Cross Stich Update (September 2016)

This past year, my love for the sewing needlework art of cross stitch has taken me by surprise and a powerful passion. While I have been stitching on and off since around the age of fourteen, when I made my first stamped cross stitch quilt… This year I have discovered all sorts of new techniques and challenges and I’m loving every minute with a thrilling excitement. At this point, I have started two HAED projects (long term, huge one over one designs of full coverage). I discovered Heaven and Earth Designs when I was looking to complete my seasonal fairies from a beloved artist Ruth Sanderson. I had started out with two Dimensions Kits of Fall Faerie and Woodland Enchantress. Right now, I have one completed page of four finished on the fall faerie and the woodland enchantress is completely stitched except for a bit of backstitching and beads. I. . .

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In the Arms of an Angel (FFO) #xstitch

She is finished. #crossstitch #xstitch #xstitchersofinstagram #xstitching #xstitcher #crossstitching #crossstitcher #crossstitchaddict #dmc #kreinik #jobelan #28count #wichelt #linen #morningdew #inthearmsofanangel #lavenderandlace #angel #miscarriage #healing #therapy #millhillbeads #beading #pointdecroix #seedbeads #petiteseedbeads from Instagram: http://ift.tt/2d563Aq

In the Arms of an Angel (full) #xstitch

Trying to upload again with s watermark. I’d love to share more of my work! #pointdecroix #crossstitch #xstitch #xstitcher #crossstitching #crossstitchaddict #dmc #kreinik #millhillbeads #wip #craftblogger #beading #needlework #lavenderandlace #miscarriage #inthearmsofanangel #angel from Instagram: http://ift.tt/2cLDGEZ

Cross Stitch hair conversion from blonde to brunette with DMC codes

For those that have asked. Here is my hair conversion from blonde to brunette. I hope this might help others from time to time in your personalized projects. #xstitch #crossstitch #lavenderandlace #inthearmsofanangel #xstitchersofinstagram #crossstitcher #crossstitching #crossstitchaddict #pointdecroix #stitchersofinstagram #stitchmaynia from Instagram: http://ift.tt/2bu8MTI

In the Arms of An Angel (ready for beads!) #wip #xstitch

I got extensions in the mail today. Now finally she all fits on the frame in one view. Now I just need to be brave enough to start beading. #crossstitch #crossstitchaddict #inthearmsofanangel #jobelan #28count #lavenderandlace #angel #miscarriage #millhillbeads from Instagram: http://ift.tt/2craS5w

“In the Arms of an Angel” #xstitch #WIP

Hair and skin is complete on angel and baby as of today. Now to work on her dress. “In the Arms of an Angel” Lavender & Lace designed by Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum. Stitched on 28ct Wichelt Morning Dew Jobelan. 2×2. Skin 1×1. Stitched and hair color conversion by Margaret Chind, Creative Madness Mama. #xstitch #crossstitch #embroidery #sewing #needle #angel #mood #miscarriage #lavenderandlace #jobelan #28count #morningdew #crossstitchersofinstagram #xstitchersofinstagram #stitchmaynia #pointdecroix from Instagram: http://ift.tt/293PFMs

It’s been nine days since my miscarriage…

Hi all. I’m not ready to come back to the internet. I’m not ready to return to my blog. I’m pretty sure I’m not ready to pour out all my emotions. I’m not sure if I’m ready to share my thoughts. I owe you some reviews through the TOS Crew. (LearnBop, MySchoolYear, Veritas Press Online Self-Paced Bible.)  Until I can get them from page to post, please feel free to read the crew reviews. I also owe you a few book reviews. Know that I am enjoying Sarah Sundin and Michelle Moran as per usual as a one statement recommend their latest reads. Reviews to come. I need the fog to lift a little more first. Pretty much the only online interaction from me is sporatic updates from instagram across the social networks sharing progress on my “In the Arms of an Angel” cross stitch Lavender & Lace piece which. . .

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