Friday, 30 October 2009

Autumn Leaves

Leaves turning red and brown.

{pattern here}

Wednesday, 28 October 2009

Tropical Fish

Pretty pastel tropical fish, swimming among bubbles and seaweed.

{pattern here}

Monday, 26 October 2009

Valentines Hearts

Aren't these sweet?

Very country.

{pattern here}

-And click on the picture for the pattern.

Saturday, 24 October 2009

Blue & White Sampler

This sampler would be simple to update and personalise.

I just love the blues. - I'm a blue & white fan ;)

{pattern here}

Thursday, 22 October 2009

Sepia Fish

Stitched on cream or lemon fabric, this fish cross stitch pattern would look very effective as a cushion insert.

You could easily substitute colours in another hue (such as my ever-favourite blue) for a different look entirely.

{pattern here}

Tuesday, 20 October 2009

Fish Whirl

A striking fish design that makes you stop and stare.

{pattern here}

Sunday, 18 October 2009

Christmas Bauble

A cute little blue & silver Christmas tree bauble to mount in a card.

You could also sew some backing onto it and make it into a real bauble for your tree.

{pattern here}

Friday, 16 October 2009

Bless this Home Sampler

Another lovely housewarming gift.

I'm going to tackle this one myself, for our home.

{pattern here}

Wednesday, 14 October 2009

Pink Skull

Perfect for halloween, this funky pink skull will add a bit of extra fun this year.

I like the 'roughness' of the shapes.

{pattern here}

Monday, 12 October 2009

New Home

A super-quick cross-stitch for someone moving house.

{pattern here}

Saturday, 10 October 2009

Playful Kitten Cross Stitch

Cute and friendly little kitten, tangled in her pink ribbon.

{pattern here}

Thursday, 8 October 2009

Vintage Christmas Tree Ornament

This year, get busy and festoon your tree with handmade decorations in the colours of your choice.

Why not have a try at making some other shapes, too?

{pattern here}

Tuesday, 6 October 2009

Plates on Shelves

This pattern is one of my personal favourites.
It would be very easy to substitute blues or greens for reds, and have an entirely different look.

You must first register (free) before downloading this pattern.

{pattern here}

Friday, 2 October 2009

Fairytale Princess Castle

The lovely turreted towers and flags floating in the breeze on this fairytale castle are magical.

Substitute favourite colours or add some accents with metallic threads.

{pattern here}