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Wednesday, June 30, 2010

2 In 1 Day!

Lucky me! Elisa had my name in two exchanges and here is what she made for me.
First up for the Lizzie Kate round 5 she stitched part of the Liberty Sampler and made it into a pinkeep for me. 


Secondly here is a lovely pillow she stitched for me in the Seasonal Exchange group (link in my sidebar if you would like to visit us, we are open to new members).  This one is a SanMan Original design which was a freebie and its stitched using DMC threads, she also attached all these beads around the outside to the ricrac.  Too cute!


I have also finished my Lizzie Kate round 5 piece for my partner and just have to make it up in its finish.  Then I will start stitching on my seasonal exchange piece.  Elisa was super quick for both these exchanges.
Until next time, happy stitching
Lisa

Friday, June 25, 2010

ABC

I received my HOE ABC piece from Malinda.
Malinda stitched an online freebie from a french website, using HDF's "Perfect Red" to stitch the design. Isn't it devine!! And what a fabulous flatfold she made it into, flatfolds are one of my favourite finishes.
Many Thanks Malinda.


I have recently finished an ornie for Conny in our Private Ornie Group, today I have to find the perfect fabric to go with it.  And last night I started stitching on the LK Round 5 piece.  August and September are big months in stitching for me.  3 exchanges and a birthday I have to stitch for, so I am going to be busy for a little while.

Until next time, happy stitching.
Lisa

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

A Few Things To Share

I have been busy lately stitching a little something for myself inbetween my exchange stitching.
I recently bought some new stash and this was one of the charts I picked. 


Plum Street Samplers "Hare's Spring"
Stitched using DMC on cream 28ct Lugana

I plan on stitching the Hare's Summer to go with it aswell, but that one will have to wait till my next break in exchange stitching.

Speaking of exchanges here is a wonderful piece I received from Conny for the Lizzie Kate Exchange Round 4.  She especially chose the June stamp for me as it is my birthday month.  I love it, its soo colourful and cheery!!  Thanks Conny!


And next up here is the Little House Needleworks piece ABC123 I finished at the beginning of the year.  I wanted a special finish, so I sent it off to Vonna at The Twisted Stitchers Finishing Service and asked her to make it into a wallhanging for me.  This is the beauty that she put together for me.  WOW!!!


Thank you all for your continued visits and comments, I really appreciate them all.
I still have some charts up for grabs in the previous post so if anyone is interested please check them out.  Don't forget I am happy to trade.
Until next time, happy stitching.
Lisa

Saturday, June 12, 2010

Scissor Keepers

I took part in a scissor keeper exchange at Exchanging with BeckySC.  I had to send to Katie and this is what I chose to stitch for her.


Brittercup Designs "Spring Is In The Air"
Stitched using DMC on natural linen

And I received mine from my partner Sharlotte yesterday.



BBD "It's Berry Time"
Stitched using Crescent Colours "Wild Berries" on linen

Thank you Becky for such a wonderful exchange and Sharlotte for my lovely piece.
Until next time, happy stitching
Lisa

Sunday, June 6, 2010

For Sale or Trade

Hi everyone,
I have the following charts for sale or trade.  Some are kits (I will list this next to the description), all are in excellent condition.
If you are wanting to trade for some charts, then a list of my designer likes and other stitchy likes are listed in my sidebar.  I am open to any trade so please email me with a description of what you have and we can work from there.
If you are wanting to buy, please email me your choices and I will tell you a combined price with postage, I can only accept Paypal for overseas buyers, if you are in Australia then please contact me if you dont have Paypal.
As soon as items are sold or are pending a trade or sale I will place a note next to them.
My email address is under my profile in the sidebar or just leave a comment with your email details and I will get back to you.
Many Thanks

The Cats Whiskers - Alyssum Scissor Pocket (includes Dinky Dyes silk "Coolibah") - SOLD
Knotted Tree - Winter Floral Sampler - SOLD
Cherished Stitches - A Christmas Bouquet 2002 - SOLD
Ewe & Eye & Friends - Primitive Moon

Ewe & Eye & Friends - Joy
Ewe & Eye & Friends - Cottage House

Canterbury Designs - Washday Again!
The Needle and I - Seasonal Accents Samplers - SOLD
Erica Michaels - Random Thoughts of Winter
Erica Michaels - Random Thoughts of Spring

Curtis Boehringer - Halloween
Curtis Boehringer - Thanksgiving
Mosey N Me - Here Comes Halloween
The Silver Needle - Witch Way (comes with leftover perle cottons) - SOLD

Cedar Hill - Berry Patch Rabbit
Mount Forest Frameworks - Lucky (includes charm) - SOLD
Elizabeths Designs - Dear Friend - SOLD

Dimensions - We Believe in Santa (comes with chart, floss and fabric only - 14ct aida)
Lena Rose - In the Dark Needleroll & Scissor Fob
The Victoria Sampler - J is for Juggler
Bessie P Gutmann - In Disgrace

Until next time, happy stitching
Lisa