A Very Merry Christmas Town · Christmas Celebration Sampler · Christmas on Gingerbread Lane · Nina's Threads · Story Time Sampler · The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery · The Grey Tail · TUSAL · WIPs

just a couple of updates

time’s always running short these days but I did manage to stitch in the past few months (especially late at night) and get a couple of things crossed off the list – so I thought I could just list them for you really quickly while I wait ’till the moment I can save up half a day…… Continue reading just a couple of updates

Nina's Threads · Pen Pals series · Stash · Storage · The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery · The Grey Tail · WIPs

the How To series – kitting up with hand dyed threads and floss storage pt. 1

this is probably a more interesting read for you, because I kit up with hand dyed threads ALL THE TIME. 😀 I just find it easier to get the colour right from a hand dyed thread rather than 4–5 solids; it just matches the way my brain work, I guess. 🙂 now, with time I developed a different method according to…… Continue reading the How To series – kitting up with hand dyed threads and floss storage pt. 1

Joan Elliott · Stitch enigmae · The Alphabet Club · The Grey Tail · WIPs

introducing THE ALPHABET CLUB

hear! hear! fresh an exciting news await the readers of this post! – – – with only a few days left before celebrating the end of this year’s stitch enigma, yours truly and her faithful geeky pal, Jo, had a most excellent and productive brainstorming session and founded.. THE ALPHABET CLUB! what is THE ALPHABET CLUB?  I hear…… Continue reading introducing THE ALPHABET CLUB

Chubby Taras · DMC · Gifted Gorgeousness SAL · Giveaways · Margaret Sherry · Nina's Threads · Pen Pals series · Stitch enigmae · Story Time Sampler · The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery · The Grey Tail · WIPs

magic pizza (GiGi, TUSAL, IHSW, Maynia reports and a finish!)

you cannot imagine the series of events that started last Friday after I made myself pizza using the neatest kit Italians could put together. it was so delicious I couldn’t restrain myself from eating it all by myself.. shame on me, I know, but it was seriously good. like gift-from-the-gods good. how can you pass…… Continue reading magic pizza (GiGi, TUSAL, IHSW, Maynia reports and a finish!)

Movies · Nina's Threads · Stitch enigmae · The Grey Tail · WIPs

exceptions

now that we’re far away from February 14th I can finally write a post about French films without falling into the “hopelessly romantic” trap. I’m really not a fan of romantic comedies, in fact they either bore me to death or make me wish an ill fate to the protagonists, so you can tell Nicholas…… Continue reading exceptions

Nina's Threads · Stitch enigmae · Story Time Sampler · The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery · The Grey Tail · WIPs

post-op and a new clue

my first goal for this month was to catch up with Story Time Sampler and stitch all the stories that had come out. well, I did much more than that because I also stitched ALL the 12 frames in this sampler, removed the Band-Aid and fixed that part as well! 🎉💃🏻🎉💃🏻🎉💃🏻🎉💃🏻 the area underneath looked alright but…… Continue reading post-op and a new clue

Nina's Threads · Story Time Sampler · The Grey Tail · WIPs

Needlework Horror Story

first of all the good news, Happy May the Fourth! – – – I see many of you have been busy working on the first game for this year’s stitch enigma, how exciting! 😀 in the meantime I’ve pulled a very bad move and almost screwed up my Story Time Sampler, which I still don’t know if will be…… Continue reading Needlework Horror Story