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About lovetostitch99

Love to stitch, read, listen to music, hike

Jean Hilton’s Puzzle Purse design: Adaptation of the pattern for creating something other than the original project

I am sorry for taking so much time before coming back to my stitching. Reorganization ended up with a life of its own. My original intent degenerated into a real monstruosity and I am still not done, but a wonderful … Continue reading

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New Year 2013

First of all, I would like to wish everyone a wonderful new year full of love, joy, health and great stitching. I am back from a long sabbatical.  When I look at the date of my last post, I can hardly … Continue reading

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When nature gets out of hand, stitching is put on the back burner

A few things have been happening in my stitching world lately, which have been derailing my routine! Things have not been going all that well lately, and stitching problems are the least of them. First a series of bad storms that caused … Continue reading

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Florentine Fancywork has been framed & 4-Way Bargello Orchid has been inserted in a Sudberry trivet

 I have updated my Photoblog “My Stitching Gallery” with two finishes. I had Florentine Fancywork come back from my framer, have taken a photograph and added it to my original post. This link will get you there. I think that the purple … Continue reading

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Trish’s Chinese Flower Painting, lesson 1

For those of you who are wondering when, if ever, I will post about Trish Burr’s Chinese Flower Painting, I intend to work on it today and complete lesson 1. During my numerous attempts, I managed to do the short … Continue reading

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