Category Archives: counted cross-stitch

Finished Stitches

I’ve been on a roll these past weeks. That is to say, a creative roll, making progress on various projects, even completing some. But I have taken short cuts on the home front (neglecting the ironing, dusting, and vaccuming….), I … Continue reading

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Itching to Stitch!

It’s incredible how liberated I feel since my last post. I feel fresh, renewed, filled with the sunshine of this warm spring morning, able to move on to more important, fun things now that I have gotten all of that … Continue reading

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First Stitch

It’s been three months since we’ve been in our house. I’ve sewn curtains, made cushions, hung paintings; my husband has painted walls, assembled and fixed things; the boys have claimed their spaces and left toys and books lying around – … Continue reading

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l’Aiguille en Fête !

Over the Valentine’s Day weekend, l’Aiguille en Fête, another creative, crafty trunk show took place at Park de la Villette in Paris for the 7th year. Unlike the Créations et Savoir Faire show that I went to back in November, … Continue reading

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Day 23 AEDM : Consistent Progress

Today we returned home from our weekend in Toulouse. It was a quick yet very warm visit and I am looking forward to visiting again soon (for Christmas); it is nice to live once again in the same country as … Continue reading

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Day 21 AEDM : Posting While Abscent

This weekend we are in Toulouse, or more specifically, St. Jean at the home of my in-laws. We took off this morning at 6:30 AM and arrived in time for lunch. It is nice to be with family again. The … Continue reading

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20 AEDM : Ideas for my Desires

Yesterday the Salon Créations & Savoir-faire trunk show took off. For this twentieth day of Art Every Day Month, I got to go! It was so exciting to have 18 205 m² (193.750 ft²) of space dedicated to crafts and … Continue reading

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Day 15 : AEDM – Car Rides & Cross-Stitches

I am a big fan of car rides, especially when I am not the one driving! Nothing beats sitting in the passenger seat giving me a chance to either read or be more creative and cross-stitch! As a mother of … Continue reading

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Day 6 : AEDN – Welcome Home, Almost

It’s been almost a week since I began the Art Every Day Month challenge. Now I know it is only the first week, it is still the beginning of the month, but I like the discipline the challenge is requiring … Continue reading

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Day 5 : AEDM – Keys

I am really excited about my creation for today, day four of Art Every Day Month. The idea actually came to me from the latest Marie-Claire Idées magazine. Remember how I went on two days ago about there not being … Continue reading

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