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Cross Stitch Bird of Paradise
Hi, I stitched up a little bird of paradise ornament. It's from a book that I think is now out of print. I took some photos and uploaded them to my blog, along with a photo of the front cover of the...
11 years ago
 
OT: Plastic bags.
Finally our local supermarket is going to start charging 5 cents each for plastic bags. It is about time. But, I suppose, better late than never. Hopefully people will realise that it is better to...
11 years ago 38
 
Re: Beaded Cupcake and Mixer (x post)
Alicia as always !!!!! your work is wonderful and delightful mirjam Thanks mirjam! It's not something I designed...but I sure am having a great time just working with the materials. What have you been...
11 years ago 2
 
Pride and Prejudice samplers
I saw the Rosings sampler from The Stitching Parlor on the website of Traditional Stitches, a Calgary company I deal with regularly, and had to have it, because of the wonderful carriage on it...
11 years ago 2
 
Re: Please take a look at this its Free
Are you Norman Bates ? are you suggesting that anyone who's good with a sharp object, in this case a knife, can post in a needlework group? "lucille" wrote ... lol....... I just had a vision of Norman...
11 years ago 16
 
Weaving Group??
Hi Guys, I am taking a weaving class and was telling the teacher (she's my age -- nice surprise -- LOL) about newsgroups. She hasn't had time to "hang out" on the computer so didn't know about them. I...
11 years ago 3
 
re-Victoria Sampler
I've been yearning after one of the Victoria Sampler Heirloom Stitching charts but have been holding off because it's very pricey with the silks and accessories. I know it would be much more beautiful...
11 years ago 11
 
Fake wood
The stitching for the first wall for the patio/balcony scene from Stitch is just about done. Next up is making irises. There are good instructions for forming the flowers but nothing about how long...
11 years ago 4
 
Happy happy dance
The PFH has been delivered to the framer, along with another couple of items. Actually it was a breeze until I got to the darned grass. I should have used a variegated green, and not worried about it,...
11 years ago
 
Almost finished
I was looking for a little something to do and found a "kit" that Ellice sent me a while back for a tin cover. Well the stitching is done, I went to my favorite bead shop and found some cute flower...
11 years ago 1
 
Completely OT: Colorquiz
I was sent a link to this and took it - have to say for me it was almost scarily accurate! At the very least, it's interesting to all us color fiends. . . Linda I'm stuck in waiting for a delivery...
11 years ago 6
 
Golden Kite patterns
Has anyone here ever ordered from them or worked one of their patterns? They're a bit pricey, but some of them are really gorgeous. I'm wondering how easy the ordering and downloading process is and...
11 years ago
 
Quiet Here
I hope the lack of "conversation" means everyone is either outside enjoying some spring time weather or inside stitching. I think I'm about to have a big block of stitching time as I am to report for...
11 years ago 5
 
Crochet Lovers and Crochet Maniacs, we're working on a surprise for you...
If you've been looking for a Web-Community where you'd find a wealth of info regarding the fine art of Crochet which is more than a creative hobby, we are working systematically for the completion of...
11 years ago
 
OT - fascinating facts about your birth date
Waste hours by entering the date of your birth and examining fascinating facts about yourself... "Bruce Fletcher wrote ... Thankyou *so* much ! I found out that after 34 years I'm incompatible with my...
11 years ago 2