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Make Your Project Unique!

Embellishing can add extra detail and interest to a project. For example, our new wool table mat “Tulip Swirl” (A29033) features embellishments that add to the design. 499 more words

Tips

Embroidery / Cross-stitch tip of the day

It’s been a very productive week. I went to the library and picked up a couple Cross stitch books. I planned to look through them for ideas for additional projects. 272 more words

Hobby

Inspiration Saturday 02/21/15

Here are some fabulous and beautiful ideas for your weekend browsing!

Go bake! Go Paint! Go sit, and read a wonderful book! Whatever you do this weekend, be inspired! 348 more words

Favorite Things

New Project - Noah's Ark Cross Stitch Quilt

February 16, 2015 – Started new embroidering (stamped cross-stitch) project.

Day One – work in progress – starting with border 17 more words

Hobby

Brain training

I wasn’t sure I remembered how:

How to blanket stitch, that is. It has been, hmm, several years since I embroidered anything. I was a bit vague about how to form a blanket stitch and, yes, I could have googled it or looked up the instructions in my library of craft books, but where’s the challenge in that? 190 more words

Rethreading

Tutorial - How to close extremities

Here is a short tutorial to teach you how to embroider the extremity of an amigurumi part. Amigurumis are worked in rounds that you increase then decrease at the end. 223 more words

Amigurumi