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GRRRRRR! by Joan Erickson
This falls under the heading of Reading Is A Good Thing with a subheading of Read Carefully 2 Or Even 3 Times Before Starting. I'm about 2/3 done with my current project, a Victorian house. I've been working on the "trees" on the sides and am nearly done. I just noticed last week that 2...
August 27th 17 04:36 PM
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New stash! by Joan Erickson
Well, I now have 2 more projects in my stitching cabinet. One is the Rainbow Bridge pattern I was looking for (on sale...yay!) and the other is Independence Day by Laura Perin. http://tinyurl.com/ycd65w9z I'm going to do it on black, though. I think it will set off the colors better. Not...
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August 27th 17 04:21 PM
by Violet Stitches Go to last post
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Where is everyone????? by Joan Erickson
I guess you must all be out enjoying the nice weather! I've been home playing nurse to DH, who had one knee replacement surgery on May 15, and the 2nd on Monday. He's been keeping me pretty busy! LOL Anyone have any county/state fairs coming up that you're entering? I can't think of anything...
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August 15th 17 04:16 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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Hello from NC! by Raggedyann
Hi everyone! I haven't been here in a long time, but thought I would pop in and say hello! Im living in NC now, and have been busy Sewing and crocheting for my church ministry. I still cross stitch, and have a million projects going at once 😜 Hope you are all doing well! Louise in NC
August 8th 17 08:07 PM
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Anyone in MN? by [email protected]
Hello everyone! So glad to see a group of stitchers with a few recent posts.. I started a google group call SE Minnesota Stitchers but have no idea how to find people who would be interested. This is the only active stitching group I can even find...hand stitching seems to be either a dying art or...
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August 3rd 17 12:47 PM
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Has anyone seen........ by Joan Erickson
....Violet's pics of her hardanger heart on rctnp? She did some lovely work! -- Joan See my pictures he http://ndjoan.shutterfly.com/pictures If worries can cure your sickness, prolong your life, or replace happiness, then go ahead and worry! If they can't, why worry?
July 14th 17 01:32 AM
by Violet Stitches Go to last post
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Rainbow Bridge by Barb L
It would be nice to get some kind of msg if what I sent is helpful. I join the group as I love needlework. I have groups of my own on yahoo one that is 17 years old but not needledworks stuff..plus I have a few of the same groups that are here.. When someone post in my group for help an i send them...
July 11th 17 08:09 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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Laying Tools vs. Railroading by [email protected]
Great info. Now know why I was getting do many ##$* knots. I like a laying tool but it isn't always convenient. Ie. No floor stand.
July 6th 17 11:35 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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Rainbow bridge by Joan Erickson
Hi all, Not that I *need* another project, but does anyone have the pattern only for the Rainbow bridge they'd be willing to part with? I'm looking for the Sue Hillis one but don't want to buy the kit. I thought I'd do it and have it ready for whenever DD loses one of her pets, which...
June 27th 17 08:42 PM
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Stitchville USA and new photos! by Violet Stitches
I finally did it...hubby drove me 2.5 hours to the very first Needlework Shop I've ever been in. I about died of happiness! Stichville USA is in Minnetonka, MN and was pretty hard to find, as it's hidden in the corner of an extensive complex of strip malls. The place is HUGE and stocked with...
April 28th 17 04:07 PM
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have asked before, but hope for more info by gw
Does anyone know what happened to Aardvark Territorial Enterprise--- (ATE) in Livermore, California? I moved, and while moving lost track of them, (they weren't online) and now can't find them anywhere. I actually called Livermore, and got some little girl who had worked six months, who allowed as...
April 27th 17 08:56 AM
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By me ? My name ! by Valerie MIOTTI
I don't want " by me " but can't find how to get my name on my posts ! ( l know.....I'm dumb ! )
April 16th 17 04:47 PM
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Petit point on Penelope 10/20 by Valerie MIOTTI
What is considered the best thread to do petit point on 10/20 Penelope canvas to detail faces , hands etc, the rest of the design is done in wool. I would like to know the brand, ply and needle size as this is new to me. Thank you
April 16th 17 12:17 PM
by Valerie MIOTTI Go to last post
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HELP , Needlepoint on faces by Valerie MIOTTI
I am new to needlepoint, and very ambitiously am doing a "Madonna" by Royal Paris. I have done almost all but have yet to stitch the faces and hands. To me it looks as though I should do this with crewel wool , needlepoint ? ? ? It is a Penelope canvas so possible. I DONT KNOW HOW !!!!!! Can...
April 16th 17 01:37 AM
by Valerie MIOTTI Go to last post
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DMC Flower Threads by [email protected]
On Friday, 4 October 1996 07:00:00 UTC, Donald Wiles wrote: I surfed the web until I found a listing of the numbers for the DMC Flower Threads. I found it in Creative Hand Shoppe under the listing of supplies that you could buy from them. They indicated that the last date it was updated...
April 12th 17 04:17 PM
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Needlepoint by [email protected]
I am new to needlepoint after years of patchwork, and bits of cross stitch, embroidery etc. I am completely hooked I have only done 2 pieces that have been framed and am now working on " The Madonna ". I haven't enough courage to try the charts yet, but have quite a few printed (?) canvases in my...
April 12th 17 11:15 AM
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Post new pics by Violet Stitches
Hello everyone...I started an album at RCTN under my name, Violet Stitches. Here's the link in case you've misplaced it (new people have to join but it's easy): https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/RCTNP/photos/photostream
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March 28th 17 11:56 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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Floss scraps for birds? Don't do it ... by Tess
I recall reading many years ago on rctn about leaving floss scraps out for birds. Always intended to, but, you know, intentions ... Today I read this: http://www.goodknitkisses.com/psa-dangerous-yarn-scraps-for-birds/ Perhaps it's been discussed over the years, but I found this quite helpful. ...
March 15th 17 02:11 AM
by Liz from Humbug[_3_] Go to last post
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Crafting Buddies! by [email protected]
My name is Angie, I live in Suffolk VA. I love doing plastic canvas, There are some areas of the craft I am learning but getting the hang of it thanks to youtube....lol. I am also trying to start selling ...but neeed guideance in that area as well. I am comfortable traveling in the area of...
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March 10th 17 06:33 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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cross stitch lovers: to grid or not to grid? by Violet Stitches
About a month ago I started this cross stitch: http://www.123stitch.com/item/Silver-Creek-Samplers-Promise-of-Spring-Cross-Stitch-Pattern/12-1083 It looked simple and quick, but I made so many mistakes on that big snowflake on the right I ended up having to rip it out three times...the third time...
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March 10th 17 04:17 AM
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