Category Archives: sampler

Project List for 2017

My 2017 project list – it just keeps growing. Quilting Quilt for baby Cooper – must do!! Pick a BOM from resource center and make top Knitting Six bandages for DOVE – must do!! Last 2 car seat blankies from … Continue reading

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More Stitching….

This morning I put away my Emma sampler.  It’s about one-third complete.  I have made numerous changes… some by accident some not. This piece will be on my 2017 stitching list. This is the second car seat blanket that I … Continue reading

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Stitch, Stitch, Stitch

How much different can my projects be?? I forgot to post a progress picture last week — I spent a few days with my reproduction  project, Emma Elliot.  I want to give it more attention since it is stitching up … Continue reading

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Sampler, Santa & Afghan

Time for an update on projects that I have worked on in May! Most of my stitching time has been spent on the HAED Challenge piece — Mini Be Good for Goodness Sake.  I am stitching on 18 count tan … Continue reading

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Snowflower Lace Sampler by Just Nan

I am thrilled to have another finish for 2012 (although it was not a project on my goal list).  This beautiful piece called Snowflower Lace was a class project by Just Nan from 1996.  The ground fabric is 28 count … Continue reading

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Pineapple Bellpull – An Olympic Finish

Last night I finished stitching the Pineapple bellpull – while watching the Olympics, of course.  I am absolutely delighted with the finished piece — mistakes and all!! About this piece — My sampler is stitched on 40 count linen.   When … Continue reading

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Pineapple Bell Pull – Part 3

Pineapple Bell Pull from Fine Lines I’m so happy with the way the Pineapple Bell Pull is stitching up!  I should be done with Part 3 but I messed up the bargello pattern and didn’t notice until I was at … Continue reading

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Pineapple Bellpull – Part 2 Complete

Pineapple Bellpull Here is my progress on the Pineapple Bellpull.  Parts one and two are complete with minor variations.  I am not using the metallic and I stitched the verse in full cross stitch rather than tent.  Yes, it would … Continue reading

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The best laid plans….

ok, that might be a bit of a stretch. Once again, I spent far too much time wandering the HAED website relentlessly — this time,  trying to decide how best to take advantage of the leap year sale.  I had … Continue reading

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Pineapple Bellpull by B. Jackson / Fine Lines

I spent the past week working on a project that has been sitting barely started for over 15 years — hard to believe it has been that long.  This is the Pineapple Bellpull designed by Barbara Jackson for Fine Lines, … Continue reading

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