Category Archives: Houses of Hawk Run Hollow

Fragile

A while back I won a little giveaway on Mr. X-Stitch. The prize was a small stitched piece from Miso Funky, my pick. Today it arrived! Ah the tender mercies of international shipping. I thought the Fragile sticker was a … Continue reading

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A week?

Yeah, I guess it has been a week. In my defense I have been busy. 1. Finished September’s HoHRH block! Only 3 left. I can hardly believe the end is in sight. I even ironed it for picture time. Wow, … Continue reading

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Cat, Hawk, Mermaid, & Is That A Goose?

My husband’s cat once again trying to usurp. Just because your paw is on it, doesn’t make it yours. Don’t be fooled, she is not cute. She is Evil. I did finish block 8 last night. Two changes (remember I’m … Continue reading

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That bird…

had better watch its ass. Or maybe the cat should watch hers, that crow is about the same size and they are plenty mean. This block started rough, I just was not in the mood to work on HoHRH, but … Continue reading

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Drawing a blank for the title

Houses for July is done! A fun block except for a freakin’ dye shift in my Ecru (dmc) thread. I had to pull out and re-stitch the two smallest hills. I also made mistakes in 2 out of 3 of … Continue reading

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Vamps & Kentucky

Apparently I have been bitten by a vampire.  My bitch is that I was cheated out of the hot sweaty vamp sex that is supposed to go with. *sulk* Believe me, I much prefer the thought of being molested by … Continue reading

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I have…

my second favorite battery operated device back. my sewing machine back from the shop. been RAK’d by Stacy, thank you so much. I love it all. That Candy Floss thread would be perfect for a Quaker, and so would that … Continue reading

Posted in Baby Quilt, High Maintenance, Houses of Hawk Run Hollow, Mirabilia RR, Quilting, Stitching | 14 Comments

Stitching away…

What two days on block 6 looks like: I’m feeling pretty good about this block. Knock wood, but I think I’ll finish it this month with no problem. My Mirabilia RR is due to mail the 15th, now that piece… … Continue reading

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Night is falling…

in block 6. Finally. This is what 7 & 1/2 lengths of black looks like (that’s single strands, odd number because I loop start). I’m hoping to put in 6 strands every other day or so until it’s complete. Hopefully … Continue reading

Posted in Caribbean/Mystery 12, Houses of Hawk Run Hollow, Stitching | 11 Comments

Such a great day!

I’ll start off with HoHRH. The house is done! A day early! Joy! Tomorrow I won’t have as much stitching time as usual, we’re going to a baseball game tomorrow evening. Go Pirates! 😀 The house is a big deal, … Continue reading

Posted in Baby Quilt, Exchanges, General Rambling, Hooked On Exchanging, Houses of Hawk Run Hollow, Mirabilia, Quilting, Stitching | 8 Comments