Author Archives: Rachel

Vine Stitch

Vine might be dead, but we all still have our favorites, right? One of my favorites is the “Toss me my Keys” series. Well, Frank’s favorite vine is the “Hey Duck” one:   So, obviously: The fabric is the same … Continue reading

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Dog Blanket

I have some home improvement projects I’m working on, so I went out to Lowe’s the other day. That store just so happens to be right near Joanne’s, which I don’t go to very often because it’s a little out … Continue reading

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This cross stitch is not for you…

Again, it’s been a while since I posted. Partly, it was because of this non-motivation I’ve been having. Sometimes, I really really want to stitch, but I just…don’t. Partly, I’ve been working on a bigger huge project (that’s been documented … Continue reading

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omfg…it’s September?

Okay, so…I haven’t posted in like 2 months. I’ve had on and very off days. During this time, I finished two stitch-a-longs: the Steotch-a-long 2017 and the MadXStitcher Summer 2017 Mystery Stitch-a-Long. I struggled pretty hard with them, to be … Continue reading

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Steotchalong Week 2

Last night, I finished Pattern 2! The jury’s still out on the letters. Are they really letters? Or are they just tricking us, and they’re other designs? If they are letters, what are they going to say? Usually for the … Continue reading

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End of June and Beginning of Steotchalong 2017

Last month was fairly productive, and I’ll be posting a pic of my Last Airbender progress soon. In the mean time, my ORTs don’t look like much, but I’ve been stitching with single threads. Meanwhile, the 2017 Steotchalong has begun! … Continue reading

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For the love of dogs

In April, I participated in a couple Reddit Gift Exchanges, and one of them was for dog lovers. The person I received as a giftee had been shafted on their last exchange, so I wanted to do something special for … Continue reading

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Demons and Angels

One of my favorite books of all time is Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett. It is a phenomenally witty piece of literature, and I reread it at least once a year. I always recommend the real paper … Continue reading

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you look fine

Almost a year ago, I was pretty severely injured at work. A theatre drop landed on me, pulling my ear from my scalp a bit, perforating my ear drum, and hitting my head. Obviously, in the moment, getting my ear … Continue reading

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30 for 30…take two…

So April was not a particularly…productive month in terms of crafting. I felt pretty blah the entire month, preferring to lie in bed doing nothing on my off hours instead of even playing a video game or watching a show … Continue reading

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