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Space Invaders Cross Stitch

Space Invaders cross stitch is an idea I’ve been considering for a while. I finally got around to stitching some up! I made four hoops – one for each type of space ship and one for the defenders of the … Continue reading

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More Free Printable Christmas Gift Tags

Free printable Christmas gift tags is one of my most popular posts – so I thought I’d do another one, to give all you lovely internet people some more options. I made up some more free printable Christmas gift tags. … Continue reading

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Not in the Christmas Spirit – Plus Free Christmas Cross Stitch Design

The Christmas Spirit is evading me a little this year. Due to some personal issues, which I won’t go into here, my Christmas is going to be very different than I expected. Not bad – just different. I have to … Continue reading

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Mulled Wine Jelly Recipe

Mulled Wine Jelly is the perfect festive gift! It’s perfect for those bring-a-plate events, or for a special little homemade Christmas gift. This is my recipe for Mulled Wine Jelly: Mulled Wine Jelly based on this recipe Ingredients 1 bottle … Continue reading

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Free Cross Stitch Software Review

Free cross stitch software sounded like a dream come true! Imagine being able to design your own cross stitch designs, all for free. And what if you could import a photo and turn that into cross stitch? It would break … Continue reading

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Jar Toppers for Homemade Gifts in a Jar – Mini Tutorial

Jar Toppers can really top off a homemade gift in a jar (pun totally intended). I’ve been thinking on how to really show off this year’s batch of Christmas baking – while keeping my hard work fresh ‘n tasty. Last … Continue reading

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More Christmas Cross Stitch + Free Christmas Cross Stitch Pattern

Christmas cross stitch is a lovely idea, but I haven’t done very well at it so far this year. But at the store the other day, I spotted these sweet little wooden embroidery hoops. It must be the Christmas spirit, … Continue reading

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Printable Christmas Gift Tags

Printable Christmas gift tags make wrapping that big pile of Christmas gifts so much easier! No more running to the store to pick up more, or improvising Christmas gift labels out of bits of cereal box – just print out … Continue reading

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Cross Stitch Sampler Progress

A cross stitch sampler is a big project. Really big. I knew this before I started, but I still went ahead and designed a sampler anyway. Yes, I made my own cross stitch sampler design. Surprisingly, it was easier than … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas – Part One

Homemade Christmas gifts really show you care. It’s already halfway through November, so I’ve brainstormed a few homemade Christmas gift ideas to inspire you to give something handmade this Christmas. Handmade Christmas gifts are more thoughtful than gifts from a … Continue reading

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