I finished this ‘Just For You’ cross stitch last December, and made the card immediately after. I took some photos of the process and now would like to share them with everybody, hoping that it could be useful to somebody.
I made this cross stitched book /organizer cover about four years ago, circa 2006. After the year has passed, it was stored away inside a box when we moved to our new home.
Crochet is a process of creating fabric from yarn using a crochet hook. Crocheting, like knitting, involves pulling loops of yarn through other loops.
Oftentimes, I feel so horrible when, due to space constraints, I have to throw away things that I feel is still usable. So, I bought books for ideas on how to recycle things and also fun projects for the kids & I.
Teddy here was quite a challenge because of the softer colours - my eyes don't work that well under artificial light. So, I did most of the stitching outside of the house - especially while waiting in the car.
Before I took up cross stitching as a hobby, I loved to crotchet. I finished a few doilies, table mats & afghans but it costs a lot to buy the yarn and over time, I stopped because it took such a long time for me to …