Stitch out of Time

A stitch in time saves nine, but a stitch out of time avenges them

29 Mar More cross stitch Latin! Brought to you by finals week panic.

More cross stitch Latin! Brought to you by finals week panic.

14 Mar

Guess who got really excited about shiny new red aida fabric finally arriving in the mail!

08 Mar I’ve figured out what I want to stitch next

I’ve figured out what I want to stitch next

16 Feb I stitched up the pattern I threw together last week into a teeny tiny bookmark. I think it’ll fit nicely in one of my Loebs.
I probably should have used four strands instead of three; I’d forgotten how big 14-count fabric is.

I stitched up the pattern I threw together last week into a teeny tiny bookmark. I think it’ll fit nicely in one of my Loebs.

I probably should have used four strands instead of three; I’d forgotten how big 14-count fabric is.

16 Feb

I want to stitch something Les Mis themed…not sure which version I prefer

Anybody got other short quote ideas?

10 Feb Guess who really doesn’t want to do any work

(In my defense, I needed a small, simple bookmark pattern that I could experiment with finishing techniques on)

I made the border with a tight stem stitch in mind, but obviously back stitch could work too.

Guess who really doesn’t want to do any work

(In my defense, I needed a small, simple bookmark pattern that I could experiment with finishing techniques on)

I made the border with a tight stem stitch in mind, but obviously back stitch could work too.

09 Feb I was trying to come up with a classics-y valentine cross stitch pattern, and this is what came out

What do you mean this isn’t romantic

(~Tell your valentine that they’re one-of-a-kind~)

I was trying to come up with a classics-y valentine cross stitch pattern, and this is what came out

What do you mean this isn’t romantic

(~Tell your valentine that they’re one-of-a-kind~)

04 Feb Another cross stitch commission! “Perfer et Obdura” - endure and be strong.
(What were the odds of two people in a row requesting quotes from the Amores? Actually, given my blog, probably not that low.)

Another cross stitch commission! “Perfer et Obdura” - endure and be strong.

(What were the odds of two people in a row requesting quotes from the Amores? Actually, given my blog, probably not that low.)

22 Jan A finished cross stitch commission! Text from Ovid’s Amores.

A finished cross stitch commission! Text from Ovid’s Amores.

20 Jan

Ok, just one more! Sorry; couldn’t resist taking a few photos of the two of them together.

(Individual posts for Enjolras and Grantaire)