2023 Works In Progress

November 26, 2023 Nikki
Nikki B flosstube video screenshot

My 2023 WIP Parade – about time I recorded another flosstube video, and here it is – my full coverage cross stitch WIP parade. I’m looking forward to seeing more of these from other stitchers in the coming month or […]

New Toy and a Page 1 Finish

March 27, 2012 Nikki
System 4 Lapstand

Just a quick update before I turn the pc off for the night. First my new toy arrived safe and sound after a slight delay at customs.  It’s a System 4 lapstand and q-snap holder and I love it.  Seeing […]

Little Princess Row Finished

October 8, 2011 Nikki
Little Princess 8th October

Getting back to Little Princess after a break to stitch on Curl Up seems to have given me a speed burst on Little Princess.  I left her with half a page to finish before getting onto the last page of […]

Falling in Love

June 4, 2011 Nikki
Computer Catastrophes page 1

One of the things I am constantly trying to find as a stitcher is ‘The Perfect Setup’ a setup where I will be so comfortable I can while away the hours stitching, stitching, stitching.  I’ve been a lot more comfortable […]

Confession Time

May 1, 2011 Nikki
Whispers 29th April

It was all going so well. I’ve been making really good progress on Whispers and was getting to the point of deciding whether to start page 5 or to get back to Little Princess for a few days after the […]

New frames and framing pictures

March 15, 2010 Nikki

Some good news this week I finally framed Woodland Enchantress.  I found a place online which had just the type of frame I wanted which was a relief after the local framer I used closed down and relocated out of […]

Tools of the Craft

June 27, 2009 Nikki

Whenever I get ready to do some sewing it takes me a bit of time to get ready and this is the reason why.  It looks a bit of a mess but it is actually organised, I’ve got my needles […]