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Latin Quote Cross Stitch Update (sal)

It's been three weeks since I shared my cross stitch with you (how? Time is moving too fast!) I've been on holiday so I didn't think I'd have much progress to share with you but I did rather strategicly decide to do the small gold lettering so it LOOKS like I did lots! Here's where… Continue reading Latin Quote Cross Stitch Update (sal)

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Latin Cross Stitch Quote (SAL)

It's that time again where I share the progress I've made on my cross stitch project. Here's where it was last time when I'd just started: And here is where I am now: Not a lot of stitching but because it's such a simple design it looks like progress haha. You have a full word… Continue reading Latin Cross Stitch Quote (SAL)

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New Year, New Project (SAL)

It's a new year, and with finally finishing the stitching on my Christmas project (which no, I haven't finished up properly yet), it's also time for a new project. I've only just got this started and is going to be a really simple design. A Latin quote, big letters, nothing fancy except I'm stitching it… Continue reading New Year, New Project (SAL)

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Christmas is Here!! (SAL)

I finished it! I have a very Christmassy happy dance to share with you all! The final bells are in place and the fabric has been unrolled. Here is my Christmas cross stitch all finished: By all finished I obviously just mean the stitching. It has not been made into a wall hanging yet. Too… Continue reading Christmas is Here!! (SAL)

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Christmas is coming too fast (SAL)

We're getting so close to Christmas and unfortunately I've run out of time to have my Christmas project finished even though I've made a lot of progress. Here is where I was up to last time I showed you my cross stitch This time around I've managed to finish all the baubles, strings AND the… Continue reading Christmas is coming too fast (SAL)

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Christmas Cross Stitch

Progress has been made on my Christmas cross stitch. Lots of it, Too bad I don't have a way to add another month in before Christmas because it might have actually been done in time but alas. Here's where I was after the last update three weeks ago: I'd just started on that first big… Continue reading Christmas Cross Stitch

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Cross Stitch Update

I haven't got a much progress to show you on my Christmas cross stitch as I'd like. The last couple of weeks have been very busy for me. But I have done some so here is where I was up to three weeks ago: And compared to now: I managed to get the swirls in… Continue reading Cross Stitch Update

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Cross Stitch SAL update

It's time to share some more progress on the cross stitch project I'm working on. More gold stitching but this time the section above what I did last time. I'm still really liking the gold stitching but haven't managed to do as much as I'd like. I'm not going to show you and then and… Continue reading Cross Stitch SAL update

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Golden Stitching (SAL)

After all that testing last time I finally got back to some real stitching and I have to say I am soooo happy with how the gold looks on the project. I chose to use the Kreinik #4 braid in the end (Japan Gold) as it just looked the best to me. It is the… Continue reading Golden Stitching (SAL)