Much love to All.

Monday, August 27, 2018

Hosting a cross stitch retreat Oct 4- 6, 2019 - Knoxville, TN- join the fun

I am hosting a cross stich retreat Oct. 4-6, 2019

Being held at the Marriott hotel In  knoxville, tn

There will be 40 stitchers gathering together for stitching fun.

Cathy from Hands on Designs will be designing a pattern for this retreat.

Details of cost:

45.00 registration fee -.

129.00 A night for king bed

139.00 a night for double queen beds- share a room and it will only cost 139.00 for both nights plus taxes

Food - walking distance tor Five guys, and three
local restaurants.  Hotel has breakfast and dinner you can purchase from their cafe.  Tons or restaurant options within 10 mins of hotel if you have a car.

Airport is 25 mins away.

If you are driving this time of year the leaves will be changing.  If you want to make a mini vacation spend a couple of days in pigeon forge  or gaitlinburg ,TN , a tourist destination this time of year.  Located 45 mins away.

There  will a fall exchange, not required to participate.

Goodies bags to be given to each stitcher attending.

If you are interested in joining please send me an email at
This is on a first come first serve basis.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Happy August

This pattern is by Stony creek
Fall Quilt leaflet 153
Stitched on AIDA by picure this plus
All done with DMC
I am excited to have this framed

This is a freebie pattern by heart and hand
My nephew was married on Halloween 2017.
Both him and his wife serve in the air force.
I decided to make it a more patriotic piece.

This pattern is by heartstring samplery
Festive little fobs seaside edition
The black wooden tags were purchased
At Hobby Lobby, if you want more details
You can watch My video here

This pattern is by heartstring samplery
Americana edition
The garden is very productive this year
Over 3 dozen picked in one day
The white one is a silver slicer cucumbers

Bundy cake
Blackeyed susans

Purple Rose of Sharon, also known as Althea
I have never seen a purple one and was delighted to plant 
It in my garden. My mom helped me pick it out,
A special find

My Second sprouting of sunflowers

The summer seems to be going fast.
I feel like time is in a speed warp.

Happy August everyone.