• Detail is in the Backstitch September 28, 2009

    Backstitch is among the least enjoyable parts of stitching for me; I say among because french knots rate highly in my least liked list.  I think it comes down to knowing that the project is nearly finished I leave all ...

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  • Getting Behind September 17, 2009

    A catchup with the picture, this is a few weeks ago and I have done some more since so I’ll do another picture soon.  After I rolled the picture on the frame the sewing kicked on a bit and I’ve ...

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  • Ready to roll August 31, 2009

    A quick update for the end of August.  Progress with Woodland Enchantress continues this picture was taken just as I was ready to roll it up on the frame, the bottom is done so now it’s back to the top ...

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  • New Pictures August 13, 2009

    Update with a couple of pictures tonight, first we have the completed TeamWork,part of the Cats Rule series by Peter Underhill.  I like this one because it has a black and white cat in it although he’s not as grumpy ...

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  • Quick Update August 10, 2009

    It’s been a little while since my last update, and although I would like to say that I have been busy with stitching and writing I’m afraid that I haven’t.  And yet as I say that I think back and ...

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  • And stitching on July 13, 2009

    Time for an update to the work in progress, thanks to some time off work and a couple of weekends I’ve managed to make a lot of progress on the woodland enchantress.  I think it’s about a quarter complete now ...

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  • The 'Other' Stash July 6, 2009

    I think it’s perfectly normal for stitchers to have a large pile of kits and patterns that ‘they’ll get around to doing soon’ otherwise it wouldn’t have been given the name of ‘stash’.  But this weekend I was thinking about the ...

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  • Work in progress update July 2, 2009

    Weather has been too hot recently for spending any significant time in front of the computer, so I’ve been making the most of it and getting some stitching done instead.  Time for a latest picture of Woodland Enchantress. I’ve been having ...

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  • Tools of the Craft June 27, 2009

    Whenever I get ready to do some sewing it takes me a bit of time to get ready and this is the reason why.  It looks a bit of a mess but it is actually organised, I’ve got my needles ...

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  • Gallery Added June 23, 2009

    Updated with a gallery of  some of my finished and framed pictures, just some of the many.  I’ll have to gather together those pictures that are waiting to be framed and get some photos of those for another update. At the ...

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