Unusual ball constructed from small pieces sewn together, first embellished with beautiful winter-inspired stitching. Three panels are stitched together for each piece, then the pieces are stitched together to form the ball. What fun!
Rhapsody in White in an Ukrainian white work band sampler measuring approximately 10.5 inches by 14 inches. It will fit nicely in a standard 16 by 20 frame. This is a big, beautiful piece packed full of stitches. The stitches are mostly intermediate level. It is worked on 28 count linen with pearl cotton 8 and 12. This chart is big - 24 pages full pf photos and graphs.
Oh so sweet and frosty! Stitch this cute little mouse in its winter house in cool blues and whites. Includes: Color Cover, 12-page Stitch Guide, 24" of Ribbon, White Felt, Chipboard for base, Silver Crystal Beads, White Pearl Beads, Silver Bell, Mini White Pompom, Lavender Blue Snowflake Sequin, Wired String Tail, Ant. Brass Button, Orange Toothpick Nose. Limited Editon – not available for order once sold out.
Store all your beautiful stitching tools in this luscious Stitcher's Etui! We carry a limited quantity of solid wood trays 11" x 15" to fit. Orrr.. frame the little sampler to hang on your walls. Orrr.. finish the pocket, scissors case, needle case and magnet separately! Excellent instructions and colour photos are included in this leaflet, and a DVD is available too (by special order only).
“Stitching Under the Oaks” Needlepocket was created to convey that sense of loving cameraderie we feel as we stitch together. It is stitched on a light blue cashel linen with lovely silk flosses, to reflect the beautiful blue skies and bright colours of Florida, a tropical paradise where I’ve taught some special students. The flamingo charms are a whimsical touch. You will find many additional specialty stitches and tidbits on both the front and the BACK of this pocket.
Beautiful cross stitch chart featuring corner rosebut motifs and butterflies on each side. Busy bees in each corner buzz around smaller rose motifs. Includes a few specialty stitches - complete instructions.
Create this wonderful Stitchers’ Etui that doubles as a mantle-top Christmas Tree decoration! Buttons and beads make ornaments for the branches and white stitching make whites icing. Under the bargello skirt are four snowy scenes. The pincushion fits inside and one side opens to reveal a place for your scissors, elasticized bands for other needlework tools. You can add rings to hold your flosses!
What a neat advent calendar! 24 ornaments have stitched fronts and plain backs - hang them all up on a pinboard with the backs facing out, then turn one around every day from December 1 to the 24th. The fronts have pretty spot sampler designs and spell out a message: "We wish you a Merry Christmas". Click here to see a video showcasing the ornaments.
This seventh addition to the Gingerbread Village is stitched on Gingerbread colored linen and is dripping with white icing, and elegant roof details. Richly decorated with Christmas buttons, Doubles as a box for your needlework tools and scissors! Stitched with yummy overdyed silk flosses, Perle Cottons, sparkling beads and delicious looking ‘candy’ buttons!
A gorgeous purse to hold your needlework smalls! The front, side and back panels are done with two colours of linen, lined with matching dupioni silk, as are all the matching smalls; the scissor fob heart, the pipkin, and the combination scissorskeep/ needlebook, all fully hand-stitched.
Thread & bead pack is available in Accessories (below)
Stitch this delicious and fragarn Gingerbread Bakery to add to your Gingerbread Village. It is dripping with icing and lots of decorative candies to welcome the hungry visitor. Finishing instructions included. Look for more Gingerbread Village additions in future years!
What a fun, unusual pin cushion!! A little reminscent of an octopus, this very interesting design features 8 squares folded on the bias and stitched together to form a curious, uncommon shape for a pincushion or decoration. Sure to be a conversaton starter!
Hallowe'en version (Ghoultown Gala) available by Special Order.
“Whether together or far apart, you are the sister of my Heart." Stitch this beautiful feminine and heartfelt “Sister” Sampler! Elegant and timeless, yet fitting more modern decor, this sampler is just the thing to celebrate your own sister, or those who are sisters of your heart. You will enjoy stitching bands of specialty stitches, flowers, and lovely Hardanger lace, as you work with the overdyed silk flosses chosen for their joy and happy feelings. Design size: 268h x 64w (19.1”h x 4.6”w) stitched on 14 ct or over-2 on 28ct Model: 28ct Raw Linen Cashel
Easter is a wonderful time of year, full of hope and renewal. In this sampler we’re on the hunt for yummy chocolate and candy eggs the Easter Bunny left for the kids. What fun and laughter, as they run all over in heady anticipation of their treasures!
Create this beautiful Heart Etui and matching Biscornu and Scissors Fob! The entire set is a symphony of Hardanger Lace, sparkling beads, and beautiful Buillion Knot roses made of luscious silk flosses and Perle Cottons. Take a live Webcast Class online and learn with Stitching and Finishing videos... check out the Stitcherama class with everything!
A Gingerbread Cottage and Pinkeep are so cute, you’ll be tempted to take a bite! The Cottage is dripping with icing, has different coloured windows, and lots of decorations like delicious looking ‘candy’ Snow Buttons and tiny Gingerbread Men Buttons (included in Acc Pack). Display all pieces; the Candy Cane Cottage, Church, Stitching House and Tree Etui on your mantle for the Holidays!
This beautiful purple and yellow Spring Box is the second of four seasonal needlework boxes for you to finish yourself! The lid top is fully embroidered while the sides are finished with bright purple cottons.
Inside you can tuck the matching pinkeep, scissors case, and scissors fob.
Accesory pack available by special order - please enquire.
a sampler commemorating the Battle of Vimy Ridge: a World War 1 battle fought primarily by Canadian soldiers in France, and which has become a symbol of Canadian national achievement and sacrifice. It is stitched in silk, but overdyed cotton and DMC floss conversions will be available. It will be written in the JDD sampler style of writing little notes on why Jeannette used what she did in each row and the significance. Available for pre-order – will be shipped starting in January 2017
Four delightful designs are included in one book. “Hearts and Diamonds”, “Pastels”, “Cascading Hearts”, and “Heartstrings” There’s a design for every taste with alternate color choices and/or backgrounds given for each design. Approximate finished size of each piece is 3.5” x 3.5”
Vines of Morning Glories twine over your canvas in captivating shades of Wisteria, Aqua and creamy yellow. The silk Perles used in this design are brand new hand-dyed silks from Artisan Yarns and are a delight to work with.
These three designs were created to introduce basic canvaswork techniques to the beginner stitcher. Intermediate level stitchers will also benefit from the variety of stitches, including Amadeus, Rhodes, Bowties, Sprats Heads and Walnettos.
Approximate size of the finished designs is 3" x 4".
Beginner Skill Level