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Rainbow bridge
Hi all, Not that I *need* another project, but does anyone have the pattern only for the Rainbow bridge they'd be willing to part with? I'm looking for the Sue Hillis one but don't want to buy the...
3 years ago 2
 
Re: Judaica/Jewish themed designs
One of my chart packs is a group of Jewish-themed designs, two framed pieces and an insert for a square Sudbury box. If you're interested, email me and I'd be happy to email you back pictures of the...
3 years ago 2
 
Where is everyone?????
I guess you must all be out enjoying the nice weather! I've been home playing nurse to DH, who had one knee replacement surgery on May 15, and the 2nd on Monday. He's been keeping me pretty busy! LOL...
3 years ago 26
 
Stitchville USA and new photos!
I finally did it...hubby drove me 2.5 hours to the very first Needlework Sh op I've ever been in. I about died of happiness! Stichville USA is in Minne tonka, MN and was pretty hard to find, as it's...
3 years ago 3
 
Petit point on Penelope 10/20
What is considered the best thread to do petit point on 10/20 Penelope canvas to detail faces , hands etc, the rest of the design is done in wool. I would like to know the brand, ply and needle size...
3 years ago
 
By me ? My name !
I don't want " by me " but can't find how to get my name on my posts ! ( l know.....I'm dumb ! ) Hi Valerie I'm using Google groups and see your name. It may be that it is only you who sees "By me"on...
3 years ago 2
 
HELP , Needlepoint on faces
I am new to needlepoint, and very ambitiously am doing a "Madonna" by Royal Paris. I have done almost all but have yet to stitch the faces and hands. To me it looks as though I should do this with...
3 years ago
 
Re: DMC Flower Threads
I too have a complete set and was very disappointed when they were discontinued. They were a bit tricky to get the hang of at first, but they worked up beautifully. I still display a Sudbury box with...
3 years ago 1
 
Needlepoint
I am new to needlepoint after years of patchwork, and bits of cross stitch, embroidery etc. I am completely hooked I have only done 2 pieces that hav e been framed and am now working on " The Madonna...
3 years ago
 
Post new pics
Hello everyone...I started an album at RCTN under my name, Violet Stitches. Here's the link in case you've misplaced it (new people have to join but it's easy): Let me be the first to welcome you to...
3 years ago 5
 
Floss scraps for birds? Don't do it ...
I recall reading many years ago on rctn about leaving floss scraps out for birds. Always intended to, but, you know, intentions ... Today I read this: Perhaps it's been discussed over the years, but I...
3 years ago 5
 
Re: Crafting Buddies!
There's always Stitchville in Minnetonka--a mere 90 mikes away! :-) *That's* the name of it!!! I was trying to think of it when reading Violet's message. Thanks, Jinx! I just learned about...
3 years ago 11
 
Eterna Silk Floss
Hi, I used to read this group on a daily basis, but haven't visited in many, ma ny years. I lost my job (twice!!), found a new job, then retired a few yea rs ago. Unfortunately, due to shoulder, back,...
3 years ago 2
 
cross stitch lovers: to grid or not to grid?
About a month ago I started this cross stitch: -Stitch-Pattern/12-1083 It looked simple and quick, but I made so many mistakes on that big snowfla ke on the right I ended up having to rip it out three...
3 years ago 36
 
A Finish and A Start
I finished "America The Beautiful" by My Big Toe (MBT-158). I hope to take a picture of it soon and post it to my album. I Started Crossed Wing Collection's "Back From The Brink" No.54: Ivory-billed...
3 years ago 1