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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

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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. 😉 I felt like doing…… Continue reading KABOOM! (3rd rundown post – May)

Christmas · Holly & Hearts · Lizzie*Kate · Mysteries · Nina's Threads · SAL · Sampler and antiques · The Alphabet Club · The Grey Tail · Weeks Dye Works

The Alphabet Club – K –

My entry for TAC this month is kind of a double treat, you’ll see what I mean 😉 This first post will be focused on idle nattering – the one coming up shortly afterwards is going to be a LONG post, jam-packed with pictures and finishes, so get your tea ready, grab a snack or whatever you fancy – it’s going to take…… Continue reading The Alphabet Club – K –

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2nd rundown post (bimonthly update on finishes)

We’ve reached the end of the month and with that I ought to deliver my bi-monthly report on stitching. Needless to say I got close to no stitching time, so all remained in the wishful-thinking department; that being said, I did get three finishes and an unexpected restart on an ancient WIP some of you…… Continue reading 2nd rundown post (bimonthly update on finishes)

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1st rundown post (bimonthly update on -no- finishes)

  In order to work on these rundown posts bit by bit, as the months go by, I am starting this post at the beginning of January and updating the draft until the end of February – this way I don’t have to wait for an hour of quiet time (HA! a mirage!) to write things properly.…… Continue reading 1st rundown post (bimonthly update on -no- finishes)

Christmas · Cindermice Stitch Along · Cloudcraft · Crafting · DMC · SAL · The Grey Tail · TUSAL · What Delilah Did

Oh yes! – Of felt, housemaids and finished rodents.

It’s with great pleasure that I can inform you that as of yesterday afternoon, my Cindermouse is finally finished – broom and all! 😀🎉🐭👗 One thing I changed, possibly my only alteration to the project, was not to sew the dress onto her: I have plans to make her at least 3 different outfits and although I want…… Continue reading Oh yes! – Of felt, housemaids and finished rodents.

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November goals

this time I’m trying something different: I’m creating this draft at the beginning of October using the monthly goals post as a template, and quickly revisiting it finish after finish so that at the end of the month I should have everything ready. we’ll see how it goes 😉 – – – these were my goals for…… Continue reading November goals