Monthly Archives: April 2015

Smalls SAL – April 2015 Check-In

Hello, Smalls Stitchers! It is the final Wednesday of April and time to share our smalls! We had a great turnout last month. If you haven’t had a look, you can check out last month’s post here. This month I … Continue reading

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Stitch from Stash 2015 – April Check-In

It’s that time again! Month: April Spent: $30.29 Earned: Not tracking This month I spent $30.29, which is above the monthly limit, but I believe I am okay because I had $57.77 unspent from January-March. All told, I am doing … Continue reading

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Babies Don’t Keep

You might remember that a little while ago I mentioned that I planned to start working on a baby sampler. A couple of weeks ago I got out some of my fabric and tried to pick a nice piece. I … Continue reading

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Little Pink Flowers

Round 3 of Sock Madness has ended and round 4 is in full swing. I did manage to finish the round 3 socks and make it into the next round. The pattern is Longing for Spring, designed by Caoua Coffee, … Continue reading

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Happy Hedgehog

The happy little hedgehog I was working on is all done. Isn’t amazing how much difference backstitching makes? It amazes me every time! (Simple minds, right?) The design is the cover kit from issue 225 of World of Cross Stitching … Continue reading

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Chinese Kit Review

You may have heard of AliExpress. It is a little like Amazon and a little like Ebay. Essentially, it allows you to order items directly from Chinese manufactures at really low prices. You can find just about anything on AliExpress, … Continue reading

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Playing with Pastels

The little man has never been particularly interested in art. He has been a builder and a reader. But, recently, he has become interested in drawing. So, I read two books from the DIY Bundle, Chalk Pastels Through the Seasons … Continue reading

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