Sunday, April 07, 2019

Episode 56


FOs
  • Soul Sisters by Plum Street Samplers - 32 ct. Bramble by Picture this Plus, cotton threads (1 over 2). 
  • Darling Buds of May by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, cotton threads (1 over 2). 

WIPs

  • Sarah Casey Unwin 1848 Sampler by Chessie & Me - 36 ct. Vintage Pearled Barley by Lakeside Linens, cotton threads (1 over 2). 

  • Pink House Sampler by Plum Street Samplers - 40 ct. (was Park City Blend by R&R - I washed it and now it's just cream), cotton threads (1 over 2). 
  • Spring at Hollyberry Farm by Stacy Nash Primitives - 36 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, cotton threads (1 over 2). 
  • His Eye is on the Sparrow by Heartstring Samplery - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, cotton threads (1 over 2. 

  • A Saviour's Praise by Shakepeare's Peddler - 40 ct. Vintage Country Mocha by Zweigart, cotton threads (1 over 2). 
  • Mary Gail by The Scarlet Letter - 45 or 46 ct. Vintage Autumn Gold by Lakeside Linens, DMC (1 over 2). 
  • Dorothy Walpole by The Scarlet Letter - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter by Lakeside Linens, AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads (1 over 2). 
Knitting WIPs
  • Impressionists Shawl by Helen Stewart - Madelinetosh Twist Light - Leopard, Birch Gray and Yarn Experiments Monkey Sock - Meet me in Charlotte.
  • Toe-up Plain Vanilla Sock - Life in the Long Grass - Garden Party.  Size US 1 (2.25 mm) needles (magic loop). 
Stash
  • A Saviour's Praise by Shakespeare's Peddler PDF Chart from Kitten Stitcher
  • Liberty's Welcome and Heritage Sampler by Plum Street Samplers from 123 Stitch
  • Caroline Broomhead by Plum Street Samplers from eBay. 
  • 36 ct. Ligonier Latte by R&R Reproductions from Fire Poppies

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Episode 55


FOs
  • Merrily, Merrily We Welcome Spring by Blackbird Designs - 36 ct. Oaken By Picture this Plus, called for hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2).

WIPs
  • Pink House Sampler by Plum Street Samplers - 40 ct. Park City Blend by R&R, called for cotton theads (1 over 2).
  • Soul Sisters by Plum Street Samplers - 32 ct. Bramble by Picture this Plus, called for cotton threads (1 over ). 
Stash
  • From The Stitch & Frame Shop in Rock Hill, SC - Blackbird Designs Books - Our Lasting Friendship, Ooh La La and The Bells on Christmas Day.  Two fat quarters of 36 Picture this Plus linen - Heartland and Sand. A Gentleman's Daughter by Plum Street Sampler and The Stitching Life by Heartstring Samplery. 

  • From Fire Poppies - When Flowers Bloom by With Thy Needle & Thread, Thread Drops and 40 ct. Old Massachusetts Linen.




Saturday, March 02, 2019

Episode 54


FO's
Sarah Redfearn by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar by Lakeside Linens and the called for silk threads with two exceptions: I used Gentle Arts Lexington Green instead of Belle Soie Shepherd's Pasture and Belle Soie Tortoise Shell instead of Belle Soie Chocolat. 


WIP's
Merrily, Merrily We Welcome Spring by Blackbird Designs - 36 ct. Oaken By Picture this Plus, called for hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2).


Cosmic Girl by Nadia Cretin-Lechenne - Hedgehog Fibres Skinny Singles in Graphite and Cheeky. 


Stash
From Country Sampler in Spring Green, WI - threads and linen for Ann Wright. 


Saturday, February 16, 2019

Episode 53


FOs
  • Suburban Wrap by Joji Locateli - Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light in El Greco, Antler and Sugar Plum.
WIPs
  • Merrily, Merrily We Welcome Spring - 36 ct. Oaken by Picture this Plus, various cotton hand-dyed threads (1 over 2).
  • Spring at Hollyberry Farm by Stacy Nash Primitives - 36 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, Gentle Arts Sampler Threads (1 over 2). 
  • Sarah Redfearn by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar, Various hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2). 
  • Soul Sisters by Plum Street Samplers - 32 ct. Bramble by Picture this Plus, cotton threads (1 over 2).
  • Milk & Cream Co. by Plum Street Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter, cotton threads (1 over 2). 

Knitting WIPs
  • Impressionists Shawl by Helen Stewart - Madelinetosh Twist Light - Leopard, Birch Gray and Yarn Experiments Monkey Sock - Meet me in Charlotte.
  • Snowflower by Heidi Kirrmaier - Cascade 220 Superwash - Charcoal, Silver Gray and White. 
  • Chevron Baby Blanket by Espace Tricot - Hobby Lobby I love this Cotton - Pewter, Dove and White. 
  • Spa Day Facecloth by Anne Mancine - Hobby Lobby I Love this Cotton - Pewter. 
New Stash
  • Plum Street Samplers - Hen Peck, Milk & Cream Co., Soul Sisters and True Friendship.  
  • Stacy Nash Primitives - Spring at Hollyberry Farm.  
  • The Scarlett House - Mary Cook 1795.
  • With Thy Needle & Thread - Good Deeds.
  • Haslemere Educational Museum - Mary Gibson 1824
From the Country Sampler in Spring Green, WI - Sarah Casey Unwin 1848 by Chessie & Me with 36 ct. linen and cotton hand-dyed threads and Jane Stanwix 1843 by Samplers Revisited also with 36 ct. linen and cotton hand-dyed threads. 

Saturday, December 01, 2018

Episode 52


FFO
  • Martha Pudsey 1835 by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue, NPI silks (1 over 2). 
WIPs
  • Merrily, Merrily We Welcome Spring - 36 ct. Oaken by Picture this Plus, various cotton hand-dyed threads (1 over 2).

 
  • Feliz Navidad by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, various cotton hand-dyed threads (1 over 2). 
  • Brick House Sampler by With Thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter by Lakeside Linens, various cotton hand-dyed threads (1 over 2).
  •  Moulin Rouge by Long Dog Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar by Lakeside Linens, Gloriana silk in Rosewood (1 over 2). 

  •  Snooty Parrots Sampler by Barbara Ana Designs - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar, various hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2). 
Knitting
Suburban Wrap by Joji Locateli - Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light in El Greco, Antler and Sugar Plum. 

Stash
From The Stitch and Frame Shop - Merrily, Merrily We Welcome Spring kit, Peppermint & Holly w/36 ct. Shadow linen by Picture this Plus and Merry Wishes. 

Monday, November 12, 2018

Episode 51




FO's

  • Oct. 31st by With thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Legacy Linen by Picture this Plus using the called for threads. (1 over 2). 

Stitching WIP's
  • Sarah Redfearn by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar, Various hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2). 
  • His Eye is on the Sparrow by Heartstring Samplery - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus using the called for hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2).

  • Friend's of the Hart by Plum Street Samplers - 40 ct. Sand by Picture this Plus, hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2).  
Knitting WIP's
  • Albuquerque Sunset by Casapinka - Madelintosh Tosh Merino Light - Astrid Gray and Hedgehog Fibres Sock - Pheasant.  
  • Suburban Wrap by Joji Locatelli - Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light in El Greco, Antler and Sugar Plum.
  • Powder and Dust Shawl by Veera Valimaki - Madelinetosh Twist Light in Birch Gray, Yarn Experiments Monkey Sock - Meet me in Charlotte. and Malabrigo Sock in Eggplant.  
Stash
  • From The Stitch and Frame Shop - In All Things Be Exceedingly Dilligent by Needlework Press, 40 ct. Sand by Picture this Plus and 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter and Strawflower by Lakeside Linens.
  • From Katrina Boyd - Ann Wright 1726 by Samplers Not Forgotten.
  • From my dad - Love Abide by La-D-Da and Merry Be Your Christmas by Abby Rose Designs. 


Saturday, October 06, 2018

Episode 50


FO's 

WIP's
  • Frederick by Carriage House Samplings - 40 ct. Pearled Barley, NPI silks (1 over 2). 
  • Harriette Elizabeth Coe by Brenda Gervais - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar, various hand-dyed cotton threads (1 over 2). 
  • Sarah Redfearn by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar, Various hand-dyed silk threads (1 over 2). 

  • Jannet Speirs by NeedleWorkPress - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar, Belle Soie silk threads (1 over 2). 

  • Ann Grimshaw 1818 by The Scarlet Letter - 40 ct. Vintage Country Mocha over-dyed with tea and coffee, Vikki Clayton Hand-Dyed Fibers Basic Black (1 over 2). 
  • Oct. 31st by With thy Needle and Thread - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, hand-dyed cotton and silk threads (1 over 2). 
  • Love Never Fails by Barbara Ana Designs - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens, DMC (1 over 2). 

Friday, August 10, 2018

Episode 49


FO's
  • Martha Pudsey 1835 by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens, Needlepoint Inc. Silks (1 over 2).

  • Little Sheep Virtues - Love by Little House Needleworks - 28 ct. Tea/Coffee Dyed Monaco, DMC threads (2 over 2). 

WIPs
  • Darling Buds of May by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, GAST (1 over 2). 
  • Birds of a Feather by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, NPI silks (1 over 2). 
  • Frederick by Carriage House Samplings - 40 ct. Pearled Barley by Lakeside Linens, NPI silks (1 over 2).

Stash
From Down Sunshine Lane - Potting Shed by With Thy Needle & Thread and 1842 SAW Sampler by Threadwork Primitives. 

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Episode 48


WIPs
Knitting

  • Sunset Highway Sweater by Caitlin Hunter of Boyland Knitworks - Madelinetosh Twist Light - Leopard, Birch Gray and Grey Gray Owl and Yarn Experiments Monkey Sock - Meet me in Charlotte.
  • Albuquerque Sunset by Casapinka - Madelintosh Tosh Merino Light - Astrid Gray and Hedgehog Fibres Sock - Pheasant.  
  • Simple Skyp Socks by Adrienne Ku - Phydeaux Yarn Chaussette - Calypso

Stitching
  • Martha Pudsey 1835 by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens, Needlepoint Inc. Silks (1 over 2).
  • Darling Buds of May by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, GAST (1 over 2). 
  • Summer at Hollyberry Farm by Stacy Nash - 40 ct. Vintage Fawn, GAST (1 over 2).

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Episode 47





FOs

  • Zweig Sweater by Caitlin Hunter - Madelinetosh Twist Light - Leopard and Modern Fair Isle.


WIPs
Knitting Stitching
  • Sarah Tatum 1800 by The Scarlett Letter - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens, AVAS Silks (1 over 2).


  • Martha Pudsey 1835 by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens, Needlepoint Inc. Silks (1 over 2).
  • Frances Eden by Handwork Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens, Vikki Clayton silks (1 over 2).
  • Darling Buds of May by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, GAST (1 over 2). 

Stash
  • From Luna Lola - Ito Kinu in Navy and Angora and Interpretations 3 
  • From Stitch and Frame - Fat 1/2 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus, Fat 1/8 28 ct. Lambswool Jobelan and Brick House Sampler by With Thy Needle and thread.