Monday, June 30, 2008

Christmas Ornament

This is an ornament I stitched for the Brides Tree
SAL. The pattern is from Cherished Stitches out of
the 2007 Just Cross Stitch Magazine.
It is stitched on 28 count with DMC floss.
Stitched by Joan S

Good Luck Biscornu

Good Luck Biscornu
Design: Good Luck Biscornu by Barbara Ana Designs (newsletter freebie)
Stitched on 28ct unknown Lugana with DMC
Finish: biscornu
Stitched by: Carla

Winter's Night Ornament

Winter's Night Ornament

Periphaeria Designs

Silkweaver 28 ct Intrigue Cashel Linen, DMC Floss - B5200, Kreinik #4 Braid - 001HL

Stitched by Carol S.

Exclusive complimentary chart for customers of Violarium only

Sunday, June 29, 2008

Blossoms & Blackbirds Fob

Blossoms & Blackbirds Fob

Little House Needleworks

32 ct Antique White Belfast Linen, DMC Floss

Stitched 1-over-1

Stitched by Carol for Annemiek for HoE LHN Exchange

B Needle Minder

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Designer: GoodnaturedGirls Collection
Fabric: 32ct. Flax
Fibers: DMC
Date Started:6-27-08
Date Finished: 6-27-08
Finished as a needle minder
Stitched and finished by: BeckySC

Satin Heart Box

Designer: The Sweetheart Tree
Fabric: 28 count Antique White Linen
Fibers: DMC
Stitched By: Phyllis
Close up of top of heart box.

Tin finish by Chris

Design: Christmas Poinsettia Sampler Tin
By: The Victoria Sampler
Stitched on 28ct Evenweave
Fibres: DMC
Stitched by Chris
Finished as A Tin Topper

Saturday, June 28, 2008

Quaker tin topper

Design: from The Ackworth School Pattern Book
Fabric & floss: 35ct white Brussels linen, black Au Ver a Soie silk
Stitched by: CarolR

Friday, June 27, 2008

Mattress Pincushion

Mattress Pincushion
Stitched on 25 count Lugana
with DMC Threads.
Stitched by Sue in Australia


From Elizabeth's Designs
Stitched on 28 count Evenweave
DMC Threads
Stitched by Sue in Australia

Welcome All Seasons pinkeep

Designer:Lizzie Kate
Fabric:32 ct. Flax
Fibers: GAST & WDW
Stitched and Finished by BeckySC

Thursday, June 26, 2008

Celebration Spring

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Designer: Heart in Hand
Design Size: 2.25 x 3
Fabric: 32ct.Amber
Fibers: WDW
Date Started:3-4-08
Date Finished: 3-5-08
Stitched and finished by: BeckySC

Joyful Blessings Ornament

Joyful Blessings Christmas Ornament

Blue Ribbon Designs

Silkweaver 32 ct Heritage Belfast Linen, WDW Floss, Mill Hill Beads

Subbed gold beads for the red beads

Stitched by Carol for Verona for Christmas in July Exchange

Heirloom Quality Magnetic Needlecase

Heirloom Magnetic Needlecase / Sampler Insert
c.1993 DJV Designs
Designed by Dorothy Van Kalsbeek
(Pattern comes with the Needlecase)

Stitched by Lelia

LHN Friendship

Design: Friendship
Designer: Little House Needleworks
Fabric & floss: 30ct white Brussels linen, recommended DMC
Stitched by: CarolR
For: Joan S

Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Bee Pin Keep

Designed By: Little House Needleworks and Country Cottage Needleworks
in the Gift of Stitching Magazine.
Fabric: 28 count linen
Stitched for: Summer ornament exchange.
Fibers: DMC and blending filament on bee wings.
Stitched by: Phyllis

Back of pin keep.

Garden Alphabet "J" Fob

Garden Alphabet "J" Fob

Prairie Schooler

Silkweaver 32 ct Solo Belfast Linen, DMC Floss

Stitched by Carol for Joke for Crazy Exchange

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Birds In Trees needlebook

I so enjoyed making this for Cathy MK in a recent exchange that I hope to make it again for myself. :D

House Floss Ring Tag

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Designer: Homespun Elegance
Fabric: 32ct.
Fibers: DMC
Date Started:6-24-08
Date Finished:6-24-08
Stitched and finished by: BeckySC

Stitchers Pocket

Design - Petits Points Rouge by Anne-les-petites-croix
28count unknown green fabric
Stitched with Dragon Floss - Deck the Halls
Finish - Scissor Pocket
Made by Chris H


Designer: Prairie Grove Peddler
Design: Freebie "1776"
Fabric: 28 ct. (tea stained and baked in the oven by me)
Fibers: DMC
Finished as: Pinkeep
Stitched by: Vonna

American Girl

Designer: Brightneedle
Design: "American Girl" taken from the Small Samplings complimentary chart pack
Fibers: DMC
Fabric: 28 ct. (tea stained and baked in the oven by me)
Finished as: Rick-Rack small pillow
Stitched by: Vonna

Monday, June 23, 2008


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Designer: Shepherd's Bush
Fabric: 32ct. Ant. White
Fibers:Au Ver a Soie and Overdyed Silk
Date Started:6-23-08
Date Finished: 6-23-08
Stitched and finished by BeckySC

Acorns and Owls

Designer: Blue Ribbon Designs
Design: Acorns and Owls (complimentary design)
Fabric: 40 ct Light Espresso R & R Linen
Threads: Listed Gentle Art Sampler Threads
Finish: Trinket Tray/Bon Bon Dish
Stitched by: Carol (Just Carol)

Redwing Blackbird Mattress Pincushion

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Designer: Bent Creek
Design Size:2.1 x 2.75
Fabric: 32ct.Chestnut
Fibers: DMC
Date Started:6-22-08
Date Finished: 6-22-08
Stitched and finished by: BeckySC

Pin Keep

Marys Pinkeep by Indigo Rose
Variegated thread is Rainforest
Stitched by Jackie

Sunday, June 22, 2008

USA Scissors Pocket

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Designer: Trail Creek Farm
Design Size: 1.81 x1.81
Fabric: 32ct. Raw
Fibers: DMC
Date Started:6-21-08
Date Finished: 6-21-08
Stitched and finished by BeckySC for Jamie
Design: Ladybird freebie
Designer: Indigo Rose
Threads: DMC and WDW Ladybug for the backstitch
Fabric: 32ct from the stash
Stitched by Jackie


Pattern: 'Four Hearts' (freebie)
Designer: Indigo Rose
Stitched by Jackie

Shepherd's Bush Glory Fob

Shepherd's Bush Fob Glory stitched on 32 count
over one with DMC.
Stitched by Joan for Laurie.

Hanging Pillow

From a design by Maria Diaz
28 count Raw Belfast Linen
DMC Threads
Hanging pillow finish
stitched by Chris