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Re: Tolkien Charts
Please oh please do Rivendell! I have wanted to work that for the longest time! Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum passed away Aug. 12, 2012. I don't believe she ever did any cross stitch for Tolkien items,...
5 years ago 1
 
Trebla threads
I have been given a lot of Trebla threads to use for cross stitch. I can't find s conversion chart to dmc or anchor can anyone help please? This may help. Thanks but I had to sign up for an account to...
5 years ago 4
 
Treble threads
I have been given a lot of threads to use for cross stitching and they are Trebla make. I can't find a conversion chart to dmc or anchor anywhere can anyone help please?
5 years ago
 
What are we stitching?
I thought it was time for another round... I'm nearing completion of Judy Dixon's "Morning light". I'm just starting the outer row and then there's the bs, French knots & beading left to do. I didn't...
5 years ago 23
 
hello again
Hello, friends - I haven't been around in a long while, and thought I'd pop in and say hello. I'm telling you, full-time work really gets in the way of stitching time! But I keep at it (the stitching,...
5 years ago 2
 
Tapastry Floss A Way storage boxes and supplies
I am currently looking for the 5 inch wide plastic hanger tags with a tab for info (eg. DMC number) for the floss-a-way bags. I purchased a number of the boxes a number of years ago. I have the boxes...
5 years ago 1
 
Ballet Dancer Misty Copeland Named First Ever Black Female Principle At The American Ballet Theatre
5 years ago
 
Keep your fingers crossed!
I am entering my things in the county fair today. They include: a knitted afghan cs advent calendar Santa portrait (sh! don't tell the judges...I actually stitched that before my kids were born but...
5 years ago 8
 
Re: Warm up the vocal chords Joanie
Joining in to wish you Many Happy Returns of the Day Hugs Happy, Happy Birthday, Gillian! Nancy
5 years ago 1
 
Searching for....
patterns for Edward Gorey's art, specifically those dealing with cats or books. Has anyone seen any? I've been looking but........ I haven't seen any, but a quick Google search turned up a SAL for...
5 years ago 2
 
Retired
Dear friends, Yesterday I retired from my job as a bridal alterationist. After 20 years at Modern Bride & Formal Shop my fibromyalgia and other health issues have gotten the better of me making it...
5 years ago 4
 
Advice Please
As I have mentioned before, I am working on The Nativity by Heaven & Earth. It's a project that is done with two threads over one, and it is LARGE. T he fabric I am using is 25 count Lugana. Since I...
5 years ago 2
 
Fringing anne cloth
I am busy making a cross stitch anne cloth afghan baby blanket and would like to fringe it when finished. Can anyone tell me how to finish it off please? Do a Nun Stitch hem around it and then fringe...
5 years ago 6
 
Question about scroll frames
Hi -- I generally use Q-Snaps to hold my work, and I'd had no major problems. I h ave a question about scrolls, though. Do the scrolls hold one's work taut e nough all the way around to allow for easy...
5 years ago 3
 
question for those who've done Tribute to Old Masters
Hi everybody-- I've just purchased the chart for Tribute to the Old Masters by Nouveau Enc ore Designs. The finished size on 32-ct fabric is 27 x 27, which means tha t the fabric size should be about...
5 years ago 8