So, I found these little embroidery pouches at Target and, in my usual manner, decided to drop all other projects and start this immediately. I decided I was going to do a Destiny themed one. At first, I didn't think I would be able to fit an emblem in the design, but I found Rain... Continue Reading →
I am super pleased to finally announce and publish today this hopefully interesting article about the DMC Coloris range. Here, we're going to not only be looking at the primary project I've completed using one of the DMC Coloris threads, but also what the range looks like in actual stitches and a comparison with the other current multicoloured thread available - DMC Colour Variations!
After finishing my batch of Christmas cards and ornaments this year, I thought that there had to be a better way to finish off the ornaments than felt, a glue stick, and a heavy book. Imagine my delight when I saw Craftnik's video on Instagram showing off adhesive felt. I quickly went on Amazon and... Continue Reading →
Original blog post was written by @emzolv on July 29, 2020 and was reposted to this blog with permission. Hey everyone! Okay so this has been a long time in the making, so I apologise profusely for the delay that this has taken. I could sit here and wax lyrical with excuses but frankly – this is very... Continue Reading →
One of the most commonly asked questions I get asked is, "What program do you use to make your patterns?" so I figure it's well past time for me to actually, you know, write a blog post about it. The simple answer is, I use STOIK Stitch Creator 4. The question that should come after... Continue Reading →
So, Icon for Hire released an album out in October. And I'm just now getting to the review. (Yes, my time management needs work.) So, yes, Icon for Hire released their second album in October and it is pretty epic, but if you're looking for an exact copy of their first album "Scripted", don't look... Continue Reading →