“Tut, Tut! It looks like rain!” The entire time I was stitching this pattern I had the raincloud song from Winnie The Pooh running through my head. “I’m just a little black raincloud, hovering under the honey tree…”. I apologize in advance if that happens to you as well.
I love Thanksgiving. It’s my absolute favorite holiday, and not because of the food (though delicious food definitely helps increase my love). I try to practice gratitude all year long, but the additional push toward thankfulness during Thanksgiving season makes it all the more meaningful. It’s a simple holiday all
You may think of singing birds as a Springtime occurrence, but around here that’s not quite so. We hear birds in the spring, of course, but my favorite time of year for birds is the fall. We moved into this fixer upper house in October, four years ago. One of
This weekend has been full of kids’ sports (a swim meet and a soccer game) and house projects. Now I’m looking forward to our traditional weekly pizza and a movie night and some uninterrupted stitching time. Today’s free pattern would go along really well with the mistletoe pattern I shared
This is one of my favorite patterns of the whole series. I am so pleased with how it turned out and I think it is going to make an adorable addition to our Christmas decor. I stitched the leaves and stems with split stitch, the ribbon with backstitch and the
Continuing with the 31 Days of Free Embroidery Patterns, today I’ve got these cute Halloween candies for you! Speaking of treats, my 21 month old is a little obsessed with candy right now. He doesn’t have it often, but one time (ONE time!) I bought him a sucker while
As part of my Creative Habits Challenge for this year, May was all about drawing embroidery patterns. I have millions of ideas in this noggin of mine (just ask my dear sister/sounding-board). It felt like time to release these patterns from my brain and onto paper, so I drew one