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Good chairs for stitching

Started by Sarah Hearn in Stitchin' Fingers: Site Info, News, & Questions. Last reply by Elaine Cochrane Nov 18. 2 Replies

Hi everyone.I am on the hunt for a good chair to use while I'm stitching.  I have been sitting - mostly uncomfortably - on a futon day bed, but my back is now giving me serious grief so I thought I'd better start looking around.   need good lumbar…Continue

Tags: ottoman, stitching, chairs

When is it rude to stich when you have guests?

Started by Lynn Marsland in Have a cuppa. Last reply by Sarah Hearn Nov 17. 9 Replies

I frequently have overnight guests. Many of my friends and faimly do not stich. When they visit we chat,visit local sites, eat, play games and then usually people start watching television or reading in the evening. It is all very informal.…Continue

Tags: guests, with, stiching

Workshop -- Drawn Thread Sampler by Margaret Bendig

Started by Angelina in Announcements and News Nov 14. 0 Replies

Who: Anyone who loves drawn thread or samplers (ghost…Continue

Tags: Thread, Drawn, Sampler, Workshop

Has Anyone Elso Come Across Embroidery In Literature?

Started by Cathy Pratt in Have a cuppa. Last reply by Donna West Nov 3. 8 Replies

When I'm not embroidering, I am a bit of a fantasy fiction nerd.  As an example, I have read the Lord of The Rings trilogy more times than I can truthfully count.  In the final book there are two paragraphs dedicated to describing in detail a…Continue

Tags: fiction, literature, embroidery


Started by Judith Bernard in Stitchin' Fingers: Site Info, News, & Questions. Last reply by June Sep 15. 17 Replies

I received a comment on my profile (or so it said because I can find it no where) and it sounded like a fellow crafter that wanted to be friends. I stupidly emailed her back, of course it turned out to be a scam, someone from the congo with…Continue

have you knitted with silk yarn?

Started by Carol Riley in Have a cuppa. Last reply by Katy Edwards Aug 31. 7 Replies

Hi, I am looking for advice. Recently, I purchased two skeins of KFI Silk yarn. 100% mulberry silk in Aqua blue No. 106.  It is lovely. Now I don't know what to do with it. I was thinking a slouchy knitted hat but I don't know if silk yarn has any…Continue

Tags: mulberry, KFI, yarn, silk

Introduce yourself

Started by sharonb in For new hands. Last reply by Julie Cartwright Aug 21. 253 Replies

Hi all I thought I would start this group and see if people were interested in joining. If you are here leave a message to introduce your self. Tell us what your fiber interests are tooI will also test the image function and leave some eye candyContinue

How do you determine value for sale?

Started by Lee Anne Rose in General topics. Last reply by Kathe Enright Jul 30. 9 Replies

I have entered my piece Secrets and Eyes for consideration in the Arts in Craft Media exhibition at the Burchfield Penny Art Museum. One of the questions on the application was the value. I have no idea how to determine this. Material costs are low…Continue


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