Monthly Archives: April 2015

Weekly Craft Update – April 27, 2015

Hello my lovelies!

It’s been a good week for the cross stitch. I’ve really been focusing on that, so my crochet probably won’t have updates for at least another week or so. 

I occasionally suffer from some insomnia, and let me tell you, Netflix and cross stitching at 3am is very soothing. It kept me from focusing on how early I was awake, as opposed to thinking about how little sleep I actually got lol.

I am not the fastest stitcher in the world, but I am very pleased with my progress this week. Especially since I have gotten to my first edge! That always excites me when I can get to them, since that starts really giving me a real idea of the size and scope, and how much I have left. So, look closely, I have found the bottom edge, only three stitches, but hey, progress is progress!

Here is the picture for this week. Excuse the wrinkles, I finally got the fabric cover for my 8×8″ q-snap (which I totally love now since I still use a smaller frame even for the bigger pieces, it’s easier to hold onto for me), but since I’ve been working on the bottom, the top half has been kind of rolled and tucked under the cover to keep it out of the way.

  
Have a wonderful week everyone, keep smiling! As always, check out my Etsy site (click about me up top, the link is in there) and if you can, give my shop a favorite and let me know, I’ll reciprocate!


Weekly Craft Update – April 20, 2015

Okay… So not so weekly the past few weeks… I’ve slacked off, I keep meaning to do this and I kept forgetting. 

I have been working some, not as much as I would like, but some. I do plan on trying to get back into it this week, and taking the time. No really good excuses, really, just distracted and other things going on. *giggles*

In other crafty notes, I am FROG’ing the afghan, and will start it over, again, sometime this week. The ripple was not lining up correctly so I either read the instructions wrong, or completely miscounted somewhere. I am determined to learn this skill though, so I will get back to it and figure it out. I know when I get it right in the first few rows, I will have it. 

The moment you’ve all really been waiting for, cross stitch update picture!

 

 

Have a great week everyone. Check out my etsy when you get a chance, it’s on my list to add more to it soon too. Keep smiling!


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