There is a new Embroidery Sampler in the Hoop Club. It is colorful. It has 6 stitches for you to try and/or practice. It is available now. And it is FREE! This sampler has been designed to practice the stitches currently available on the tutorial page so make sure you...
I am still trying to make sense of the fact that where we live in the US, August is the month the kids go back to school. The 29th marked our 4th anniversary in this country, yet I still have that "Wait! What? Already??!!" moment when we get towards the end of the...read more
I have spent the last few weeks in a cave. Well, not really in a cave, bats scare the hell out of me. No, I have mainly been hidding under a duvet asking myself deep questions... I have touched on it in one of my latest Instagram post but the good news is that I feel...read more
Lars the Llama has been proudly living on my fireplace ever since completion and whenever I catch sight of him I can't help smiling! When you purchase the PDF Pattern you will get the 15 pages step by step Embroidery Guide and a Stitch Glossary with all the stitches...read more
This year has been a journey with French Mango and I am proud, happy, ecstatic... to finally present to you the very first Kit, Petunia and Paolo the Puffins! Available to purchase as a full kit, it contains: Both Petunia and Paolo patterns to trace (be aware that as...read more
Yes, it is hard to believe it but we've blinked and Christmas is round the corner... So here is a cute little alternative to the Christmas Tree, I give you the Christmas Cactus! Join the Hoop Club and once you have entered your details in the form below, you will...read more
For the very first time in my entire life I am discovering the joys that a flowering garden in Spring can bring. This is our first Spring in this house, when we moved in everything was really well established for the season. Also, at the time I was much more concerned...read more