Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Brittercup Designs

First ornament for this year. I will be finishing the ornaments in November...just in time to put on the tree. This is from the 10Th Anniversary Collection of Just CrossStitch Christmas Ornaments 2006 huggerz laurel

Monday, May 17, 2010

Three Christmas Ornaments

The candycane design is from the February 1989 issue of Leisure Arts, from the Calendar chart by Regina J Walters (Designs With Scissors).
This ornament's design is from Vermillion's Alphabet Soup leaflet (Leisure Arts, 2005). It's stitched on 28 count jobelan.

Monday, May 10, 2010


This is not the christmas theme, but I have tried to sew a biscornu together with pearls, and after that was not so difficult, as I had thought, I am dreaming of christmas decorations with pearls in gold, red , green, and silver or blue, and lots more.....

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Star Topiary Ornament

Star Topiary Ornament
Hillside Samplings
2000 JCS Christmas Ornament Issue
32 ct Natural Light Linen, GAST and WDW Floss
Stitched by
Carol S.

Santa ornament

I've had this chart for many years. The design is Santa Face from LA 604 Here Comes Santa Claus (1988).

Monday, May 03, 2010

Three Christmas Ornaments

These are my first three completed ornaments for 2010. They are all stitched on 18 count Aida with DMC floss and Mill Hill beads plus some other non-branded beads. The larger ornament is adapted from a Barbara Mock design, from the 1992 Dimensions leaflet Christmas Quickies II. The candy cane ornaments are adapted from a Calendar design by Regina J Walters for Designs with Scissors in the February 1989 issue of Lesure Arts.

Sunday, May 02, 2010

Silent Holy Night Ornament

Silent Holy Night Ornament
32 ct Willow Green Belfast Linen, GAST Shaker Threads, WDW Floss
Stitched by Carol S.