Author Archives: deepinsidemissy

Swan Diving

My start of Chatelaine’s Swan Lake aka Mystery 14. I’m stitching as charted (so far) on 28ct. Light Blue jobelan. And loving it. I think the fabric color is truest in the first picture, threads truest in the third. There … Continue reading

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Take Joy

Quick stitch, quick finish! by Shepherd’s Bush, stitched as charted (except for the mistake I added and wasn’t in the mood to frog). It’s inserted into the recommended box, and the finishing was dead simple. Really, anyone can do this. … Continue reading

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I stitch

I also finish on occasion! Letter L by Mirabilia stitched as charted on 28ct. African Daisy jobelan. Took me about 20 hours to stitch and went off to Jill Rensel for framing today. Stitched for my cousin’s brand new little baby … Continue reading

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Winner, winner, chicken dinner!

The 3 (awesome!) Downside Ghosts books by Stacia Kane are going to…. 10. Ash! Smash Attack Says: December 27th, 2010 at 12:20 pm I have a brand new Kindle, so YAY! My favorite book series of 201o is The Disillusionist … Continue reading

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Birthday wrap up!

Let me tell you all, I opened this package from Kathy Monday morning and for the next 10 minutes the only words that came out of my mouth were “oh my goodness”. Seriously. Yeah, my jaw is still kinda dropping. Kathy … Continue reading

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Birthday Books

It probably hasn’t escaped notice that I am a book junkie. (not my pile – but i could do this if i wanted to) Every year on the Tuesday (book release day is on Tuesdays, just like DVDs) closest to … Continue reading

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A shocking turn of events

Ladies, I don’t know how this happened. Good taste reared its head in my household. Blackbird Design’s 2011 Calendar Footed compote for your scissors and orts! Two vintage* doilies. A fistful of buttons from the vintage button jar along with … Continue reading

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Tack-tastic Part Deux

See what I did there? Classing the place up with some French. And that’ll be the end of the classy stuff. I am a firm believer that EVERY house needs something tacky. Being me, I turn this concept up to … Continue reading

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Questionable Taste Part 1

First in a series of posts where I discuss my taste or lack thereof or maybe it’s all in my mouth. Exhibit A: I like this. Really really like it. Proud of the fact most of those presents are wrapped … Continue reading

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10 on the 10th

This month’s 10 is the 10 best books I’ve read in ’10. Some of these will be entire  series, I refuse to pick just one book from a larger body of work. 1. Stacia Kane‘s Downside Ghosts, 1st in the … Continue reading

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