Wednesday, June 3, 2009


design: Kim Hargreaves from BREEZE
materials: cotton/silk yarn; clover needles #3 #5; addi 3.25mm
Finally I finished my homework. yes we have a small knitting/crochet group. each month we choose one or two projects to knit/crochet together, and to have fun together:)

Sunday, May 31, 2009

Button Cartonnage

pattern design:The Cross-Eyed Cricket #136 Remember Me... by Karen Hyslop
materials: linen fabric (box); Irish linen 28ct; mop buttons; dmc thread
this box was made for my mop buttons collection.

Reversible Tank Top

design: Caddy Melville Ledbetter from Mother-Daughter Knits

Bird Thread Keep

my first hand-made thread keep. pretty good, isn't it? :)

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Sofie 1920 Sampler 

chart:Petits Rouges by Muriel Brunet et Francoise Ritz
fabric:Irish Linen 28ct
thread: Carrie's Creation Hand-dyed floss "Heart on Fire" & "Wedegwood"

I stitched this small sampler at the Victoria Day long weekend, although I did three evening shifts straight. Poor me:(

Souvenir de France

fabric: 100% cotton evenweave 28ct
floss: Carrie's Creation Thread "Wedgewood"

I love the pattern at the first sight. As soon as I saw the chart being posted this morning, I started stitch and I finished it! Oops, did I have lunch today?

Thank you so much Barb and Alma!

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Lacy Cartonnage

This box was designed and made for my laces collection.

The fabric is Moda's Dandelion Girl.