Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Episode 38


FOs
With Thy Needle & Thread Summer Schoolhouse Series - 28 ct. Mushroom Lugana using the called for cotton threads (1 over 1). Beautiful finishing was completed by Faye Riggsbee - Carolina Stitcher



With Thy Needle & Thread Jingle Bells - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter by Lakeside Linens using the called for cotton threads (1 over 2). 



WIPs
Smith Sampler by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using the called for hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2). 

Stash
With Thy Needle & Thread Jingle Bells, In Santa Claus Lane and Christmas at Winterberry Farm from FiddlestixDesign Etsy Shop. 

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Episode 37



Finishes
  • Witches Night Out by With Thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Legacy Linen by Picture this Plus using the called for cotton hand-dyed threads (1 over 2). 

Works in Progress
  • One for the Crow by With Thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Legacy Linen by Picture this Plus using the called for cotton hand-dyed threads (1 over 2). 
  • Oct. 31st by With thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Legacy Linen by Picture this Plus using the called for cotton hand-dyed threads (1 over 2). 
  • Smith Sampler by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using the called for hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2). 
  • His Eye is on the Sparrow by Heartstring Samplery - 36 ct. Doubloon by Picture this Plus using the called for hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2). 
  • Lantern Lane by Little House Needleworks - 40 ct. Fawn by Lakeside Linens using Belle Soie silk threads (1 over 2).
  • Dorothy Walpole by The Scarlet Letter - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter by Lakeside Linens using the called for silk threads (1 over 2). 
Stash
  • From The Stitch and Frame Shop in Rock Hill, SC - Feliz Navidad by Blackbird Designs, Summer Schoolhouse - Lesson 4 by With Thy Needle & Thread, 40 ct. Sand by Picture this Plus, 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus and Weeks Dye Works threads. 
  • From Summer House Stitche Workes - Fragments (1st series), Simple Abundance, Pyns pillow kit and 36 ct. Cocoa linen by Weeks Dye Works. 

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Episode 36


FO
Queen of Harvest by With Thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus using all the called for hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2).


WIPs
  • Oct. 31st by With Thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus using the called for hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2). 
  • Lantern Lane by Little House Needleworks - 40 ct. Fawn by Lakeside Linens using Belle Soie silk threads (1 over 2).
  • Summer Schoolhouse - Lesson 3 by With Thy Needle & Thread - 28 ct. Mushroom Lugana using the called for hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 1). 




Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Episode 35



FO
  • Summer Schoolhouse - Lesson Two by With Thy Needle & Thread - 28 ct. Mushroom Lugana using the called for cotton hand-dyed threads (1 over 1). 

WIPs
  • Summer at Cherry Hill by With thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Sand by Picture this Plus using cotton over-dyed threads (1 over 2). 
  • Mouline Rouge by Long Dog Samplers - 40 ct. Park City Blend using DMC 498 (1 over 2). 
  • Smith Sampler by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using the called for hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2). 
  • Village at Hawk Run Hollow - 40 ct. Sand Dune by Lakeside Linens using Needlepoint Inc. Silks (1 over 2). 
  • Quaker Diamonds by Rosewood Manor - 36 ct. Mellow by Picture this Plus using Valdani threads (1 over 2).
Stash
  • From Down Sunshine Lane - Birds Eye View and The Village by Kathy Barrick, One for the Crow by With Thy Needle & Thread and Samplers by The Scarlett Hours. 
  • From Sew and So - Linear half of 40 ct. Vintage Country Mocha and Gloriana Threads. 
  • From In Stitches Needlework - Ann Grimshaw 1818 by The Scarlet Letter, The Lady in Red Spinning her Wool by GigiR, Quaker Diamonds by Rosewood Manor w/Valdani threads and 36 ct. Mello, Oct. 31st by With Thy Needle & Thread and 46 ct. Vintage Autumn Gold by Lakeside Linens. 

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

Episode 34


FOs

  • Summer Schoolhouse - Lesson One by With Thy Needle & Thread - 28 ct. Mushroom Lugana using the called for cotton hand-dyed threads (1 over 1). 




WIPs

  • Smith Sampler by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using the called for hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2). 
  • Swan Garden by Kathy Barrick - 36 ct. Shadow by Picture this Plus using NPI silk threads (1 over 2). 
  • Summer Schoolhouse - Lesson Two by With Thy Needle & Thread - 28 ct. Mushroom Lugana using the called for cotton hand-dyed threads (1 over 1). 
  • Mouline Rouge by Long Dog Samplers - 40 ct. Park City Blend using DMC 498 (1 over 2). 
  • Citron Shawl by Hillary Smith Callis - Malabrigo Lace "Fuchsia." Size US 6 needles. 
Stash
  • Elizabeth Baker by Pineberry Lane from Patternmart.
  • Summer Schoolhouse - Lesson Two by With Thy Needle & Thead from Country Stitches.

Monday, July 17, 2017

Episode 33


WIPs
Summer Schoolhouse Series - Lesson One by With Thy Needle & Thread - 28 ct. Mushroom Lugana by Zweigart using the called for hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 1). 




Smith Sampler by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using the called for hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2). 

His Eye is on the Sparrow by Heartstring Samplery - 36 ct. Doubloon by Picture this Plus using the called for hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2). 

Mary Bovee by Stacy Nash - 36 ct. Prim Grey and 32 ct. Murky (trying to decide which to use) and the called for hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2). 

Stash
From Stitches N Things in Fenton, MI - Mary Bovee with linen and threads, Summer Schoolhouse Lesson 1 with fabric, Ann Croxen by Black Branch Needlework, 40 ct. Vintage Pearled Barley by Lakeside Linens and 36 ct. Ale by Picture this Plus. 




From Spun in Ann Arbor, MI - Brooklyn Tweed Loft in Postcard and Barn Owl, Brooklyn Tweed Vale in Heron and large Hooty Red Binkwaffle Dumpling bag. 




From Rapunzel in Frankenmuth, MI - Frabjous Fibers Mad Hatter Mini Skein pack in Mice in the Tea.  




Friday, June 23, 2017

Episode 32


FOs
American Sampler by Plum Street Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2). 

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WIPs

Smith Sampler by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2).

His Eye is on the Sparrow by Heartstring Samplery - 36 ct. Doubloon by Picture the Plus using Gentle Art and Weeks Dye Works (1 over 2). 

Salem Sisters III by Plum Street Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Maple Sugar by Lakeside Linens using GAST (1 over 2). 


Plum Street Samplers Salem Sisters III

Knitting
Toe-up Vanilla Socks - Phydeaux Designs Chaussette "Calypso." Size US 1 (2.25 mm) Nova Platina circular needles. 

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Episode 31


FOs
Hello Summer by Plum Street Samplers - 40 ct. Parisian Taupe by Silkweaver using hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2).


WIPs
Smith Sampler by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2).

American Sampler by Plum Street Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2). 

Stash
Hello Summer and Sampler House I by Plum Street Samplers from Needlecase Goodies on Etsy

Fiber Talk Podcast

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Episode 30


Framed!
Isabella Fox by GigiR - 40 ct. Vintage Sand Dune using various hand-dyed silk threads (Attic Needleworks conversion). Framed by The Stitch and Frame Shop in Rock Hill, SC. 



WIPs
Swan Garden by Kathy Barrick - 36 ct. Shadow by Picture this Plus using NPI silk threads (1 over 2). 

Mary Linley 1829 by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using various silk threads (1 over 2).

Martha Pudsey by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using Needlepoint Inc. silk threads (1 over 2).  

Smith Sampler by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using various hand-dyed silks (1 over 2).  

His Eye is on the Sparrow by Heartstring Samplery - 36 ct. Doubloon by Picture the Plus using Gentle Art and Weeks Dye Works (1 over 2). 

American Sampler by Plum Street Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using GAST and Classic Colorworks (1 over 2). 

This is the Day by Hands to Work (found in Just Cross Stitch Jan/Feb 2009) - 40 ct. hand-dyed linen (I used Vonna's baking and basting dyeing method) and hand-dyed cotton threads.  I used Jan's conversion.   


Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Episode 29



WIPs
Smith Sampler by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using various hand-dyed silks (1 over 2).  



Love Never Fails by Barbara Ana Designs - 40 ct. Vintage Fawn by Lakeside Linens using DMC (1 over 2). 

Mary Linley 1829 by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens using various silk threads (1 over 2). 



Hannah Coates by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 40 ct. Fawn by Lakeside Linens using DMC (1 over 2).