I recently started branching out in terms of the mediums I cross stitched on. For Christmas, I made a key chain for a good friend of mine. I used plastic canvas for the first time. I ended up having to make the dang thing over again because I cut the plastic too close and the… Continue reading Cross Stitch Key Chains
As I’m finishing up the last of my Christmas crafting, I figured this would be the best post to end this quasi-hiatus with. I originally started learning how to cross stitch for a Christmas gift, so it’s only fitting. Next week I’ll be back with regular, current posts. Thank you for your patience and I… Continue reading My First Cross Stitch
I put some more hours in to this custom stitch over the weekend and got it finished for work again on Monday. Somewhere along the line I must have miscounted a stitch because one part didn’t match up to the pattern I made, but everything still seemed to fit just fine. I’m chalking it up… Continue reading Haiti Quote Custom Stitch: Finished!
Short post today – I’m busy packing for a cruise I’m going on next week! I finally finished the Pentatonix cross stitch I’ve been working on for what feels like ages. I wasn’t able to deliver the finished project myself – my coworker brought it to the new owner since she was meeting her yet… Continue reading Pentatonix: Finished!
Every time I take two Michaels classes back to back, the rest of my week ends up filling up and being rather draining. As an introvert, I just want to craft with people and then come home and craft by myself (well, with my cats). The project we did for the first class encompasses my… Continue reading Michaels Classes: Embroidery and Wreaths
I took a short break from the Pentatonix cross stitch I’ve been working on to knock out another stitch for charity The company I work for works closely with the local chapter of United Way. Every year there’s a big, two-week campaign in September to raise money. There’s a gift basket silent auction, a guess-the-number-of-candy-in-the-jar… Continue reading Cubicle Sweet Cubicle