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Questions about 36ct fabric; plys of thread & bead size?


October 22, 2017, 4:53 pm

I bought the pattern for Mirabilia's Petal Fairy, see it here: http://www.123stitch.com/item/Mirabilia-Designs-Petal-Fairy-Cross-Stitch-Pa ttern/04-3255 Now I'm contemplating what to do. I have a ... Read more »

How many strands of floss are the equivelant to pearl cotton size 3


October 20, 2017, 10:58 pm

I can't find pearl cotton size 3 in the color I want to use for a project. If I substitute embroidery floss how many strands do I need to use. TIA Read more »

New DMC colors


October 17, 2017, 2:58 pm

Hi all, I just got an email that said DMC is coming out with 35 new colors! You can get them in a special tin now or wait until Nov. 1 when the new colors are launched (think I'll wait!). Here... Read more »

Nordic Needle

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September 25, 2017, 7:57 pm

I was stunned when I got my mail today and I had an invitation from Nordic Needle for a closing sale. They sent out invitations to loyal patron for a week of shopping before notifying the genera... Read more »

A Finish!


August 12, 2017, 12:29 pm

I finished stitching the Ivory Billed Woodpecker by Crossed Wings Designs. (forgot to include this one in my count from earlier post) Working on jig saw puzzle now, to take a little break from stit... Read more »

GRRRRRR!


August 9, 2017, 4:27 pm

This falls under the heading of Reading Is A Good Thing with a subheading of Read Carefully 2 Or Even 3 Times Before Starting. I'm about 2/3 done with my current project, a Victorian house. I've ... Read more »

Hello from NC!


August 8, 2017, 5:48 pm

Hi everyone! I haven't been here in a long time, but thought I would pop in and say hell o! Im living in NC now, and have been busy Sewing and crocheting for my church ministry. I still cross st... Read more »

New stash!


July 24, 2017, 3:31 pm

Well, I now have 2 more projects in my stitching cabinet. One is the Rainbow Bridge pattern I was looking for (on sale...yay!) and the other is Independence Day by Laura Perin. http://tinyurl.c... Read more »

Has anyone seen........


July 12, 2017, 3:17 pm

...Violet's pics of her hardanger heart on rctnp? She did some lovely work! -- Joan See my pictures here: http://ndjoan.shutterfly.com/pictures If worries can cure your sicknes... Read more »

Rainbow Bridge


July 1, 2017, 2:40 am

It would be nice to get some kind of msg if what I sent is helpful. I join the group as I love needlework. I have groups of my own on yahoo one that i s 17 years old but not needledworks stuff..pl... Read more »

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ISO attorney chart


If any of you have the chart: Attorney (#1022, by Imaginating, Inc, designed by Diane Arthurs) could you please email me directly? I'm about 3/4 of the way finished and have lost half of the chart.... Read more »

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A challenge for you


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Looking for De Fil En Aiguille Magazine


Hi, all, I am looking for a particular issue of the French magazine De Fil En Aiguille -- Hors Series 22 (Atelier de Brodeuse). I have looked everywhere and I am talking worldwide! My rusty high ... Read more »

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Way OT-Pun Punchlines


Here are 69 punchlines for puns I'm quite sure that the punsters among us can easily fill in the stories and the rest of us can make something up. 1. People who live in grass houses shouldn't stow ... Read more »

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Green Needlework


Don't know how many of you like to crochet but this might be of interest to some. One of the ladies in my water aerobics class brings a crocheted tote bag for her towels and such. I was quizzing he... Read more »

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England Needlepoint Shops


Can anyone recommend some good needlepoint shops to visit while I am in England? Read more »

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Rodgers Sterling and MOP embroidery kit


Hi, I recently aquired what I believe to be an antique embroidery kit, and I know nothing about it. There is a leather case with red velvet inside. There are small knives awls a thimble and other too... Read more »

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Knitting a Patch


I know this isn't a knitting forum, but I'm hoping some of you can help me. My editor insisted I change the name of the next Betsy Devonshire book, w hich I was calling The Needle Case. After so... Read more »

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Hand Embroidery Software


I've been searching for hand embroidery software that will allow me to design my own patterns and/or scan pictures, etc. and then have the software convert them to an embroidery pattern for stitching... Read more »

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Sunset Designs


Does anyone know if this company still exists? I've been googling it and find a lot of references to their old stitchery kits but nothing providing a current contact. I'm trying to track down some... Read more »