Au Ver A Soie · Christmas · Gloriana · iStitch Designs · The Grey Tail · WIP

Sew Advent, Sew Early, Sew Long, Sew Late

Well, hello! I’ve tried to come back to blogging sew many times 😉 let’s see if this time it works. 🤞 – – – Recently I picked up an oldish WIP, the 2015 Sew Advent Band Sampler, and after Carol, the designer, asked to share one of my progress pictures with the iStitch Design FB Group, she told…… Continue reading Sew Advent, Sew Early, Sew Long, Sew Late

Needlework & Crafts · Stitch enigmae · The Alphabet Club · The Grey Tail · Travelling Pattern · Zweigart

An Alphabet Club Mystery revealed

Look at the calendar! 😱 It’s about time I reveal the solution to the Alphabet Club Mystery! As some of you guessed, it’s a SSSSSSSS.. SCIMMIA! 😀🙈🙊 February was the TAC month for S, so I stitched something starting with S (in Italian, of course! 😜). Congratulations those who guessed and those who participated, I…… Continue reading An Alphabet Club Mystery revealed

DMC · Mysteries · Needlework & Crafts · Scissor fobs · Stitch enigmae · The Alphabet Club · The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery · The Grey Tail · Travelling Pattern · Zweigart

A clue for the weekend

You have it! This is possibly the last clue I’m going to give you. Or should I say, the last clue I had planned on giving you, but since nobody has guessed yet I might tweak a new shot here and there and set up a batch of fresh clues for you.. Ready?? Here comes the ninth clue! 😀 🔮 Remember…… Continue reading A clue for the weekend

Needlework & Crafts · Stitch enigmae · The Alphabet Club · The Grey Tail · Travelling Pattern

An Alphabet Club Mystery

Because you’ve all been so kind and persevering with The Alphabet Club for such a long time, I had this idea brewing in the back of my head of a special TAC Mystery and was waiting for the right piece to fall into my lap. Well, it did a little before the holidays, and as a way…… Continue reading An Alphabet Club Mystery

Books · Christmas · Cross Stitch Gold · DMC · Joan Elliott · Magazines · Mysteries · The Alphabet Club · The Grey Tail · Tree of life · WIP · Zweigart

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

Crafting · DMC · Gifts · Halloween · Nina's Threads · Sewing · The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery · The Grey Tail

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!

Halloween · Halloween Blog Hop · Nina's Threads · Ornaments · Quilting · Sewing · Summer Beach Day · The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery · The Grey Tail · Trick-or-Treat Costume Party

Trick-or-Treat Party

Happy Hallowe’en everybody!! 🎃👻💀👹 Sadly time wasn’t on my side this October 😔 I didn’t get all the Hallowe’en extravaganza ready in time – but I’m determined to work my needles off this week! 😀 What I can show you is the main designs in Trick-or-Treat Costume Party Club by The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery, I…… Continue reading Trick-or-Treat Party