Category: cross stitch

  • Happenings

    It’s getting harder and harder to keep up blogging these days, even though I still love the format! I know I’m not alone, since my feed reader (I use Feedly) is quieter and quieter over time. I do think there’s more action to be had in sewing blog land – some favourites lately include Crafting […]

  • stitched gifts

    I didn’t make a lot of handmade gifts this year (other than a LOT of caramels, cookies, truffles, and peppermint patties) but I did decide rather late in the game to stitch up these pieces for my sisters! Mochi the Maltese from andiwabisabi on Etsy. I used blue Aida for this one because most of […]

  • grooo-oow

    The garden is growing really well these days! I’m sure it could be hotter, weather-wise, for the tomatoes, peppers and eggplant – but I love this cooler weather. Garden overview, June 12: The cucumber is climbing! We got exactly 1 cucumber last year, but I have high hopes for this one. The sweet cherry peppers […]