Tag Archives: WIPs

Reading Designs

I’m guessing most of you have already seen this year’s Just Cross Stitch ornament issue. And, like I say most years, I’m a bit disappointed. I think I just need to accept the fact that the kind of designs I … Continue reading

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Dye Lot Socks

We all know dye lots are important. Sure, DMC has stayed fairly consistent throughout the years (for most colours, anyway), but fancy threads like Gloriana or even Crescent Colours (aka Classic Colorworks) can change drastically between dyelots. And, the same … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of Spring

Autumn is sneaking up on us here in Ontario. Thankfully, we haven’t gotten snow like out in the prairies, but it is getting colder and damper. I’m actually looking forward to the cool weather because I can sit in front … Continue reading

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Stitching Nest

It’s been two weeks since moving day, and we are starting to get settled. The little man started school today, and so we are getting into our new schedule as well. I’ve been busy with this move than expected. Last … Continue reading

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Tiny Water Dragon

Boxes are pilled up everywhere. Seriously, everywhere. I’m getting a bit overwhelmed, but I’m still trying to take some time to do a little bit of stitch to calm myself down. I rummaged around what I still had unpacked and … Continue reading

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Stitch from Stash – June Check-In

It is Stitch from Stash check in time again! This month we had a special bonus of an additional $50 beyond the monthly allowance of $25. But, after having items sitting in various online shopping carts for the entire month, … Continue reading

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May Fairy

We still have our condo up for sale, which means that I can’t really get started on my packing. (There is no place to pile boxes except in the living room/dining room, and that is a bad idea when you … Continue reading

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