Children's books · Gifts · Oeil2cha · The Grey Tail

treasures, X’mas loots an’ pirates, mateys!

I’m so glad you enjoyed this tour I’ve started, I’d love to show you more of my habits and childhood memories. hold on ’cause it’s going to be a long post. I promise Taras pictures as refreshments at the end 🙂 – – – a few days ago I was blessed with a RAK from Annette over at…… Continue reading treasures, X’mas loots an’ pirates, mateys!

2015 Smalls SAL · Christmas · Gifted Gorgeousness SAL · Gifts · Holidays · Holly & Hearts · Lizzie*Kate · Mysteries · Nina's Threads · Oeil2cha · SAL · Sampler and antiques · The Grey Tail

gifts, crappy selfies and a semi-finish

I know we agreed on a weekly Thursday post but honestly I see no reason why I should wait until tomorrow when I have a bit of time now, and most of all a finish to show! (and it’s from my goals too! win win! 😀 ) – – – before showing off my most…… Continue reading gifts, crappy selfies and a semi-finish

Advent Calendar Blog Hop · Christmas · Food & Recipes · Halloween · Holidays · Lizzie*Kate · Nina's Threads · Oeil2cha · The Grey Tail

the advent calendar blog hops here

I won’t mention the fact that I’ve been neglecting my posting here (again!) – but I am truly sorry. I thought I would find a bit more catching up time during the holidays but no luck so far. on the other hand, I happily entered Jo’s Advent Calendar Blog Hop and I’m even more happy…… Continue reading the advent calendar blog hops here

Oeil2cha · Stash · The Grey Tail

Chapter forty-nine – Spooky stash

previously on the grey tail: lots of Halloween watching. – – – during summer, while I was staying over at Granny’s, I needed something to keep me going through the insane moments she had – and St. Charles’ Market reports were there to cheer me up and (ouch!) enhance my already ginormous stash. you have been warned. first…… Continue reading Chapter forty-nine – Spooky stash

Abilmente · Antichi Ricami · Broderie Suisse · Giveaways · Maria Concetta Ronchetti · Movies · Nina's Threads · Oeil2cha · Signed Pumpkins · The Grey Tail

Chapter forty-four – Don’t touch my threads!

previously on The grey tail: I’ve shown you more kitty pictures and a few delicious things. – – – only a couple of days left before I go to the needlework fair, YAY! I must say I’m in full fair-mode. I prepared a list of things I need with colour choices and sizes (mainly Grigoletto linens and ThreadworX pearl…… Continue reading Chapter forty-four – Don’t touch my threads!

Holidays · Mary Wigham · Nina's Threads · Oeil2cha · Summer · TUSAL · WIPs

Chapter thirteen – The deserved droppings

previously on The grey tail: the travelling pattern arrived and is ready to take reservations. I got ready for the Stitcherama class while it’s actually running. miracles can happen. – – – a few months ago I got my little happy dance moment in the form of my mother getting christened by a baby bird. I had…… Continue reading Chapter thirteen – The deserved droppings

Food · Movies · Oeil2cha · PattyC Designs · Stash · Travelling Pattern

20 + 7

these past days have been so tense I basically lived on camomile tea.. 😀 anyways, now that the weekend is here I must find the time to do some shopping and prepare the package for Muriel.. she had to stay this long for she couldn’t leave without a suitcase, you know 😉 but first let…… Continue reading 20 + 7

Madame Muriel · Oeil2cha · SSAL · Stash


look what I got in todays’ mail.. 🙂 called for fabric and threads for the Magic Garden Sampler SSAL I ordered back in July (anyone who wants to stitch this project as slowly as possible, you’re welcome to join Veronica and me! :D) then I received the last batch from Sabine Rossi’s creations.. and look what…… Continue reading ooops..

Mon Marquoir · Oeil2cha · Stash

the monster stash

well, I’ve been wondering how many pictures I’d have to take in order to show my recent purchases.. and today I’m pleased to welcome.. the MONSTER STASH!! 😀 auuuuuuu auuuuuu au a auuuuuuu! she got the stash! she got the MONSTER STASH! she got the stash! can get all in a flash.. then you can MONSTER…… Continue reading the monster stash

Needlepoint Inc. · Oeil2cha

thank you Mr. Turing

tomorrow is a really special day.. you may have heard of one Mr. Alan Turing from his job at Bletchley Park during WWII, when he was part of the team who broke the ENIGMA code, or his technological discoveries, which basically make him the father of all A.I. (including of course computers), or for the way…… Continue reading thank you Mr. Turing