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Ornament of the Month – August 2011

So, the ornament of the month for August did not go as planned. As I mentioned in an early post, I made a mistake when I picked white fabric to stitch on. I really should have picked something with a … Continue reading

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Ornament Frustrations

I’ve made a bit of progress on my ornament of the month (Deck the Windows by Julia Lucas). I think it is looking pretty good. But, last night I realized that I had a problem. You see, the model is … Continue reading

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Ornament of the Month – July 2011

Given that this month was supposed to be “Christmas in July”, it is a bit surprising that I didn’t finish up this month’s ornament until sometime early this morning. This is Hardanger Ornament by Nordic Needle, from the 1999 Just … Continue reading

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Hardanger Christmas

A stitching post! Amazing! Well, I’ve finally gathered up my stitching mojo and pulled the supplies for July’s ornament: Hardanger Ornament by Nordic Needle from the 1999 issue of Just Cross Stitch. I’ve substituted DMC for the Rainbow Gallery Splendour … Continue reading

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Ornament of the Month – June 2011

I have a confession: I didn’t stitch one of my pre-picked ornaments this month. When I went through my pile of designs, I decided I really didn’t want to do the one I picked out of the 2007 Just Cross … Continue reading

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Ornament of the Month – May 2011

May’s ornament of the month is finished, much to my delight. This ornament also marks the halfway point of this project. I’ve got a growing pile of ornaments I should really start thinking out finishing, otherwise, I’ll be too overwhelmed … Continue reading

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Ornament of the Month – April 2011

Somehow we’ve made it well into the middle of April, and I’m only just finishing up my ornament of the month.  I’m not really sure how that happened (being halfway through April, not the stitching). But, here we are, deep … Continue reading

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