Saturday, April 04, 2020

Episode 76


Stitching WIPs

  • Consider the Lilies by Heartstring Samplery - 40 ct. Dusty Road by Seraphim Hand Dyed Fabrics by Laurie and cotton threads. 
  • Manor at Quaker Hill by With Thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus and cotton threads.

Knitting WIPs
Stash
  • From Fire Poppies in Summerville, SC - Berry Bowl Sampler by Heartstring Samplery and The Scarlett House, Saltbox Quilt Sampler by With Thy Needle & Thread, 28 ct. Mushroom Lugana, 36 ct. Faun by Picture this Plus and various threads. 

  • From The Stitch & Frame Shop in Rock Hill, SC - Token of Love by With Thy Needle & Threads and 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar. 


Saturday, March 28, 2020

Episode 75


Stitching WIPs
  • Consider the Lilies by Heartstring Samplery - 40 ct. Dusty Road by Seraphim Hand Dyed Fabrics by Laurie and cotton threads. 

  • Mary Barres Sampler by Stacy Nash Primitives - 40 ct. Creme Brûlée by R&R and WDW cotton threads.

Knitting WIPs
Stash
  • From 123 Stitch - silk threads for Jane Cowey and Rachel Long
  • From Nancy Turner - 40 ct. Fabric of the Month
  • From a very kind viewer - Blackbird Designs Sewing Club. 


Saturday, March 21, 2020

Episode 74


WIPs
  • Me & You by La-D-Da - 40 ct. Lakeside Linen (maybe Pecan Butter) and DMC threads. 
  • Liberty's Welcome by Plum Street Samplers - 36 ct. Ligonier Latte by R&R and NPI silk threads.
  • Consider the Lilies by Heartstring Samplery - 40 ct. Dusty Road by Seraphim Hand Dyed Fabrics by Laurie and cotton threads. 
  • Chevron Baby Blanket by Espace Tricot - I love this Cotton by Hobby Lobby in White, Dove and Pewter. 
Stash From Fire Poppies
  • Charts - Heartstring Samplery Consider the Lilies, The Scarlett House Jane Cowey, Brenda Gervais Quaker on Manor Hill and Star Spangled Spectacular, Blackbird Designs My Heart Can Rest.
  • Linen - 40 ct. Dusty Road by Seraphim Hand Dyed Fabrics, 40 ct. Winter Brew by R&R and 37 ct. Legacy in Russian Tea Cake and Corn Tassel. 

Sunday, March 08, 2020

Episode 73


FOs
  • All Joys for Thine by Blackbird Designs - 36 ct. Heartland by Picture this Plus and cotton threads.

  • Birds of a Feather  by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus and NPI silk threads.


WIPs
  • Dorothy Walpole by The Scarlet Letter - 40 ct. Pecan Butter by Lakside Linens and AVAS Soie d'Alger and NPI silk (black for words). 
  • Liberty's Welcome by Plum Street Samplers - 36 ct. Ligonier Latte by R&R and NPI silk threads. 
  • Mary Barres Sampler by Stacy Nash Primitives - 40 ct. Creme Brulee by R&R and WDW cotton threads. 
  • Anniversaries of the Heart by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens and cotton threads. 
Stash
  • From Fire Poppies - threads for Manor at Quaker Hill by Brenda Gervais and Martha S. Scott by GigiR.



Sunday, February 23, 2020

Episode 72


WIPs
  • Dorothy Walpole by The Scarlet Letter - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter and AVAS Soie d’Alger silk threads. 
  • Birds of a Feather (OOP) by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus and NPI silk threads. 
  • All Joys for Thine by Blackbird Designs - 36 ct. Heartland by Picture this Plus and cotton threads. 
  • Rose Wreath Sampler by GigiR - 46 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens and cotton threads. 
  • His Eye is on the Sparrow by Heartstring Samplery - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus and cotton threads. 

Stash

Saturday, February 08, 2020

Episode 71



Finished
  • Jane Stanwix 1843 by Samplers Revisited - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue and the Country Sampler’s cotton conversion. 

Bin of Samplers - Started
  • Rose Wreath Sampler (C. Matthews 1841) by Gigi R - 46 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens and the called for cotton threads. 
  • Sarah Stewart Hardman 1824 by NeedleWorkPress - 40 ct. Vintage Buttercream by Lakeside Linens and the called for cotton threads. 
  • The Plantation Sampler (OOP - Out of Print) by Canterbury Designs - 40 ct. Fog by Picture this Plus and thread conversion by Tanya Brockmeyer. Click here to see her beautiful finished sampler!
  • Mary Barres Sampler by Stacy Nash Primitives - 40 ct. Creme Brulee and the called for cotton threads. 
  • Ann Tong Uffindell 1835 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 40 ct. Creme Brulee and the called for AVAS (Au Ver à Soie) Soie d'Alger silk threads. 
  • Mary Good 1827 by Sassafras Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Lentil by Lakeside Linens and the called for AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads. 
  • Mary Betchell 1810 by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar by Lakeside Linens and the called for hand-dyed silk threads. 
  • Little Redwork Pinkeep by Stacy Nash Primitives - 36 ct. Ligonier Latte by R&R Reproductions and the called for WDW (Weeks Dye Works) thread. 
  • Birds of a Feather (OOP) by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus and the called for NPI (Needlepoint Inc.) silk threads. 
  • His Eye is on the Sparrow by Heartstring Samplery - 40 ct. Legacy or 36 ct. Wren by Picture this Plus and the called for cotton threads. 
  • Frances Eden by Handwork Samplers (OOP) - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens and Vikki Clayton hand-dyed silk threads. 
  • Mary Gail by The Scarlet Letter - 46 ct. Vintage Autumn Gold and the called for DMC threads. 
  • Dorothy Walpole by The Scarlet Letter - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter by Lakeside Linens and the called for AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads
  • Ragamuffin #2: A Quaker Sampler by Shakespeare's Peddler - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar and the called for silk threads.
  • Hariette Elizabeth Coe by Brenda Gervais (With Thy Needle & Thread) - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens and cotton threads. 
  • Maria Shelby Humphrey by Blackbird Designs - 40 ct. Legacy by Picture this Plus and cotton threads.
  • Elizabeth Furniss 1836 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 40 ct. tea and coffee dyed Country Mocha by Zweigart and the called for DMC threads. 
Bin of Samplers - Kitted
  • Spanish Mystery Sampler by Shakespeare's Peddler - 40 ct. Lt. Mocha by Zweigart and the called for silk threads. 
  • Anne Thomas 1854 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar by Lakeside Linens and the called for AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads. 
  • Mary Clayton by Hands Across the Sea Samplers -  40 ct. Creme Brulee and the called for AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads. 
  • Elizabeth Weston 1830 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar by Lakeside Linens and the called for AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads. 
  • Mary Cook 1795 by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Stars Hollow Blend and the called for silk threads. 
  • Lucy Snushall 1847 by Samplers Remembered - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar by Lakeside Linens and cotton threads. 
  • Ann Wright by Samplers Remembered - 40 ct. Fawn by Lakeside Linens and the cotton thread conversion from The Country Sampler
  • Elizabeth Sheffield by The Scarlet Letter - 35 ct. Straw linen by WDW and the called for DMC threads. 
  • Jane Tindall 1864 by NeedleWorkPress - 40 ct. Confederate Gray by WDW and the called for silk threads. 
  • Elizabeth Walsh's Work 1836 by The Scarlett House - 36 ct. Sand by Picture this Plus and the called for cotton threads. 
  • Mary Ann Farmer by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Sand by Picture this Plus and the called for NPI silk threads. 
  • Ann Grimshaw 1818 by The Scarlet Letter - 40 ct. tea and coffee dyed Zweigart linen and GAST (Gentle Arts Sampler Threads) Blackboard.

Sunday, January 26, 2020

Episode 70


FFOs

  • Elizabeth Hunter by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Sand Dune and the called for cotton threads.
  • 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.
WIPs
  • Ann Uffindell by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 40 ct. Creme Brulee by R&R and the called for AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads. 
  • Jane Stanwix 1843 by Samplers Revisted - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue and cotton thread conversion by The Country Sampler. 
  • Mary Barres Sampler by Stacy Nash Primitives - Restarted on 40 ct. Creme Brulee by R&R and the called for cotton threads.
  • The Plantation Sampler by Canterbury Designs - 40 ct. Fog by Picture this Plus and thread conversion by Tanya Brockmeyer. Click here to see her beautiful finished sampler!
  • Rose Wreath Sampler (C. Matthews 1841) by Gigi R - 46 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens and the called for cotton threads. 
  • Sarah Stewart Hardman by NeedleWorkPress - 40 ct. Vintage Buttercream by Lakeside Linens and the called for cotton threads. 
Stash
  • From Fire Poppies in Summerville, SC - Fat 1/2 Creme Brulee by R&R, Mary Clayton and AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads and Fat 1/2 of 40 ct. Lt. Mocha by Zweigart. 
  • From 123 Stitch - Mary Ann Farmer by The Scarlett House and a few NPI silk threads. 
  • From The Stitch & Frame Shop in Rock Hill, SC - Fat 1/4 40 ct. Fog by Picture this plus and Fat 1/8 Vintage Pecan Butter and Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens. 
  • From In Stitches in Alexandria, VA - Fat 1/2 of 40 ct. and 46 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar and fat 1/4 of Vintage Buttercream by Lakeside Linens and two Gigi R charts - Rose Wreath Sampler (along with the threads) and Miss Manners. 

Sunday, December 22, 2019

Episode 69


FO's
  • Ann Rayner 1839 by Threads Through Time - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens and various silk threads (using Paulette Stewart's conversion)
  • Sockhead Hat by Kelly McClure (free pattern) - Twisted Owl Fiber Studio Super Sock - Technicolor Cowgirl (gave away before I could take a picture). 
WIPs
  • Jane Stanwix 1843 by Samplers Revisted - 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens and cotton thread conversion by The Country Sampler
  • Dorothy Walpole by The Scarlet Letter - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter by Lakeside Linens and AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads. 
  • Mary Good 1827 by Sassafras Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Lentil by Lakeside Linens and AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads.
  • Mary Betchell 1810 by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar (Sand Dune?) by Lakeside Linens and silk threads. 
  • Elizabeth Furniss 1836 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Country Mocha by Zweigart and DMC threads. 
Stash
  • From Sassy Jacks in Weaverville, NC - silk threads for Elizabeth Weston. 
  • From In Stitches in Alexandria, VA - Miriam Brocklehurst 1727 by The Scarlet Letter, Me & You by La-D-Da and silk threads for Anne Thomas 1854.
  • From Fire Poppies in Summerville, SC - 40 ct. Creme Brulee for Ann Uffindell and Souvenirs of the Heart - Home for Christmas by With Thy Needle & Thread along with a few threads for the pattern. 
  • From Fibre Space in Alexandria, VA - Miss Babs Yowza in Zombie Prom, Berroco Ultra Wool, 21 Color Slouch Hat kit by Blue Sky Fibers and Pretty Cheep Project Bag. 

Sunday, December 08, 2019

Episode 68

WIPs
  • Mary Good Sampler by Sassafras Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Lentil and AVAS Soie d'Alger silk threads.
  • Mary Barres Sampler by Stacy Nash Primitives - 40 ct. Parchment (Zweigart base) and cotton threads.
Stash
  • From Fire Poppies - Anne Thomas 1854 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers and Merry Old Soul by Brenda Gervais, 40 ct. Stars Hollow Blend by R&R and various threads. 
  • From 123 Stitch - Mary Hawley 1808 by The Scarlett House and Sarah Stewart Hardman by NeedleWorkPress. 
Knitting
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Saturday, November 09, 2019

Episode 67


FFO
  • Caroline Broomhead 1838 by Plum Street Antiques - 36 ct. Ligonier Latte and various silk threads (my conversion). 

FO
  • Elizabeth Hunter by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Sand Dune and cotton threads (1 over 2). Took to be framed at The Stitch and Frame Shop. 

WIPs
  • Ann Rayner 1839 by Threads Through Time - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar and various silk threads (using Paulette Stewart's conversion). 
  • Mary Betchell 1810 by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Sand Dune and silk threads. 
  • Snooty Parrots Sampler by Barbara Ana Designs - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar and various silk and cotton threads (1 over 2). 
  • Ragamuffin #2: A Quaker Sampler by Shakespeare's Peddler - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar and various silk threads (1 over 2).
  • Ann Roberts 1842 by Hands Across The Sea Samplers - 46 ct. Parchment by Weeks Dye Works and Au Ver A Soie 100/3 silk threads (1 over 2). 

Stash
  • From Fire Poppies - Ann Roberts 1842 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers and Thread Drops. 
  • From Sassy Jacks Stitchery - Au Ver A Soie 100/3 threads for Ann Roberts Sampler.
  • From 123 Stitch - Three Gloriana silk threads I was needing for Ragamuffin #2 - A Quaker Sampler by Shakespeare's Peddler.
Knitting