31 December 2006

Swans bookmark




Design: Swans
Designer/Source: 500 Cross-Stitch Blocks by Anna Davidson
Website: www.amazon.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida   Color: pale blue
Floss: DMC, chart-indicated
Started: ?
Finished: 31 Dec 2006
Size: 1¼ " x 6"
Goofs: none
Purpose: bookmark
Available? Yes

15 December 2006

Celtic knot ornament

xmas present for myra

Design: Celtic knot
Designer/Source: Celtic Charted Designs by Co Spinhoven (?)
Website: www.amazon.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida
Floss: DMC
Started: ?
Finished: 15 Dec 2006
Size: @ 3" square
Goofs: none
Purpose: Christmas gift
Available? No

03 November 2006

Traditional Santa

santa claus (crystal)


Design: Santa
Designer/Source: "Christmas Gentlemen" leaflet by Marilyn Ganoré
Website: www.amazon.com
Fabric: 18 ct. Aida   Color: oatmeal
Floss: DMC, chart-indicated
Started: ?
Finished: 03 Nov 2006 @
Size: 2" x 3"
Goofs: none
Purpose: Christmas gift/ornament
Available? No

Medieval Santa

medieval santa (emma)


Design: Medieval Santa
Designer/Source: "Christmas Gentlemen" leaflet by Marilyn Ganoré
Website: www.amazon.com
Fabric: 18 ct. Aida   Color: oatmeal
Floss: DMC, chart-indicated
Started: ?
Finished: 03 Nov 2006 @
Size: 1¾" x 3"
Goofs: none
Purpose: Christmas gift/ornament
Available? No

16 October 2006

Triskel coasters

triskel xmas gift (jenn)


Design: Triskel coasters
Designer/Source: Celtic Art in Cross Stitch by Barbara Hammet
Website: www.amazon.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida
Floss: DMC, chart-indicated
Started: ?
Finished: 16 Oct 2006
Size: coaster-size
Goofs: none
Purpose: Christmas gift
Available? No

08 October 2006

Good Knight

Medievel project done!


Design: Knights (the rest improvised)
Designer/Source: Clare's Celtic Cornucopia
Website: www.celticstitchery.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida
Floss: DMC, mostly chart-indicated for the knights
Started: ?
Finished: 08 Oct 2006 @
Size: 9¾" square
Goofs: none
Purpose: undecided
Available? Undecided

Just Ducky birth announcement

pre-personalization     Finished ducks!


Design: various ducks
Designer/Source: Dawn's Cross Stitch
Website: www.dawnsxstitch.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida   Color: pale blue
Floss: DMC, chart-indicated
Started: ?
Finished: 08 Oct 2006 @
Size: @ 6" x 8"
Goofs: none
Purpose: none at first, evolved into birth announcement
Available? No

22 August 2006

Boo-Boo Triskel




Design: Triskel
Designer/Source: Celtic Cross Stitch: Over 40 Small, Exciting and Innovative Projects by Anne Orr and Lesley Clarke
Website: www.amazon.com
Fabric: denim shirt
Floss: DMC
Started: Aug 2006
Finished: 22 Aug 2006
Size: @ 3"x 3" +/-
Goofs: none
Purpose: to cover a bleach stain on the shirt.
Available? No

19 August 2006

Triskel motif bookmark

triskel motif bookmark


Design: Triskel motif
Designer/Source: Celtic Art in Cross Stitch by Barbara Hammet
Website: www.amazon.com
Fabric: 14/18 ct. Aida
Floss: DMC
Started: ?
Finished: 19 Aug 2006
Size: @ 1½" x 7"
Goofs: none
Purpose: bookmark
Available? No

15 May 2006

"Myra" bookmark

for her b-day, greens on 14hpi


Design: Amalgam of several design pieces from freebies/books. Celtic stitch text generator at Celtic Cross Stitch site
Websites: www.celticxstitch.ie/cgi-bin/stitches.cgi (text)
www.dunmanidesigns.co.uk (knot)
www.birdcrossstitch.com/crossstitch (dragonfly)
(swirl) ?
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida
Floss: DMC
Started: Jun 2006
Finished: 25 Jun 2006
Size: @ 2" x 6"
Goofs: none
Purpose: bookmark/gift... for Myra.
Available? No

"'In hospitality, the chief thing is the good will."

  

Design: Pineapple
Designer/Source: Alita Designs
Website: Website: www.alitadesigns.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida
Floss: DMC, chart-indicated
Started: Apr 2006
Finished: 15 May 2006
Size: 6¼" x 5½"
Goofs: none
Purpose: gift for Mother's Day
Available? No
Notes: And she finally got it framed 3½ years later...

28 April 2006

"Pocket Garden..." bookmark




Design: portion of "Pocket Garden of 4-Leaf Clovers" blackwork
Designer/Source: Stitchin'Spiration
Website: www.stitchinspiration.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida   Color: black
Floss: DMC
Started: ?
Finished: 28 Apr 2006
Size: 1¾" x 5¼"
Goofs: none
Purpose: bookmark; I only stitched @ 2/3rds of the whole piece.
Available? Yes

17 April 2006

Celtic Assissi bookmark




Design: Assisi design by Dunmani Designs
Designer/Source: Dunmani Designs
Website: www.dunmanidesigns.co.uk
Fabric: 14ct. Aida   Color: black
Floss: DMC
Started: ?
Finished: 17 Apr 2006 @
Size: 1¼" x 4 78"
Goofs: none
Purpose: bookmark
Available? Yes

16 April 2006

Celtic knot bokmark




Design: Celtic knot
Designer/Source: Dunmani Designs
Website: www.dunmanidesigns.co.uk
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida
Floss: DMC
Started: ?
Finished: 17 Apr 2006 @
Size: 1 116" x 5 58"
Goofs: none
Purpose: bookmark
Available? Yes

03 April 2006

Celtic Triskel #2




Design: Celtic Triskel
Designer/Source: American Whimsey Designs/Judith Choffin
Website: ??
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida
Floss: DMC 924
Started: ?
Finished: 03 Apr 2006 @
Size: 2 38" round
Goofs: none
Purpose: unknown; coaster?
Available? Yes

Celtic Triskel




Design: Celtic triskel
Designer/Source: Celtic Cross Stitch by Gail Lawther
Website: www.amazon.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida
Floss: DMC 930
Started: ?
Finished: 03 Apr 2006 @
Size: 3 18" round
Goofs: none
Purpose: unknown; coaster?
Available? Yes

19 March 2006

Here there be dragons




Design: Celtic dragon
Designer/Source: Celtic Cross Stitch by Gail Lawther
Website: www.amazon.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida   Color: black
Started: ?
Finished: Mar 19, 2006Size: 2 316" x 6¾"
Goofs: none
Purpose: unknown
Available? Yes

03 March 2006

Celtic "J" bookmark




Design: "J" from Celtic alphabet
Designer/Source: Celtic Cross Stitch by Gail Lawther
Website: www.amazon.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida
Started: ?
Finished: 03 Mar 2006
Size: @ 2" x 4½"
Goofs: none
Purpose: bookmark
Available? No

17 February 2006

Celtic Cross Bookmark



Design: Celtic cross
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida
Started: ?
Finished: 17 Feb 2006
Size: @ 4" x 6"
Goofs: none
Purpose: gift, decorative
Available? No

06 February 2006

Celtic bookmark



Design: Celtic knot
Designer/Source: Dunmani Designs
Website: www.dunmanidesigns.co.uk
Fabric: 11 ct. Aida
Floss: regular Navy blue and DMC silver Light Effects
Started: ?
Finished: 06 Feb 2006
Size: 1¾" x 4½"
Goofs: none
Purpose: bookmark
Available? Yes
Notes: first Celtic attempt; first stitch project in a loooong time. Years.