Monthly Archives: July 2012

First Snow

If you haven’t already guessed, today is a day of catching up. Being the 19th of July, I counted only 16 ornaments posted, a little short of the ornament-a-day goal! This Drawn Thread ornament celebrates the winters first snow (sorry picture won’t post, but you wont be disappointed when you

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Humbugs from The Victoria Sampler

Humbug! Not in the Ebenezer Scrooge kind of way – but as a Christmas Humbug ornament. Designed by Thea Dueck these cute humbugs lend themselves well to adding your own special touches of color, ribbons, or beading. Check it out at: http://www.victoriasampler.com/Free_Patterns/XmasHumbug.aspx The Victoria Sampler – Free Patterns Our Seasonal

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Italian Needlework

Are you interested in Italian Needlework? Or maybe you just want to try your hand at something new that involves cutting your linen (gasp!) ? This site, http://www.ricamiamo-insieme.com/index.php?page=free-classico.html offers designs for you try. If you’d like a good tutorial with lots of pictures visit http://italian-needlework.blogspot.com/2010/12/reticello-ornaments.html to see how Jeanine in

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Gazette94 House

Happy Monday! If you start today, this could be completed by the end of the week. (Are you rolling on the floor laughing?) What will this busy week bring? Hopefully a few stitches in a WIP. http://gazette94.blogspot.com/search/label/free%20pattern gazette94: free pattern gazette94.blogspot.com


Snowy Night Skater

Why is it in winter, that if you go walking at night it seems a little warmer, the stars are bright, and its just a little mystical out? This “Snowy Night Skater” by Lula Chang of Wooly Dreams will surely bring memories of those mystical evening strolls. Go to http://www.kreinik.com/kshop/product.php?productid=16320&cat=159&page=3

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