Monday, March 01, 2021

Episode 95



FOs
  • Jessie Watson c. 1816 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 40 ct. Cafe au Lait by Zweigart and AVAS Soie d’Alger threads. 
  • Harriette Elizabeth Coe by With Thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens and cotton threads. 
  • Dorothy Walpole 1774 by The Scarlet Letter - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter and AVAS Soie d’Alger threads. 
WIPs
  • Jane Southward by GigiR - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar and silk threads (Attic Needlework’s conversion). 
  • Harriett Salt 1866 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 56 ct. Cafe Au Lait Kingston linen by Zweigart and AVAS 100/3 silk - color #681. 
  • Mary Barres Sampler by Stacy Nash Primitives - 40 ct. Creme Brûlée by R&R and WDW threads. 
  • Susanna Lynch 1862 by Lila’s Studio - 40 ct. Tea and Coffee Dyed Zweigart linen and GAST threads. #stitchAsia stitch along. 
Small Starts
  • Ann Gott 1848 by NeedleWorkPress - 46 ct. Straw by WDW and Classic Colorworks threads. 
  • Seven Sheep Sampler by The Scarlett House - 36 ct. Morning Coffee by XJuDesigns and silk threads. 
Stash
  • From Sassy Jacks Stitchery - Elizabeth Harding 1792, Harriett Salt 1866 and Mary Lea 1793 by Hands Across the Sea. 
  • From Hoop & Frame - AVAS Soie 100/3 threads for Ann Morison by Hands Across the Sea. 
  • From Hobby House Needleworks - Fat 1/2 of 56 ct. Cafe au Lait Kingston linen by Zweigart. 
  • From 123 Stitch - AVAS Soie d’Alger for Elizabeth Harding 1792 by Hands Across the Sea. 

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Sunday, February 14, 2021

Episode 94


FOs
  • Forever & Ever (small design) by Brenda Gervais - 40 ct. Clay Pebble by Silkweaver and  cotton threads. 


WIPs
  • Jessie Watson c. 1816 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 40 ct. Cafe au Lait by Zweigart and AVAS Soie d’Alger silk threads. 
Stash
  • Attic Needlework - Jane Southward by GigiR and silk threads (conversion by the Attic) and Ann Gott by NeedleWorkPress. 
  • Hobby House Needleworks - 56 ct. Cafe Au Lait linen and 100/3 silk threads for Harriett Salt 1866. 
  • The Stitch and Frame Shop - 40 ct. Antique Lace by Seraphim, 40 ct. Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens, Little Deeds Sampler by The Scarlett House and Classic Colorworks threads for Ann Gott. 

Friday, February 05, 2021

Episode 93


FFOs

FFO’d Again!
  • Elizabeth Hunter by The Scarlett House - 40 ct. Vintage Sand Dune and the called for cotton threads. 
  • Caroline Broomhead by Plum Street Antiques - 36 ct. Ligonier Latte by R&R and silk threads (I changed some of the colors and those can be found here). 
FO
  • Pink Sparrow Sampler by With Thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Buttery by Lakeside Linens and cotton threads. 

WIPs
  • Harriette Elizabeth Coe by With Thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens and cotton threads. 
  • Anne Thomas 1854 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers - 36 ct. Vintage Examplar by Lakeside Linens and cotton threads. 
  • Rose Wreath Sampler by GigiR - 46 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens and cotton threads.
  • Isabella Johnstone by NeedleWorkPress - 32 ct. Parchment by WDW and Belle Soie Silks (2 over 2).  
  • Louisa Barny 1892 by Reflets de Soie - 36 ct. Old Stationary by Seraphim and AVAS Soie d’Alger. 

Kitted Projects
  • AC Bluebird Quaker Sampler by Sassafras Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Strawflower Lakeside Linens and cotton threads. 
  • Our Lasting Friendship by Blackbird Designs - 36 ct. Heartland by Picture this Plus and cotton threads. 
  • EF 1864 Sampler by NeedleWorkPress - 40 ct. Mayflower Mocha by R&R Reproductions and NPI silk threads. 

Saturday, January 23, 2021

Episode 92


FOs
  • Margaret White 1841 by Sassafras Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter by Lakeside Linens and DMC threads. 

WIPs
  • Pink Sparrow Sampler by With Thy Needle & Thread - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter by Lakeside Linens and cotton threads. 

Stash
  • From Hobby House Needleworks - AVAS Soie d’Alger for Jessie Watson by Hands Across the Sea Samplers. 
  • From The Stitch and Frame Shop - 40 ct. Bees Knees by Seraphim and WDW Louisana Hot Sauce for The Red House Sampler by The Sampler Company. 
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*I didn’t list all my WIPs, but if you search through my blog you can see past pictures and/or descriptions of them. 

Friday, January 15, 2021

Episode 91


FOs
  • Merry and Minty by Brenda Gervais (With Thy Needle & Thread) - 40 ct. Vellum by Picture this Plus and the called for cotton threads. 
  • The Best Time of the Year by Brenda Gervais (With Thy Needle & Thread) - 40 ct. Brenda’s Brew by R&R and the called for cotton threads. 
  • Hannah Jenkinson Sampler by Stacy Nash Primitives - 36 ct. Ale and the Country Sampler’s cotton thread conversion

WIPs
  • Gathering the Greens Sampler by Stacy Nash Primitives - 40 ct. Vintage Fawn by Lakeside Linens and the called for cotton threads. 
  • Margaret White 1841 by Sassafras Samplers - 40 ct. Vintage Pecan Butter by Lakeside Linens and DMC threads. 
  • Mary Barres Sampler by Stacy Nash Primitives - 40 ct. Creme Brulee by R&R and the called for WDW threads. 
  • Mary Lindsay 1828 by Chessie & Me - 36 ct. Latte by Fiber on a Whim and the called for cotton threads.
  • Noel Sampler by Brenda Gervais (With Thy Needle & Thread) - 40 ct. Dusty Road by Seraphim and the called for DMC threads. 
  • Harriette Elizabeth Coe by Brenda Gervais (With Thy Needle & Thread) - 40 ct. Vintage Lt. Examplar by Lakeside Linens and the called for cotton threads. 
  • Winter Rose Manor by Brenda Gervais (With Thy Needle & Thread) - 40 ct. Brenda’s Brew by R&R and most of the called for threads (I made three changes - WDW Brick instead of WDW Cayenne, WDW Cinnabar instead of GAST Woodrose and WDW Parchment instead of GAST Roasted Marshmallow. 
  • Bells on Christmas Day by Blackbird Designs - 36 ct. Faun by Picture this Plus and the called for cotton threads. 
Christmas Stash
  • Seven Sheep Sampler by The Scarlett House
  • Flea Market Souvenir by Blackbird Designs
  • Antique Family Sampler 1839 by Lucy Beam Love in Stitches
  • Louisa Coulimore by Hands Across the Sea Samplers
  • Faith, Hope & Honor by Carriage House Sampling’s
  • Linen from Fire Poppies - 40 count Hogbristle and Up in the Attic by Fox and Rabbit Designs, 36 ct. Ligonier Latte, 40 ct. Mayflower Mocha and 40 ct. Patriot’s Brew by R&R Reproductions. 
  • Linen from The Stitch and Frame Shop - 40 ct. Vintage Examplar, Pecan Butter and Strawflower by Lakeside Linens, 36 ct. Old Stationary and Thesbe by Seraphim Hand Dyed Fabric by Laurie and 40 ct. Brenda’s Brew by R&R Reproductions.
  • Linen from Ye Olde Cross Stitchery - 40 ct. Mayflower Mocha by R&R Reproductions.