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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

total stitch fail

Well that darn green thing showed up at my house tonight so had to rip out almost everything I stitched last night frig! I am so mad cause I am so close to the backstitching/bead stage grrrrrr.

Well I don't think I will be restitching tonight, instead I am going to figure out another pattern I want to do for a friend and then go to bed. Oh by the way the exam I thought I failed I passed yeehaw. Hopefully I will find out other before friday and if I passed the wine is coming out!!!!

Monday, December 15, 2014

stand

Found out today that my generousness mother in law sent me 100$ for Christmas. I have been having problems holding my q-snaps and with the SAL coming on I thought it might be a good idea to purchase a lap stand for the bigger project.

This is what I decided on, I hope I made a good choice. I will be picking it up on Saturday at my LNS along with the threads for my B&B. I have another stand called the third arm and it holds everything but sometimes I feel its to complicated just for the couch. I think when I get my upstairs back from my FIL it will go permanently up there when I want to stitch in the recliner.


Oh by the way those dumb amo boxes I bought and received today were the wrong ones ugh. Now I have no idea what the right ones were and am so frustrated I wasted my money because its too complicated to send back.



Thursday, December 11, 2014

Late Thursday evening

Well for most of you, you get to stitch this weekend while I get to work :(  Oh well my turn for a weekend. I worked my butt off cleaning and getting things done tonight so maybe tomorrow will be an easy day. Our community has it Crazy Carstairs Christmas  tomorrow night. There is a craft show live nativity,f ire works, Santa, hot chocolate, hot-dogs, and I think crafts for the kids. Mostly done outside so thank God we are having a Chinook wind and its plus 6 instead of -30. Anyways tomorrow night will hopefully be packed of funness for my three year old. I am slowly still getting my tiger ready for the SAL and received the fabric today. I am still waiting to pick up my threads I ordered November to work on my black widow some more and I ordered a special pattern to do for my moms b-day in January but looks like the way Heinzet works I wont be receiving it until summer (over reacting) but really when you tell a store you will have it by the end of November and now its the middle of December its ridiculous! Anyways guess I will have to be an extremely fast stitcher and see what magic I can pull off.

Well jsut wanted to chat so there is whats going on here, hopefully your someplace warm and snuggled in with your stitching.

Intresting read

I found this article today found it to be intresting especially since I am one of those stitchers then have been stitching 10+ years��     read here

Honestly do people still appreciate receiving Christmas cards is it even worth the time anymore? I had these awesome cards made from vista print I hope they just do not go in the garbage can!

My exams are over let the stitchy fest and Christmas stuff begin!!

Tammy

Monday, December 8, 2014

1 to write 1 to go


In 4 hours I will be writing my 3rd exam. I think this one I am not too worried about but concerned. lol The Wednesday exam is another story! But I am on countdown. Can't wait to relax , stitch, crochet and watch some good movies at night again.
Happy Stitching 
Tammy

Saturday, December 6, 2014

I want to stitch!

Thanks for your comments yesterday you thought of things I didn't. My new stitchy friend has started a blog of her own on word press if you want to check it out here is the link to Stitcher of Dreams.
Hope you are having a wonderful weekend, I am procrastinating because I should be studying for my exams but they are so boring to me.  I hope I can get my butt into gear or I am in a lot of trouble for Mondays exam.

May you have no frogs at your stitching chair today.... Tammy

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