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DIY Tassel Earrings

I saw the cutest pair of tassel earrings from Nordstrom’s but after I found out they were $30 I decided to hold back. $30 for tassel earrings?! 618 more words


DIY Embroidered Hat.

You’ve probably seen embroidered ball caps all over the place.  I think they are a super cute trend!  I’m not a huge hat wearer, but I like to wear them in the summer because I literally hate the sun.   592 more words


Patterns not in the i-Loom app

I have been having fun with my i-Loom. I’ve made 4 1/2 bracelets so far (the half is still in the i-Loom as a work in progress). 582 more words


It's a new dawn, it's a new day, it's some new DMC, and I'm feelin' good!

Big news, stitchers! DMC, one of the most popular cross stitch embroidery thread manufacturers, has just released 35 new colors! Yeah, it’s like Christmas in November! 837 more words

Studio Visit, Stitch Experiments, & Lefty Achievement Unlocked

On Wednesday, Bernice Akamine came by for a studio visit. She is a well respected Native Hawai’ian artist who also does wire stitchwork. She just had a solo show on the Big Island and I greatly appreciate her taking the time to stop by! 392 more words


This week’s Art Journal Adventure prompt was provided by my friend Jana.  Jana has a way of creating wonderfully curated collages with mixed media elements and lots of visual texture.   226 more words

Gadget crisis...

I’m beginning to get very frustrated….

My embroidery project is making poor progress right now. I have to thread the embroidery needle constantly, for which I need a threader because it’s two strands of floss and they’re floppy and a bit fluffy, and the needle is a fine one, which I prefer. 115 more words

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