Over on Instagram, there is a delightful hashtag #bewellandstitch where a lot of designers are posting free patterns so that everyone has something to do during this time when we find ourselves social distancing/being under a shelter in place order. I decided to make a quick little chalkboard-style pattern. The pattern hasn't been tested so if… Continue reading Be Well and Stitch
For those who play Destiny 2, you know that Trials came back this weekend. For those who know how I play Destiny 2, you know that I wouldn't play Trials ever. I'd hate to go flawless so many times that Bungie would think I'm cheating and ban me forever. Yeah, that's it. Still, that doesn't mean… Continue reading I Saw What You Did There
Looking for a quick, easy project to make during this busy time of year? Of course you are! This snow globe is a simple and inexpensive (yay!) project to make. You'll need your finished project, clear cellophane wrap, a hoop that will fit your project, fake snow, and some glue and scissors (not shown). You'll… Continue reading Do You want to stitch a snow globe?
So, you wanna stitch a little something for Halloween? And you want it to be based around Destiny? I've got you covered. Actually, I had finished this last year, but hey, we all know how good I am at keeping this blog up to date. Ooh! Spooky! I can practically feel my light fading just… Continue reading Feeling Light-Headed
Hey look! It's the Gambit snake chart that I've finally decided to upload. YAY! Actually, there was quite a bit of editing I did on the fly, so I had to actually carve out some day to make the edits so that everything looks nice and shiny for you guys. And y'all know how I… Continue reading Alright, Alright, Alright
Happy Monday! I hope this last week of March finds you all well. I've been battling allergies all week, you know, sneezing and realizing how much you took breathing normally for granted -- yay spring? (Actually, I love spring -- the longer days, the green trees and the flowers everywhere.) Anyway, this week's emblem is Vex… Continue reading Week 26: Vex Destroyer
A few weeks ago, when Babe and I were watching The Punisher, an idea for a cross-stitch popped in my head. I wanted to make the Punisher skull. That, in and of itself, is nothing surprising. But, I also knew I wanted to use glow in the dark thread's amazing power to do something so… Continue reading One Stitch, Two Stitch…
It started with a tweet Quick! Someone make an epic Wonder Woman cross-stitch since I have too many deadlines and can't do it myself. — Jess (@CraftingGeek) June 4, 2017 It ended with Spykles offering to do a collaboration with me. He makes FANTASTIC pixel art and I knew that he would make something amazing… Continue reading What a Wonder-ful Cross-Stitch
You know, this blog post is beyond overdue. So, in case you couldn't tell, I make a lot of Destiny cross-stitch patterns and rather than having everyone sift through the blog to find them, I figured I should post them here. (Note: This is only a list of the charts I've made myself.) No Spring… Continue reading Eyes up, Guardian
It's getting close to May which means it's time for another #30for30crafting event! Yay! Pick a craft or project(s) (new or old) and be committed to working on it/them for 30 minutes for 30 days. I like to do it in May so you can give yourself a day off during the month, if you… Continue reading It’s #30for30crafting Time!