Halloween · Mysteries · Nina's Threads · Once Upon a Time Sampler · SAL · Stitch enigmae · Summer · Summer Garden Blog Hop · The Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery · The Grey Tail · WIPs

a summer garden galore

it was way before this hell of a summer started that I told Jo I would participate in her Summer Garden Blog Hop. of course life had to get in the way, with my entire stitching supplies being on lockdown taking turns in the freezer, then in boxes that went inside other boxes that went inside other…… Continue reading a summer garden galore

Food · Giveaways · Hallowe'en Ornie SAL · Halloween · Nina's Threads · SAL · Stitch enigmae · The Grey Tail

happy second blogaversary!

finally the day has arrived! 😀 HAPPY SECOND BLOGAVERSARY!! I feel really lucky for in these two years of blogging I made friends with many people – true, heartfelt friendships that many times formed bonds stronger than I could have ever imagined. I want to take a moment to thank you all for sticking with me – whether…… Continue reading happy second blogaversary!

Halloween · Lizzie*Kate · Mysteries · Sampler and antiques · The Grey Tail · Very Scary

Very Scary, Very Late, Very Finished

this is my first attempt at posting something from my phone, so bear with me. I’ve got another finish to show you and this time it’s a long waited one, Lizzie Kate’s Mystery Sampler Club from 2012, Very Scary. I hope you like it – even half as much as I do would be great…… Continue reading Very Scary, Very Late, Very Finished

Food · L'Atelier Perdu · Michael Powell · Quilting · Song of the Season · Stitch enigmae · Sunday Mystery Sampler · Vaupel & Heilenbeck

and enigma it is!

the poll for this year’s blogaversary challenge has just been closed and the results are in! you can see them here:  by one vote only, the stitch enigma has officially won!! – win win, cause this means I’ll have to start something new pretty soon! WOOHOO!! 😀 I know it was part of my New Year’s resolutions not to start…… Continue reading and enigma it is!

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

Contests · Halloween · Holidays · Just Another Button Co. · Nina's Threads


just a quick post to let you know that Angi at My Happy Memories picked her favourite piece for the cover of “Look what’s brewin’ in my kitchen”! ..she picked them all! 😀 she did well, there are really awesome finishings and sweet colours, congrats to all the stitchers that took part! it was really funny, so…… Continue reading woohoo!

Halloween · Movies · Plum Street Samplers · Sunday Mystery Sampler · The Grey Tail

Chapter forty-eight – Hide & Explore

previously on the grey tail: some stitching and a leaky nose. – – -entering our kitchen brings such surprises! :Ddon’t think you can come back from a food shopping trip without undergoing a thorough inspection.- – -now that I paid my kitty tribute, here are some stitching pictures. I’ve been keeping up with Plum Street Sampler’s Sunday Mystery Sampler.…… Continue reading Chapter forty-eight – Hide & Explore