Cutty Sark – Midweek Stitchery

My Dad moved to Greenwich about ten years ago.  At the same time I saw a cross stitch chart of the Cutty Sark and thought, “Aha!  Perfect!  I’ll make that for dad’s new house.”  Well, ten years later I still haven’t finished even a tenth of the design. Oh boy, there is a lot of […]

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Windmill

Outside its still and frozen.  The air barely moves.  I prefer roaring winds and brusque breezes.  So, to tempt the weather into compliance I’ve stitched a windmill.  You know, just as a hint. I found the pattern in with a load of cuttings from magazines so who knows where it came from.  I’ve used 16 […]

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Designing…

I’ve been so busy with work and the kitchen that I haven’t found much time to do any stitching.  While my Man was seeking supplies in the DIY shop yesterday, I sat in the car waiting.  I can’t abide sitting idle, my hands have to be doing something, so after rustling in my bag I […]

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