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

ūü饬†Hello!¬†Welcome to my needlework Advent Calendar! ūüėä 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

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KABOOM! (3rd rundown post – May)

In the spirit of keeping track with my progress and finishes month by month, I’m starting this post as a draft at the beginning¬†of May and updating it with every relevant piece of news until the early days of June,¬†this way you’ll have an account of what happened as it happened. ūüėČ I¬†felt like doing…… Continue reading KABOOM! (3rd rundown post – May)

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let the advent begin!

I took¬†a couple of¬†detours¬†but I figured out what to pick for the ’15 Sew Advent Band SAL by iStitch Designs – and as the clock ticked 10PM on December 1st I found myself with¬†day 1 of both SALs stitched up! ūüėä Here you see my personal choices for the ’14 SAL,¬†40ct. 1 over 2 using…… Continue reading let the advent begin!

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December goals

Setting goals for December will be easy as ABC since I hardly ever stitched this month (ūüėě sigh!). In the 2/3¬†stitching¬†days I had I only managed to do this: stitch¬†Cozy Gingerbread Snow Globe¬†by¬†The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery¬†–> ‚ėĎÔłŹ ūüėä YES!! keep up with¬†Story Time Sampler¬†by¬†The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery¬†and stitch frame 11:¬†Little Women¬†‚̧ԳŹ stitch part 4 of¬†Christmas…… Continue reading December goals

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Advent auditions

Old time readers (and very curious new ones) might remember that I stitched an Advent Band Sampler some time ago, and because the auditions for materials¬†were so hard I¬†ended up with¬†two cuts of fabric and the idea of stitching it twice and finishing it in different ways – after all it’s around 50 stitches a…… Continue reading Advent auditions