Monthly Archives: June 2020

Ember Anne 2020 Sampler

This design was inspired both by the celebration of our newest family member, Ember Anne, and from cross stitch samplers common to my province in the mid 1800s. Ember’s birth provided the perfect opportunity to pull motifs from antique samplers to create something entirely new. Antique samplers were often stitched by very young girls and […]

Home for the Holidays Table Runner

I’m fortunate to have a family of crafters and women who created and passed down family heirlooms for me to enjoy. My husband’s mother made sure to gift me with several items that her mother made for Christmas, including placemats and a tablecloth that she hemmed by hand. Now that my mother-in-law is in a […]

Symphony Vest in Cronetics

The Symphony Vest in Cronetics is crocheted in vertical panels with modified drop shoulder styling. This garment in the Cronetics method that I created many years ago, is the first of its kind to be presented to the public. Many thanks to my lovely granddaughter, Rachel, for her assistance in this presentation. Download pattern. Read […]