Monthly Archives: January 2015

Have you ever tried a
Pony Needle?
they have colored eyes to help distinguish their sizes

I’m going to give them a try
Krystal loves them!
(thanks for bringing them to our attention Krystal)
They come 6 to a package.
We are carrying 24 – 26 and 28 tapestry.
and the packaging is pretty cute!
each package retails for $3.00
.Let us know what you think.
Treasured Tools
Needle Pocket and Scissors Envelope
A beautiful way to store and travel with your sewing supplies
I love the idea of keeping your needle sizes organized
.
and instruction for a beautiful little scissor case too.
 Stitched on 32 count linen
pattern cost is $12.00

Are you in the mood for Valentines?

Love birds
stitched on 32 count fabric
with instructions for specialty stitches:
Florentine – satin stitch – web stitch – elongated smyrna – leviathan
pattern cost is $8.00
Love Letters
stitched on 32 count
with instructions for specialty stitches:
crossed elongated cross – leaf stitch – rice stitch – jessica stitch – woven heart – web stitch – herringbone – eyelet – long half rhodes – satin stitch – rhodes heart – pulled cross – pattern darning – bargello – elongated smyrna – double four sided – overlapping cross – wow!
Pattern cost is $10.00
Mother’s and Daughters
by Victoria Sampler
“A special bond that spans the years Through laughter, worry, smiles and tears,
A sense of trust that can’t be broken A depth of love at times unspoken,
A lifelong friendship built on sharing, Hugs and kisses, warmth and caring…”
Such a beautiful sampler full of sweet sentiment.
Now the challenge is, can you get it done for Mother’s Day?!
As with other Victoria Sampler Designs it is filled with specialty stitches:
Cross Stitch, Petit Crosses, Arrowhead Stitches, Modified Rice, Satin Stitches, Scotch Stitches, Captive Scotch, Single Cross Eyelet, Eyelet Hemstitch, Bargello, Honeycomb Hemstitch, Basted Arrowhead, Herringbone, Kloster Blocks, Partial Greek Crosses, Dove’s Eyelet, Woven Bars.
Pattern – specialty thread – soie perlee – beads
cost is $74.99
Sampler and Antique Needlework
collection 1991-2000
That is 21 issues!
Compiled onto one DVD!
Looking through back issues to find that one pattern you remembered seeing has never been easier.
The DVD has fully searchable PDF files, and printer-friendly chart.
You can search issue by issue or by word or phrase.
I think the DVD case says it all:
DVD cost is $45.00