & Heilenbeck linen band and silk threads of my choosing (NPI,…… Continue reading Advent TAC – day 2, 3 and 4 + letter Q

The Grey Tail

Advent TAC – day 1

🎄 Hello! Welcome to the first day of my needlework Advent Calendar! 😊 Today’s entry is a WIP shot I took back in July 2015, look at that gorgeous summer daylight, ahh! The projects are Christmas Celebration Sampler and Strawberry Froyo Party by The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery; I used the usual 40ct. and threads of my choosing, all hand dyed by Nina. TAC: My word for…… Continue reading Advent TAC – day 1

The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery

Let’s go on an adventure! + help request + advent announcement

I was thinking about this year’s advent and realised I could use it as an excuse to blog more, and also implement my poor TAC efforts this year, so I came up with an idea I hope you’ll like. 😊 one post, one picture, one word every day for 24 days starting on December 1st…… Continue reading Let’s go on an adventure! + help request + advent announcement

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Time to wrap it up!

I promised you a weekly update, but guess what? I just got a finish, so.. 😉 This is the bonus design to Trick-or-Treat Costume Party Club by The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery. I stitched it almost entirely as charted, but I had to do my thing with colours (that orange and purple look so good, I had…… Continue reading Time to wrap it up!