Category Archives: Cross Stitch

Happy 150th, Bucilla!

Did you know that Bucilla is turning 150? (Hey, they’ve been around as long as Canada has been a country! How about that?) I’ve made lots of Bucilla kits over the years, like felt stockings, bookmarks, pictures, and more. The … Continue reading

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Smalls SAL – January 2017 Check-In

Hello, Smalls Stitchers! Welcome to the first check-in for the Smalls SAL 2017. If you are new the Smalls SAL you can find all the details right here. Simply put, the Smalls SAL is a monthly stitch-along for stitchers who … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday – Parliamentary

Hello, Stitchy Friends! Where has the week gone? We’ve had some very unseasonably warm weather, so I’ve been out walking rather than stitching. Of course, when you love stitching, it is hard to resist the siren call of the needle. … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Sesquicentennial Edition

Hello, Stitchy Friends! Three posts in one week! I’m on a roll. 😉 And, because it is Wednesday, I thought I would share with you the project currently under my needle. This is Victoria Sampler’s O Canada. It is quite … Continue reading

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Smalls SAL 2016 Wrap-Up

Hello, Stitchy Friends! Long time no talk. The year started out great, but I’ve spent the last week terribly under the weather. Unfortunately that meant that I haven’t had time to take care of the last few things required to … Continue reading

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Smalls SAL – December 2016 Check-In

Hello, Smalls Stitchers! You’ve done it! You’ve successfully made it to the end of 2016, and you have anywhere from one to 12 (or more!!) finished stitched pieces to show for it. See, 2016 wasn’t all bad. 😉 I absolutely … Continue reading

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2017 Stitching Plans

Hello, my Stitchy Friends! I’ll be honest with you: generally speaking I don’t like planning my crafty projects far ahead of time beyond saying “I’ll stitch these things for smalls this year,” or “I really want to get that stocking … Continue reading

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