Tag Archives: Ornament of the Month

April 2011 Ornament of the Month – Picking Silks

Sometimes I feel so spoiled by my stash. I know it isn’t the biggest in the world, but I have grown it with love and attention to what I enjoy working with. Until recently, my stash was seriously lacking in … Continue reading

Comments Off on April 2011 Ornament of the Month – Picking Silks | Posted in Cross Stitch | Tagged ,

Ornament of the Month – March 2011

I finally finished up March’s ornament Friday night just past. He was a pretty big project, given his small size. The design is Santa Bellpull by Carol Elmer, from the 1997 Just Cross Stitch ornament issue. I stitched it with … Continue reading

2 Comments | Posted in Cross Stitch | Tagged , , ,

Ornament of the Month – February 2011

I know that I said I was going to stitch Julia Lucas’ Home for the Holidays this month, but when I sat down to sort through the remaining ornament patterns, Sweetheart Tree’s Hollyberry Heart (1998 JCS ornament issue) jumped out … Continue reading

2 Comments | Posted in Cross Stitch | Tagged , , ,

Ornament of the Month – January

This month’s ornament is Peace Tree by M Designs, from the 2004 JCS ornament issue. It is stitched on 28 count white evenweave (Lugana, I think?), using Threadworx in colour 1089 Bleeding Hearts (which I believe was a gift from … Continue reading

5 Comments | Posted in Cross Stitch | Tagged , , ,

Ornament of the Month – December 2010

I nearly let this simple ornament defeat me. But here it is: It is Five Gold Rings from Flower Thread Company/Meg Shinall, from the 2002 Just Cross Stitch Ornament issue. It is stitched with Vicki Clayton silks in colours I … Continue reading

2 Comments | Posted in Cross Stitch | Tagged , , ,

Ornament of the Month – November 2010

The first month of my self-imposed ornament of the month club has gone well. I’ve finished up Holly Leaves by Jemini Designs from the 2000 Just Cross Stitch ornament issue. It is stitched on 28 ct. Silvery Moon Cashel (on … Continue reading

1 Comment | Posted in Cross Stitch | Tagged , , ,