Author Archives: janicelynn

Progress on Quilt & 2018 Calendar

Back in the day when my children were little I often made the “Jeweled” calendars from Bucilla.  I don’t think that Bucilla makes them anymore but I did find one that I like from Creative Connection, Inc.  They are fast … Continue reading

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Out of my comfort zone

I have been working on the baby quilt for Cooper!  I decided on a string quilt using black, white and green.  Finished size will be about 48 in x 48 in, 36 blocks total. I am using a light weight … Continue reading

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Gradient Garter Blanket – Caron / Mary Maxim Just finished up weaving in the the ends of this cute throw.   Love it!! The finished size is about 36 by 42.  I have a huge amount of yarn left!!  Maybe … Continue reading

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DOVE Bandages

I have finished knitting two bandages this year. My goal is to have 6 ready when the call to send them is made – that is usually October.  and next… these are the fabrics that will be used for the … Continue reading

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A Contented Heart XS & Gradient Garter Blanket

A Contented Heart This is another ewe and eye and friends cross stitch project called a contented heart.  It was stitched on 32 count mocha linen 2 over 2.  This is kit from 1994 but, as usual, I swapped out … Continue reading

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EEF Cross Stitch & Crochet Car Seat Blankies

Wow — and how time flies! Pumpkin Bird from Ewe & Eye & Friends The last few days I spent with a cross stitch kit from Ewe & Eye & Friends.  This is Pumpkin Bird, it was my Day 13 … Continue reading

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Crochet Car Seat Baby Blankies

This week was going to be devoted to Middle Earth … but … I caught a crochet bug and worked on this kit that I got from Mary Maxim. Crochet Car Seat Blankets photo from Mary Maxim website I have … Continue reading

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Middle Earth Stitching

Most of my recent stitching time has been spent with The Realm of Middle Earth (from Tilton Crafts). This is my stitching starting at the top right corner — very confetti with just over 3000 stitches complete and a zillion … Continue reading

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Another Challenge Complete

SK Maleficent (Evil Queen) – page 1 Page 1 is complete for my HAED challenge project! This is SK Maleficent (renamed Evil Queen) from the art of Annya Kai. Ground fabric is 22 count tan hardanger and I am stitching … Continue reading

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Primitive Sheep and Maleficent

Finally … making some progress on my Day 4 start of the Cross Stitch Crazy challenge.  This is Primitive Sheep from ewe and eye and friends.  I bought this as a kit with 32 count natural linen — as with … Continue reading

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