Cross Stitch

Starting The Nativity

7th November 2015

And....we're back up to three open projects again (not counting the tags that just need sticky tape - it doesn't count). After finishing my Matt Smith as The Doctor Amigurumi doll last week, I couldn't help but start a new one. Three is the magic number, right?

Stitching Gift Tags

7th November 2015

I like getting those little kits in the cross stitch magazines. They say that you can now get digital download versions of cross stitch magazines on the iPad and the like now, but where's the fun in that? I won't get a kit! I always want the kit.

Harry Potter So Far...

7th November 2015

Anyone who knows me, knows that I am a huge fan of Harry Potter. I've read the books multiple times, seen the films more times than I would care to admit to, been on the studio tour, visited the new theme park in Florida, and even spent one youthful evening stood in the rain behind the barrier to the red carpet of the premiere of the Goblet of Fire...

Holiday Sewing - Part 2

7th November 2015

Usually at the airport before a holiday, I like to peruse the magazine section in WHSmiths at the airport so that I have a little air-time reading available. This was when I stumbled across cross stitch magazines for the first time...

Holiday Sewing

7th November 2015

Back in the summer, my parents treated my husband, my sister and I to two weeks in Florida. Not only was it two weeks of total paradise (and minor exhaustion due to the devil that is Disney), but it was the perfect opportunity to start a new cross stitch...