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...
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
For anyone who may not know, back in October I decided to launch a club for embroidery enthusiasts to either practice a skill they already had or to learn through simple stitches while making pieces they would be proud of. Every month since I have been working on...read more
This is the word I have chosen to be my guide this year. After spending the last few weeks reflecting on 2016 and figuring out what I would like 2017 to be, I have finally surrendered to this word. I say surrender because it has haunted me for days all the while I was...read more
I mean, TWO THOUSAND AND SIXTEEN, wow what a year you've been. You've made me grow, you've made me learn to trust myself, showed me that I could achieve what seemed unachievable and taught me to always doubt and challenge ideas and situations that I didn't like. The...read more
Shall I start with the weather? It is the 13th of Dec, we have had two big snow falls, another one in the forecast for the weekend and an arctic blast heading our way... -27C (real feel) I haven't missed you! Actually I would prefer it if you decided to go and bother...read more