The Counted Wishes Cross Stitch Festival was a great success! Thank you stitchers! We hope you enjoyed the wide venue of designers that participated and the variety of cross stitch related products that were offered. We hope to see you at the Festivals in 2011.
To thank all the stitchers for their wonderous support during the Festival, Veeandco is extending their Festival sale until August 31st. Purchase any 3 charts in PDF format and receive a 4th chart in PDF format (of equal or lesser value) for free. Purchase any chart in Hard Copy and receive free shipping (sorry, U.S. only) The sale does NOT include "Name*Flakes" or "FurryPawz Name*Tags".
"MY STITCHING" ~~ Have you ever noticed how your stitching has made you forget how to cook and clean? There's a reason for that! These humorous words say it all. Charted in DMC. Suggested fabric- your choice. Model wonderfully stitched and creatively finished by Mary I.
"TOO MANY COOKIES?" ~~ Rudolph warns Santa not to eat that last cookie. Now what will Santa do? Charted in DMC, Suggested fabric- your choice.
"O HOLY NIGHT" ~~ Beautiful ornament to remind you of the reason for the season. Stitched with a DMC Variegated floss. Suggested Fabric- Your Choice. Model exquisitely stitched by Joann R.
"CHRISTMAS TIME PILLOW" ~~ This humorous poem, written by a dear friend, tells it like it really is at Christmas Time. . Charted in DMC. Suggested fabric- 28/32 Laguna Opalescent White or Pale Blue. Thank you Mary I. for this beautiful pillow.
"MRS. SCARECROW" ~~ All dressed is pinks and blue, she is ready to scare off those nasty critters that dare enter her field. Charted in DMC floss. Suggested fabric- Coffee Dyed aida. Model stitched by Linda S.
"HALLOWEEN MAGIC" ~~ Quaker motifs make this witch's hat and caldron full of Halloween Magic. Charted in DMC. Suggest fabric- purple hand-dyed aida.
Done in GAST colors Royal Purple, Woodrose, BlackCrow and Sugarplum.
"HAPPY HAUNTING" ~~ Ghost, bats, pumpkins and a spider are ready to go-a-haunting this Halloween. . Charted in DMC floss. Suggested fabric- 28/32 dark blue Jobelan. It would also look nice on a pale orange Jobelan.
"FALL INTO AUTUMN" ~~ Autumn leaves gently dropping into the pumpkin patch show signs that Fall is here. Charted in DMC but would look nice done in hand-dyed
floss. Suggested fabric-28/32 Jobelan, pale orange.
"BLACK CATS OF HALLOWEEN" ~~Halloween wouldn't be complete without Black Cats! You will receive both patterns. Charted in DMC floss. Suggested fabric colors- purple, orange or yellow. Model stitched on a hand-dyed purple. Many thanks Joann R for your beautiful stitching and finishing techniques.
"AUTUMN QUAKER" ~~ Crows and a pumpkin are true reminders of the Fall Season. Charted with DMC. GAST Expresso Bean for DMC 310. Fabric of your choice. Model beautifully stitched by Dee G.
Till next time...Happy Stitching!