Sunday, September 30, 2007

Small House Sampler mattress pincushion

Design : LHN A Small House Sampler
Fabric : 32 ct linen
Fibers : Overdyes and DMC
Finished into a mattress pincushion
Stitched by Yasmin

Saturday, September 29, 2007

Spools Fob

Spools Fob

The Prairie Schooler

In 'Pins & Needles' Leaflet

Cream Cashel Linen and DMC Floss

Stitched by Carol S.

Friday, September 28, 2007

Free standing no sew cube

Design from JCS Ornament Preview Edition 2006
Finished as a no sew cube
Stitched by Christine

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Millennium Scissor Fob

Welcome 2000
Millennium Scissor Fob Kit
c.2000 Teri Richards & Tina Richards Herman
Shepherd's Bush Printworks
Stitched by Lelia


Tumbling Leaves
Alchemy Stitchcraft
Biscornu and fob
Stitched by Christine

ED Mattress pincushion

Design : Elizabeth's Designs
Fabric : 28 ct ivory linen
Fibers : DMC
Finished into a mattress pincushion
Stitched by Yasmin

Saturday, September 22, 2007

Fall Fob


Trail Creek Farm

Dirty Belfast Linen, GAST and Weeks Dye Works Floss

Recipient's initials and my initials on back

Stitched by Carol S.

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Fall's Notice Fob

Fall's Notice

Blackbird Designs

Lakeside Linens 40 ct Mocha Linen, Weeks Dye Works Floss

Stitched by Carol S.

Tiny Teacup

Tiny Teacup Scissor Companion
c.eweandeyeandfriends 2000
Kit w/32ct Italian Linen + floss (I changed the floss colours)

back of fob & NB
This is one of the first sewing smalls sets I ever put together!
Stitched by Lelia

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Four Little Hearts Biscornu




Four Little Hearts

Indigo Rose

32 ct Lambswool Jobelan, DMC Floss

Stitched by Carol S.

Red Desert Scissor Pocket

Red Desert Scissor Pocket
The Cat's Whiskers Design Studio
Stitched by Lelia
Designed to house Jo-Ann's exclusive Gingers Lanell 4" Embroidery Scissors

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Random Thoughts of Summer

Random Thoughts of Summer
by Erica Michaels
Stitched over One and Finished by Syd
Sorry for the blurry picture - I can't seem to get this one any clearer.

Monday, September 17, 2007

Scissors Pocket

Patchwork scissors pocket
Fabric : 32 ct antique white belfast linen
Fiber : DMC 498
Design : freebie alphabet
Stitched by Yasmin

Frog Pin Keep

Embroidered frog designed for cross stitch done in alternate stitches finished into a pinkeep

Designer: Jack Dempsey Needle Art
Design: frog giveaway
Materials: stranded cotton, preprinted fabric
Finish: pin keep
Stitched By: Juli (Orange Rug Yarn Musings)

My Stitch Book

Designer: unknown - possibly Michael Jolly
Design: Bucilla Hip Stitch "My Stitch Book" (comes with all Hip Stitch kits)
Materials: Stranded Cotton on Felt
Finish: Needle Book
Stitched By: Juli (Orange Rug Yarn Musings)

Indigo Rose Pincushion

Designer: Indigo Rose
Design: Classic Stitches magazine issue no. 54
Fabric: Listed 32ct Antique White Belfast Linen
Threads: Listed DMC
Finish: Pincushion
Stitched by: Carol (Just Carol)

Sunday, September 16, 2007

Nature's Alphabet "L" Fob

Elizabeth's Designs

Silkweaver Belfast Solo Linen, DMC Floss

Stitched by Carol S.

Friday, September 14, 2007

Tea Time MA

Front Designer : Lizzie Kate
Back : DMC Mini Chart
Stitched by : Lillie

Scissor Fob

Stitched by : Lillie


Designer : Echevette's Blog
Stitched and Finished by : Lillie


Designer : Aurelle Freebie
Stitched by : Lillie

Summer Sampler MA

Designer : Erica Michaels
Stitched by : Lillie

Cranberry Chritsmas

Designer : Prairie Schooler Cranberry Christmas
White on Red instead of Red on White
Stitched by : Lillie


Design : BW
Stitched and finished by Beate

Little Gift Sampler - Needleroll

Little Gift Sampler
Design : Indigo Rose freebie
Fabric : Zweigart linen
Stitched and finished by Beate

Thursday, September 13, 2007

Secret Garden

Secret Garden by Blackbird Designs
Stitched and Assembled by Syd

Spring, Summer, Fall & Winter

Four Seasons

Trail Creek Farm freebies made into bookmarks,
these also can be used as scissors fob

28 count, DMC

Stitched by Helen H

Scissor Pocket

Design: Alyssum Scissor pocket
Designer: Cat Whiskers
Finished as Scissor Pocket and pin cushion
by Terry

Mattress Pincushion 2

Mattress pincushion
Design : Mary Garry Sewing Cabin freebie
Fabric : 28 ct Cashel linen
Stitched by Yasmin

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Christmas Ornament

Design is a small kit from Anchor
16 count Aida
Stitched by Sue in Australia.

Greeting Cards 5

Designs: Angel is from a small kit by Anchor
Reindeer is from Jill Oxton's Cross Stitch & Beading Issue 71
Bambi & AOY are free kits from magazines.
Stitched by Sue in Australia.

Greeting Cards 4

Designs: 2 are Anchor small kits on16 count Aida
2 are DMC kits on 14 count Aida
'Thank You' is from an old book.
Stitched by Sue in Australia

Greeting Cards 3

Designs are small kits from Anchor
Anchor Threads, 14 Count Aida
Stitched by Sue in Australia.

Greeting Cards 2

4 are small kits from Anchor
1 is a freebie from Kristen Schmidt's website
Anchor threads 16 count Aida
Stitched by Sue in Australia.

Greeting Cards

Designs from different sources.
DMC Threads 14 count Aida
Stitched by Sue in Australia

Partridge and Pears Ornament

Design: Partridge and Pears
Designer: The Prairie Schooler
Ornament Finish
Stitched by BeckySC

Monday, September 10, 2007


Cross stitch design: freebie from Anchor
16 count Aida. Anchor Threads.
Needlebook pattern from NeedleArt.
Stitched by Sue in Australia

Small Christmas Pillow

Designer: Shepherd's Bush Printworks from
The JCS Christmas Ornaments 10th Anniversary Collection.
14 count Aida . DMC Threads.
Stitched by sue in Australia

Sunday, September 9, 2007

Dog House

Dog House

Designer: Frimousse

Taupe Cashel, DMC Floss, Dye Shop Hand Dyed Floss

Stitched by Carol S.