May 5, 2010 Nikki

I knew it wouldn’t take long to finish Sunkissed but I didn’t think it would be that quick.  The last stitches went in last night and were completed well before midnight before taking a couple of quick pictures of it.  […]

Juggling Time

April 13, 2010 Nikki
Sunkissed 9th April

Bit of a later update than usual and I’m showing progress on Sunkissed that I only worked Monday to Friday last week.  It’s getting there now, decided to work up the right hand side and get onto that last sunflower, […]

Rotation Changes

March 21, 2010 Nikki

I’m nearly there with SunKissed now, about three quarters of the way through and heading up to the final sunflower head that fills the top right hand corner.  I might have got more done this week but I’ve been suffering […]

Sun Kissed Update

February 28, 2010 Nikki
Sun Kissed 28 Feb

The main thing I notice when I switch back to the sunflowers is how big the stitches are.  This is done on regular 14 count aida and after the tiny stitches of 25 count these feel so big.  Most of […]

Quick Quick Slow

February 8, 2010 Nikki

After two weeks of feeling that I’ve been making quick progress on my sewings it all seems to have slowed down this week.  But I’ve finished the main sunflower and stitched most of one of the leaves a nice colour […]

Good Progress

January 24, 2010 Nikki
Sun Kissed Cross Stitch

Very often with sewing I have found that it’s difficult to tell how fast a picture is progressing.  Sometimes I can spend most of the day working on something and feel like I haven’t made any progress at all.  Other […]


January 10, 2010 Nikki

Since starting on the detailed and time consuming Heaven and Earth Design picture I decided that I would allow myself to have two sewings in progress at a time to keep the enthusiasm going.  I got off to such a […]