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WIP Wednesday: Sarah Pennycook 1871

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For WIP Wednesday this week, I thought I'd share a photo of the sampler I'm currently charting. (It's like stitching, but with pixels! :) ) Sarah stitched her sampler with a coarse wool thread, which appeals to my spinner's heart. There are so many little quirks in this sampler, I...

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Learn a new stitch or two while you #stayathome with our Mini Twist Series

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Learn some new stitches and use those special threads in your stash with our Mini Twist series of charts, on sale this week! Each chart includes extensive stitch diagrams and instructions. At just 60x60 stitches, they are also a quick stitch! Find the whole series in the shop here.

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Samplers to Support Our Shops + a new StitchyBox Samplers release!

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Today I am launching our Samplers to Support Our Shops initiative, in conjunction with the release of a new StitchyBox Samplers chart, Sarah Harris 1786. Local Needlework Shops are a vital part of our industry, and one that is most affected by the current COVID-19 emergency. If you would normally...

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Are you a cross stitch thread or fabric dyer?

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Because StitchyBox runs out of my house, I am still able to produce and ship our Boxes and other shipments, and I would like to be able to spread our purchases around to as many small dyers as possible. If you are a thread and/or cross stitch fabric dyer who...

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Patient, Flexible, Adaptable

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Got some inspiration this morning to start a new sampler, code named "2020 Mantra" Not sure where it's going at this point, but I'm leaning towards Vierlande-style motifs. Stay tuned!

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