Category: Orts

A Triple Finish Day

A Triple Finish Day

Granted, these are not huge projects, but they are still things that needed to be finished. I have just gotten so busy lately that I went to scheduling stitching for certain groups on certain...

A Shout-Out

A Shout-Out

It isn’t often that I can give this kind of recommendation, so treasure this. Many many people are leery of dealing with online purchases, especially downloadable charts. I have three sites in particular that...

Fingers have been quietly working….

Fingers have been quietly working….

It has been a busy end of spring here. My husband and I took a short trip to Eastern Finland just a couple of weeks ago. It was so nice to get away and...

The Power of Backstitches

The Power of Backstitches

I don’t always have a chance to demonstrate just how powerful backstitching can be. For one, I often backstitch as I finish an area, so getting a picture with just the cross stitching done...

Outstanding Service!

Outstanding Service!

If you follow this blog, you know that I have been having a hard time finding certain items. I am so used to the complete needlework shops that have all the necessary items, plus...

Now just what is she making?

Now just what is she making?

Here’s the first crop of tiny designs. What are they going to be? Well, originally I was going to make them into small pins or button covers. The bunnies make cute earrings, too. But...

Welcome to my latest project! 0

Welcome to my latest project!

Welcome to my latest and craziest project — an online needlework shop. Over the next month or so, I will be opening an Etsy shop to sell my small completed cross stitch ornaments, magnets,...