Category Archives: embroidery


I think this is what this is called. I found it in the bottom of my sewing chest.  I made this in early 1988.  I wore it to our local quilt guild meeting.  The pin cushion on the left was … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, embroidery, Pin cushion, quilting, sewing | 1 Comment

This past week I had a lower back then a knee injury which kept me close to home and spending time sitting with ice packs and heat pads.  It’s very rare for me to sit for longer than a few … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, beads, embroidery, fabric, garden | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Warm, Sunny and Flower Full

The first rose bloom – David Austin’s Golden Celebration The Viburnum have fully opened. The deck chairs are out. The cutting garden, south end. And the north side. And another embroidered flower sewn on the jean skirt. Another flower-full day … Continue reading

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Flowers, Birds and Embroidery

The flower garden is awakening with all of the sunshine that we’ve had the past few days. The first blooms of Clematis “Ville de Lyon” have made their appearance. Along with the Geum “Totally Tangerine” And Salvia “Cardonna” Look at … Continue reading

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Simply Stitching

Simply Stitching, yep, that’s how I’ve spent the past few days.  To-Do lists hidden, appointments rescheduled, music playing in the back ground.  Slow stitching disengages my busy mind.  I focus on each stitch, the rhythmic up then down of the … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Saturday

Here are a few more pictures of the embroidery that I am working on. I love doing this!  So much fun just to sit and stitch away a Saturday. Keep it simple!

Posted in 2013, embroidery, quilting | Tagged | 2 Comments

Embroidery Challenge, Floral French Knots

While I was scanning Facebook yesterday I came across a post from Theresa Martin about a new embroidery challenge blog called  Needle Thread Cloth .  After reading the initial ideas, I decided to join in.  I love to embroider by … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, embroidery, quilting | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments