Always use the best materials that you can afford. Cheap floss knots, shreds and basically is a pain to work with. However, quality does not always mean expensive. Needles made in England are always excellent quality, regardless of the brand. They are all made at the same factory. The same goes for fabrics. Before purchasing the fabric, check… Read More
I have not had much time to stitch over the past 14 weeks, but I have been able to do some stitching. Here is what I have done on Ellen Myerscough.
Today I disappeared for quite a long while. Well, not me, but my site. You see, my host got hacked overnight! After being online for about 9 years (with a further 4 or so years in other capacities), this is the first time I have been hit this way. What fun!!! Thank you Lucie for… Read More
Wow! What a busy term this one has been! Between work and family I have barely made one cross in 12 weeks! The only stitching that I have done has been for calisthenics for my daughters. Now that the holidays are upon us, maybe I will have some time to cross stitch and work on… Read More
We have a new family member. Stanley came for a visit last week to see if the girls would be good with him. He is being given to us because his original owner is going back to her country of origin. He is currently occupying his favorite position – my husband’s knee!