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Thursday, October 27, 2016

BlogPro posting.... a picture walk!!

  My first post using BloggPress Pro! Blogsy shut down unannounced in early October, so I've been scrambling as as to how I would continue my blog posts... I post more frequently on Facebook, however, I know many if you prefer looking at my blog on-line~ So, here goes..... let's see if this works! 
JCS magazine Red bird
JCS magazine ornament          
JCS magazine ornament
Teresa Kogut Santas  
JCS  magazine ornament
Shepherds Bush Stockings....
Designer unknown....
With thy Needle & Thread punch needle freebie
Well..... I think I'll stop there and see if today's holiday picture walk goes through cyber space and uploads correctly onto my blog..... 
Happy Stitching all!



Sunday, October 2, 2016

Greetings with a picture walk.....

Hello all and welcome Fall! After a week of terrential rains, the Carolinas are due for cooler weather, leaves changing and all Fall goodness to settle in~

Of course, I've had my hands happily busy spurning your stitching into creations you can enjoy! A few were holiday gifts for friends.... but of those I can highlight on my blog, well, I'll just let you take a look!

Plum Street Samplers ~ Buttons Black

Nice piped edging.....


Here's a collection I finished for a sweet customers Fall basket~ from top left clockwise...

Threadwork Primitive~ Ever So Grateful

Scattered Seeds~ Hannah's Grateful Heart

Plum Street Samplers~ Lesson 4

With thy Needle &I Thread~ Witches Night Out

Blackbird Designs~ Bittersweet September



Shepherds Bush ~ Bless Ewe

Soft colors.....

Lizzie Kate~ Tiny Patchwork


Country Cottage~ Merry Merry


Sam Sarah~ Home for Christmas


Sam Sarah~ Land that I Love

JBW~ Baby's First Christmas

Lizzie Kate ~ Ho Ho Ho


Prairie Schooler~


Blackbird Designs~ Dyeing to Stitch Ladies kit Club....


A nicely edged pocket on the front of the pillow....


More to come folks..... Until then, keep your talented hands stitching and enjoy life!






Sunday, September 4, 2016

Welcome to today's picture walk.....

Greetings this beautiful Sunday....... Things are good and settled here in Central North Carolina after the passing of hurricane Hermine.... Hoping you weren't effected was th the winds and heavy rain~


I thought I'd share a few finishes that have made their way back to their homes.... Fall decorating is in full swing and many of these finishes will be filling baskets, wooden dough bowls and even Halloween themed trees.... Enjoy...


With thy Needle & Thread.... Boo and Baa-bbie

I attached Golden Wool 3-D flowers with a tiny black bead for dimension....


Blackbird Designs... Midnight Ride~ I made this design into a nice round ornament with....

...details of black bird pins and custom cording and....

...ribbons along with layered buttons~


Triology Designs....


Hand blessings~


Scarlett House

Blackbird Designs~


Homespun Elegance~ H is for Halloween
Homespun Elegance~ many haunted stitches

A truely awesome collection for this customer... Her black tree will be so nicely decorated!


Many thanks for those of you who trust me to take care of your finishing needs.... I love it!!!


Enjoy your day~





Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Today's picture walk.....

Greetings friends!! I've been on a whirlwind of traveling before school resumes soon.... And, I've dedicated time in my craftroom when home~ I wanted to share a few goodies that have made their way back to their rightful owners.... Bringing your stitching to life by creatively finishing is my passion...... Enjoy!

Acorn Gathering Sewing Roll~ With thy Needle & Thread
Folds three way

Embellished with antique buttons...


Pocket for necessities, wool for planting your needles and a handmade woolen acorn....

Halloween Year H is for Halloween~ Homespun Elegance

Lizzie Kate~ Nevermore


Plum Street Samplers~ Merry One


Plum Street Samplers~ Merry Two




Pineberry Lane~ Fancey's Sunflowers


Pineberry Lane~ Fancey Blackett October Ride


Shepherd's Bush ~ Fall Ewe All


More to come soon..... I have so many bags and rolls headed to upcoming retreats as gifts for stitch friends.... Perhaps I will able to show them soon~


Enjoy your week all!