Author Archives: Brenda

The Art of Home Timber and Christmastime Collection

Hello Everyone! Today I finally get to share the Timber and Christmastime Collection for The Art of Home Club by Jacquelynne Steves. The planning for this collection started in October 2018 when Jacquelynne asked if I would like to design … Continue reading

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Welcome Summer Cross-Stitch Finish

Hello Everyone! I have a fully finished cross-stitch project to share today. But first, have a look at my beautiful azaleas and pretty bluebells and Lenten Roses. Most of the azaleas were about 3 to 4 feet tall when we … Continue reading

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April WIPs and Plans

Hello Everyone! I have a very busy couple of months ahead of me with family events and sewing commitments (mostly self-imposed). To help keep me focused, I sat down and planned out through June, and actually wrote down dates I … Continue reading

Posted in 2019 Plans and Goals, Art if Home Club, Cross-Stitch, FMQ, Moda Blockhead BOW, Sew Your Stash Along, Stitchery, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

April Minis and More Parade Table Runner

Hello Everyone! It’s time to share the table runner I made for the Minis and More Parade. Sherri and Michele gave us a spring theme last month and as I had cut fabrics for a table runner from Garden Variety … Continue reading

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Vinyl Project Bag Tutorial

Hello Everyone! Today I want to share a tutorial for making a vinyl project bag. These bags are not just for cross-stitch projects, but can be used for embroidery, applique, English Paper Piecing or holding your finished quilt blocks. You … Continue reading

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Cross-Stitch WIPs, March 25

Hello Everyone! I’m back today for an update on my cross-stitch activities. If you missed yesterday’s post, that was all about quilting. I decided to divide my posts up so neither would be too long. Let’s get started with Farmhouse … Continue reading

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Quilting Works in Progress, March 24

Hello Everyone! I hope you are having a great weekend. It’s been beautiful here and soon the pollen will be out and we won’t be able to enjoy some of the best temperatures that we have. It’s like this every … Continue reading

Posted in 2019 Plans and Goals, Moda Blockhead BOW, My Patterns, Quilt Show, Sew Your Stash Along, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 9 Comments