Just a little more and then Catherine of Aragon will be complete.
Henry VIII & Wives, May 15, 2011
I’ve started using my Tanto thread organizer for this project, since the DMC one provided with the kit doesn’t work very well with the partially used threads. I used adhesive labels to label each [...]
Picture from last week, right now more than half the dress is finished. It’s really nice how fast this is stitching up – although it will slow down once I do all the backstitching for this part.
Henry VIII & Wives, April 27, 2011
Sandy Littlejohn’s Summer Ball looks really neat, another project [...]
Here’s a Henry VIII update, it’s coming along slowly with all that backstitch!
Henry VIII & Wives, April 20, 2011
My local Michaels has a lot of cross stitch kits marked down by 75%, it seems like they are getting rid of that section as it’s shrunk by a huge margin. Picked [...]
Here’s my newest project, since I can’t find my working copy of the Peacock’s Lagoon pattern. I’ve always been a big fan of history, and ordered this kit last year after it got rereleased by DMC.
Henry VIII & Wives, March 18, 2011
There’s a healthy amount of backstitching, French knots and fractionals [...]