Category Archives: Caribbean/Mystery 12

Enjoying your turkey coma?

I know I am. Love me some turkey. And tomorrow is turkey & dumplings – ambrosia in gravy. ¬†Speaking of Thanksgiving, I’m so proud of myself. For the first time I made my grandmother’s stuffing/dressing. It’s a giblet dressing and … Continue reading

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The place where all the cool stuff is…

my stash. ūüėČ Yeah, I went shopping. Problem? Didn’t think so. Marie Antoinette. Oh yes. Floss toss on Silkweaver’s¬†African¬†Daisy. Planning to start soonish. Quilty magazines & JCS (it has a Brooke’s Books which makes it an auto buy). My problem … Continue reading

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Only one left

The second to last Halloween package has been delivered to its new home. Taken from Prairie Moon’s For Thine is the Trick and Treat. Stitched on 28ct black joblean with DMC glow in the dark (Cathey’s checking on the truthiness … Continue reading

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New Stitchy Nest

I has a chair! Many moons ago I had a stitchy chair, $25 auction find. We had a long and lovely¬†relationship¬†– sadly all things must come to an end. About 4 years ago it was retired to the great charity … Continue reading

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What I did this Sunday.

(Besides wish Jeff Reed to hell, or at the very least to the nearest Sheetz bathroom. Douche. ) I put 2 more lengths of thread into Eek! House. It’s actually done all in colonial & french knots (so far I’ve … Continue reading

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I'm just contrary

Remember how I stitched Salem Sisters with 1 over two? Well Cast Your Spells was supposed to be stitched that way too. Of course I did it my way, 2 over 2. (Thank you again Michelle for loaning me the … Continue reading

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In case you're wondering

It’s a lantern. What you thought my first shot would be a whole fairy? I started on the far right hand side. I’ll stitch the lanterns and then move on to The Leader of The Pack Fairy. I like it, … Continue reading

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