Author Archives: Heather

Smalls SAL – August 2017 Check-In

Hello, Smalls Stitchers. Yes, you read that right. I’m just now posting the August check-in. I have never been this late before, so I hope you will forgive me. I won’t offer any excuses, but I will say that I … Continue reading

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Eclipse Madness!

Happy Eclipse Day fellow inhabitants of North America. I hope it was clear and the sun was visible wherever you happen to be. I’m located in Southern Ontario, so we had a wonderful sunny day, but sadly we only got … Continue reading

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WIPS Wednesday – Greenery

Hello, Stitchy Friends. Guess what! I’m stitching again. I’ve put in several hours of work on my Christmas stocking, and it is starting to look really great. There is still so much to do, but I just might, possibly, with … Continue reading

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Smalls SAL – July 2017 Check-In

Hello, Smalls Stitchers! Welcome to the July Smalls SAL check-in. New to the Smalls SAL? All the details can be found right here. I have not stitched much this month. 🙁 When I did finally remember that I needed to … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday – Back At It

I’ve been stitching again! I’m not sure why, but the stitching bug bit again this weekend and I’ve finally started putting needle to fabric again. Actually, that isn’t true. I do know why. The next Smalls SAL check-in happens this … Continue reading

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Saturday School – DMC Floss

Over the past couple of weeks we’ve seen how yarn is spun and dyed. Today, I thought we could see how DMC makes embroidery thread. DMC began life under a slightly another name in 1746 when it was founded by … Continue reading

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Space and New Frontiers

Happy Space Exploration Day! 👩‍🚀👨‍🚀🚀🌑 Okay, it is an unofficial holiday, but it is still fun to acknowledge nonetheless. And why today you may ask? Well, on this day in 1969 Neil Armstrong was the first man to set foot … Continue reading

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