Sunday, March 31, 2013

Hoppy & Stitching Easter to you

Happy Easter

Clear Lambs are back in stock.  There is a sneak
peak of something new in the picture.  
Do you see it?  Scroll down for the answer.

Mag Friends available and in stock are Clear Lamb,
Black Sheep, Easter Egg (a few turquoise mainly 
light blue) and Rubber Duck. 

                        Carrot and Bunny are sold out but may still be available
                          at some shops.

                   Fob Friends available - Cross, Rubber Duck, Pink Egg
                   and Easter Bunny.  Look at the details. Cross has Fish     
                   crystal and sterling silver cross bead. Rubber Duck
                   has a Rubber Duck lampwork bead. Easter Bunny 
                   has a carrot in crystals and bunny antique silver
                   finishing bead.

Needlepoint: from the left- 

Striped Bunny stand-up - Easter Bucket from A Stitch in Time - San Marino,
finishing Absolutely Needlepoint / Miami.

Shelley Tribbey Easter box, Needledeeva Spring Heart, Rainbow Gallery
Bargello Eggs, Julia's Easter basket - finishing Absolutely Needlepoint/ Miami.

Little Shop - Hoppy Easter & Carrot Village - Market and 2 bunnies with 
their finishing too.

Melissa Shirley Eggs from Nashville Needleworks Club (their finishing too)

Coordinated stitching at it's best! 
Easter Sunday & Sony Tennis in Miami men's finals.
         Easter Egg Canvas - purple like the court.  Egg and Tennis
         magnets and Rabbit scissors with personal Easter Bunny Fob.

                Stitching Tips: Raid your stash.  Don't forget kitted projects.   
                Use tips learned in class and projects.  From David McCaskill's Christmas 
                Tree class - cut variegated threads to use only the colors you want.  
                Haunted House project - make your own Frosty Rays with Flair and Kreinik.

Answer: It is a Pink Pig. (available mid April before Dallas market) Watch the 
blog for new item postings. Some will be available before market and others 
will be Destination Dallas Show introductions.  You won't be disappointed.

Sunday, March 17, 2013

Happy St. Patrick's Day Stitching!

Happy St. Patrick's Day!
(see the new item?)
Maybe you were "lucky" enough to get one of these for your green stitching today.  
Better yet wear it!
Green Shamrock
-Other items available-
Clear Shamrock

Good Luck Fob
Sterling Silver with Clover Crystals and Horseshoe Finishing Bead

Green Alligator 
more like a Crocodile with that snout.  
He is a Limited Edition of 120 
with a pair of bar magnets.

Friday, March 8, 2013

Exclusives Update

Exclusive Magnets & Fobs are all the rage!
As mentioned in a previous post, 
more Exclusives were on the way.

While some were reveled in Long Beach...
Bloomin' Stitches Daisy Logo
and a matching Fob

Bloomin' Stitches
Bloomin' Stitches
Hot Air Balloon
Others are gradually being introduced like...

Kirk & Hamilton Polar Bear
to match their canvas. 

This magnet is ordered from the designer and is
featured in the March/April 2013 issue of NeedlepointNow.

Sheena's Sweet Stitches
distributed through Bedecked & Beadazzled

Stay tuned more exclusives coming soon...