STITCHER OF THE MONTH - JUNE 2020

STITCHER OF THE MONTH - JUNE 2020

July 01, 2020

Here’s a little Hula girl I just did so I can look forward to going to Hawaii in October for my best friend's wedding (where I’ll be a bridesmaid!) I love cross stitching because I find stitching so meditative and relaxing and the patterns are so beautiful. There’s such a sense of accomplishment when you’re done too!

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STITCHER OF THE MONTH - MAY 2020

STITCHER OF THE MONTH - MAY 2020

June 01, 2020

I have one large cross stitch project on the go which is this gorgeous kit that is 8 cats bundled together in a basket of wool, I can't wait to be finished with it and I hope to have it finished and framed ready to put in our new home!

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STITCHER OF THE MONTH - FEBRUARY 2020

STITCHER OF THE MONTH - FEBRUARY 2020

March 05, 2020

For me, stitching is much more than just a hobby - it helps with my horrible anxiety and sometimes depression and although my main source of pride is of course, my daughter who is now 12, it also brings me so much pride, peace and a sense of calm which is something a person with anxiety doesn't get often.

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STITCHER OF THE MONTH - JANUARY 2020

STITCHER OF THE MONTH - JANUARY 2020

January 31, 2020

I can't believe how things have changed. No more backstitching (or very little), they used to recommend that you wash your project in a gentle soap and press it dry. Don't hear of that anymore either . . . several other little things, but things tend to move forward and I sure love what I have started up again!

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CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - DECEMBER 2019

CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - DECEMBER 2019

January 08, 2020

The funny thing is that I started cross stitch classes when I was a teenager and I hated it. That was until last year when my mother-in-law taught me again in a simple and neat way, without knots!

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CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - NOVEMBER 2019

CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - NOVEMBER 2019

December 03, 2019

My mom taught me how to cross stitch when I was 10 or so. I remember charting copies of cross stitch patterns zoomed in to the pixels on MS Paint to pass the time during the summer when I would be stuck in her office at work on a military base in Texas.

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CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - AUGUST 2019

CROSS STITCHER OF THE MONTH - AUGUST 2019

September 01, 2019

Aly says: I'm a bit of a contradiction. I love heavy metal music, gothic clothes and ride a high power motorbike (a Triumph Speed Triple for those in the know!)

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