In Issue 11 December 2006:
We introduce you to Janie Hubble from The Cats Whiskers Design Studio. She has designed us a lovely Fairy Wren box top.
With My Grandmothers Hands
Kirsten Edwards discovers that the craft of rag rug making is still alive and well. Join us as we research this thrifty craft in Australasian history. This column also includes Part 2 of The Sime Scottish Sampler.
Schoolgirl Sampler Building Series
This month we have a Victorian brown brick home, complete with a tree and blackbirds.
Part three of Lil Christmas Angels by Pine GlenDesigns. This one will brighten your tree.
All Things Counted
We explore the craft of Cartonnage and how French stitchers combine it with cross stitch. Learn the craft with our cross stitch notions box. Full instructions provided.
Night Before Christmas Scrapbook by Sandy Orton of Kooler Design Studios.
From Test-Tubes to Chart-Packs
Jacinta Lodge discovers that starting a cross stitch business can be testing on your emotions.
Jacinta Lodge shares her first published design with us – Angel, Baby! A great project to teach cross stitch to someone younger.
Blackwork by Lynne Herzberg
Lynne has graciously given us two designs this month. Joy Abounds and 123 Snowman.
Hugs from Six Strand Sweets and Dragonfly Stitches. A quick fun stitch with a lovely sentiment.