I am planning a trip to the Holy Land and am wondering what I might find while there that would be good for stitching. I do believe there will be beads. Does anyone know of other things to look for?See More
Sharon B here waving. Take a Stitch on Tuesday or TAST will re-run in 2012. Everyone is welcome.Sign up is on the TAST 2012 information page on my blog Every Tuesday the new challenge stitch is posted there A big thanks as the TAST logo stitched by AnnetSee More
"Hey Amy, There is a book for left handers. I have it and I love it. It is called Judith Baker Montano's EImbroidery & Crazy Quilt Stitch Tool. I got it on Amazon. It has 180 different stitches. check it…"
"I use the stitch and flip on a foundation piece. I like it best because I have my base already cut to the size I want and it is just a matter of stitching the pieces to it and when I get to the edge, I know I am done. Then I can start…"
"Thanks Deb, It may take me a while to do the stitches as i need to address my threads and I have to get online to study the different ones i need to do. I think my embroidery books all run and hide when I start looking for them. …"
"Well, here is my buried treasure. I have gotten this far but am not so sure about the stitches. I did one last night and it was horrible so I ripped it out. Must go practice and see what i can come up with. I need thicker…"
"Thanks Deb, It makes sense what I am seeing in your pebble. I never thought of Wooly Nylon. I hope to start mine tomorrow. Have been gathering threads, fabric and my bumps. Have been studying some of the stitches to get…"
"Beautiful work ladies. I am still collecting and will get my fabric in order today. I also need to address the thread. I have some embroidery floss and some thicker thread, however it is all over the place so must round it all up…"
"I work at our hospital gift shop on Thursdays and found some bead bracelets on sale for a buck. I bought them and cut the beads off. They are off-white, gray, brown, cream, etc. Perfect beads for my sand pebble. I am…"
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I love fabrics and everything that goes with it. I have a mid-arm quilting machine. I love crazy quilt blocks with embroidery threads, ribbons and beads. I have been featured quilter in our quilt show and was guild president for three years. And best of all, I am a christian and love the Lord.