Author Archives: Heather

Sesquicentennial Finish

It is so wonderful when something gets done on time. And it is even better when it is done early! I put the last stitch into my O Canada! Sampler this weekend, and I am so happy with how it … Continue reading

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Smalls SAL – April 2017 Check-In

Hello, Smalls Stitchers! Can you believe it is already the last Friday in April? The year seems to be speeding by so quickly. It really seems like I was shovelling snow just the other week, and now I’m thinking about … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday – Capital

Hello, Stitchy Friends! It has been ages (okay, like a month) since I’ve posted anything for Work-in-Progress (WIP) Wednesday . Truthfully, I’ve been spending a lot of my time crocheting lately because I am working on a couple of great … Continue reading

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Mandalas With Mikey

If you are a crocheter who frequents Facebook or YouTube, then you probably have heard of The Crochet Crowd. Started several years ago by Michael Sellick (who was later joined by his partner Dan Zondervan) as a little website that … Continue reading

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Soft and Squishy Knitting

While not an adventurous person in my regular life, I do love trying out new needlework stitches and crochet and knitting techniques. (Check out the combo crochet and cross stitch project I’m working on right now.) When a friend of … Continue reading

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Smalls SAL – March 2017 Check-In

Hello, Smalls Stitchers! It is time for the March check-in. Are you excited? I sure am! Easter is just around the corner. And, although we had snow last night and cold, cold rain this morning, spring is actually here. So, … Continue reading

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Cross Stitch and Crochet: Very Hyggeligt

I’m sure you’ve heard about the new trend sweeping the world. People everywhere have discovered the Danish idea of hygge–the cozy, homey way of living. Hygge brings to mind tidy spaces full of soft textures and wood, burning candles, good … Continue reading

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