Category Archives: embroidery

Stitch Sampler Book

I’ve just started a new little embroidery project, I know, I hear you, haven’t I got enough projects on at the moment! Well, I realised on Sunday when I was packing up for Embroiderers Guild that I haven’t got a … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, TAST | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

The Traveller has Returned!

Yesterday I had a great day out at Skipton Embroiderers Guild, not only did we have workshops in the morning (stitching doodle flowers and felting) and an inspiring speaker in the afternoon (Jackie Cardy with her beautiful embroidered felt) we … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, The Travelling Sketchbook | Tagged , , | 11 Comments

Travelling Sketchbooks Review

Today I will hopefully be bringing my travelling sketchbook home from my Embroiderer’s Guild meeting, I haven’t seen it for about six months so it’s pretty exciting waiting to see what everyone has been embroidering for me. This is the … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, The Travelling Sketchbook | Tagged , | 10 Comments

Flower Lattice Stitch-a-long 13

It’s three weeks since I posted about my stumpwork and ribbon embroidery and I’m pleased to say I’ve made pretty good progress. It probably helped that this is one of my favourite diamonds in the embroidery! This is where I … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, Stitch-a-long | Tagged , , , | 33 Comments

Lizzie Stitching Wallet Part 3

About a month a go I signed up for Faby Reilly’s Lizzie Stitching Wallet stitch-a-long. I was planning to make a stitching wallet of some kind anyway as I think it will be useful for Skipton Embroidery Guild days. This … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, Stitch-a-long | Tagged , , , | 26 Comments

A Word About Embroidery

Over the last few months my Embroiderer’s Guild has been creating Travelling Sketchbooks. We’re all in groups of six and each month we have someone else’s book to make an entry for. This is the final book before we get … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, The Travelling Sketchbook | Tagged , , , | 21 Comments

My Lizzie Stitching Wallet Homework

I’ve managed to finish this weeks homework for the Lizzie Stitching Wallet stitch-a-long in plenty of time. This SAL is being organised by Faby Reilly, I’ve stitched a few of her cross-stitch designs now as I really like her style. … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, Stitch-a-long | Tagged , , | 24 Comments

Lizzie Stitching Wallet SAL

A few weeks ago I signed up for a stitch-a-long with Faby Reilly. I’ve stitched a few of her designs as I love her style, so when I saw she was starting a stitch-a-long for a sewing wallet I signed … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, Stitch-a-long | Tagged , , | 15 Comments

Flower Lattice Stitch-a-long 12

It’s three weeks since I last posted about my flower lattice, I haven’t spent as much time as I wanted on it as I’ve been concentrating on catching up with my Down the Rabbit Hole quilt, finishing a little hardanger … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, Stitch-a-long | Tagged , , | 35 Comments

Stars in the Travelling Sketchbook

Tomorrow at my Embroiderers Guild meeting we have the penultimate swop of our travelling sketchbooks, at the July meeting I’ll get my own back again and see what everyone has been stitching for me. In the meantime I had an … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, Serendipity, The Travelling Sketchbook | Tagged , , , | 15 Comments