Monday, August 31, 2020

Happy Monday!

It's Monday ...again. The weekends just seem to go by faster and faster. I'm already looking forward to the next one and it's only Monday. Next Monday is Labor Day and the shop will be CLOSED. I will try to do a blog next Tuesday but no promises. It might be Sept. 14 before I blog again. 

Here are some new designs that will be arriving soon. Take a peak and remember...Christmas is just around the corner!

From Madame Chantilly
A beautiful fall design a very cute Halloween design. I love the cat popping out of the pumpkin can. 

Autumn Garland

Halloween Can

From Needlework Press
A very vintage looking design.

Set Your Mind at Ease

From Artful Offerings
A very spooky looking haunted house. 

Haunted Manor House

From Little House Needlworks
"Months of the Year" was originally sold in sets of two with the thread included. Now all the months are together with NO thread included.  

Months of the Year


From Mani Di Donna
Two lovely fall designs. Look at the face on the  pumpkin. Too cute!

Autumn Favorites

Happy Fall Pillow

From Heart In Hand
Santa in a blue coat and pajama bottoms? Interesting! The chunky little robin is my favorite. 

Robin Sampler

Wee Santa 2020

Creeping It Round



Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Coming Soon!


Wow, this month is quickly coming to an end. It's hard to believe that the summer is almost over. With mixed emotions, my son starts back to school (in person) next Tuesday. Hopefully, things will go well. We shall see. 

Take a look at some of the new designs that will be arriving soon. There are several that I will most definitely add to my stash. 

From The Blue Flower
Two new designs for autumn. 


Halloween Parade

From Kathy Barrick
Two fun Halloween designs. How cute is the Western Witch?

Jack's Urn

Western Witch

From Lindy Stitches
A very creepy Halloween design and a humorous weathervane. 

Dracula's Confession

No Good For Man Nor Beast

From Mirabilia
A very regal looking queen indeed. I love the colors in her dress and the honeycomb archway is stunning. 

The Queen Bee

From Annalee Waite
Here is another fun Halloween design. I'm beginning to think Halloween must be coming soon.

Batty Halloween

From Imaginating
The Elegant Christmas is my favorite of this bunch. Would love to have it done for Christmas 2021.

     Christmas Wizard           Elegant Christmas Greeting

Friends & Family Gather             Here Small Gift    


Have a great week!

Monday, August 10, 2020

Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend. I was able to spend most of it stitching which was nice. I didn't get as much done as I wanted to but I made great progress. Yay! 

Here are some new designs that will be arriving soon.

From Hello From Liz Matthews
Three beautiful designs. My favorite is the "Quaker Pumpkins". 

Quaker Pumpkins

Spanish Rose Sampler

Sally's Shore

From Mill Hill
New kits from Sticks. Each kit contains 14ct. Perforated Paper, beads, floss , needles, chart and instructions. The finished size for each is approximately 7" x 7".

Wish Upon a Star                                           Be the Person  

      Happy Halloween                                   Leave Only Footprints

From Scissor Tail Designs
Three quick to stitch autumn designs. 

Autumn Blooms

From Little House Needleworks
Originally, these 12 designs were sold individually with the thread included. Now, all 12 designs are included in one chart but with NO thread.

Fruit of the Seasons



Monday, August 3, 2020

Summer is winding down. It's time to start thinking about getting ready for school. Of course, this year is a little different due to COVID. It will be interesting to see how things go. I hope everyone is doing well and getting lots of stitching done. Here is a little bit of inspiration because I know everyone needs a few more new projects to work on. 

From Shannon Christine Designs
Six great designs. I personally love the coffee and tea designs. My husband would really love the solar system one. 

Coffee Break                                       Tea Break   

Pumpkin Spice                  Rustic Christmas

        Thankful                                     Solar System

From Ink Circles
I love the symmetry in these designs. The Quaker Geometric is really calling me. 

              Growth Rings                             Quaker Geometric Puzzle

From Tiny Modernist 
We have additions to previously started designs as well as a new Christmas Mystery Sampler. 

Every Season Part 4 Autumn                      Halloween Ouija Part 3  

      Sloth Biscornu                                           Stitch Goddess
Christmas Dreams Part 1

From Fox and Rabbit Designs
What a lovely floral design. It looks very old fashioned to me. 

Sarah's Pin Cushion

From - From the Heart
 "Quaker Bees" is a very cute Quaker sampler.
Quaker Bees

Heather Hetherington

From Keslyn's
Two fun Halloween designs. I think that's me and Barbie at the bottom. She is stirring the pot and I'm supervising. LOL!

Trick or Treat

Witches Brew

From Bobbie G Designs
This would look so cute in a kitchen.

From Pineberry Lane
Cute design. Now I want some strawberries. 

Strawberry Queen

From Tralala
This designer has some of the cutest mouse designs but the stitching mouse sampler below is the cutest one so far.

Bouquet Ovale

Souris Couture

From 1897 Schoolhouse Samplers
Three beautiful reproduction samplers.

With the Coming of Spring
Jane Cheesbrough 

An Orchard Invisible
Fanny Crompton 1833

My Steadfast Consort
Mary White 1851


Have a great week!