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“I drink and I know things”

So here we are again: at the end of a great Steotchalong! The end: And after a wash: It looks like my pen may have left some marks on my piece, so when I get back to home port, I’m … Continue reading

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Steotchalong 2016: Almost done!

So, I finally caught up with the patterns! I’m actually working on some other patterns now while I wait for next Monday. Pattern 8: Not creepy at all with no eyes…. Pattern 9 got down to the details: I can’t … Continue reading

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Steotchalong 6 and 7: the catching up

So, I fell a bit behind on the steotchalong – like 2 weeks. It turns out my injury was a tinsy-tinsy bit more serious than I originally thought. But I’m doing really well now! Now I only have a little … Continue reading

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Mystery Steotchalong 2016: Pattern 4

I have people at work that are pretty invested in my progress of this piece. We have a kids show every 4 or 5 days (depending on the cruise) and one of the people n the show watches my progress … Continue reading

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Mystery Steotchalong 2016

I’m finally caught up with the patterns! This is what I have so far, just having finished pattern 3: Pattern 4 looks like it’ll be nice and easy (besides the gold…why did I opt for the metallic again??), which is … Continue reading

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Steotchalong 2016: The Beginning

It’s that time again! Time to stitch something for 2 months that I have absolutely no idea how it’s supposed to look at the end.  It actually started like 2 1/2 weeks ago, but I just signed on a new … Continue reading

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Framed Finish, and an update

So first, I framed the StarWars mystery stitch: Yaaaaaaaaay! Soon I’ll post a picture of all the cross stitch in my cabin. So…everything else is pretty secret. We got a swap deadline coming up (have I mentioned how excited I … Continue reading

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Steotchalong Finale: No Longer a Mystery!

The end is here! And this is what it looked like right after I finished it: And then I washed it: There were several phrases to choose from, including a few iterations of “home sweet home,” but I already have … Continue reading

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Mystery Steotchalong: Part 7

All the backstitching is done!!! All that’s left is the words!    I cannot wait to turn this project into a gif. 🙂 There are several phrases to choose from, and I think I’m going to have trouble choosing lol … Continue reading

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Mystery Steotchalong: Part 6

Whew! Three-fourths done with this! I can’t wait to be finished! The backstitching does help with the creepiness, as I predicted. This one was super easy, and I finished it in a day, but I couldn’t finish it earlier because … Continue reading

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