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Easy way to make fluffy snow!

Posted by Liz Westlake at

Happened upon this video, and thought I'd share - it's a great way to make fluffy snow, and I don't see any reason why you couldn't use this in a cross stitch/counted thread project, in addition to needlepoint (as long as you are stitching in a hoop or something similar)....

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Why? Just... Why?

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For the past few days, the traffic for the shop has looked like this:  I'd love to say those are hundreds of stitchers, looking for fabulous supplies and charts and such, but it isn't - it's someone (or some company) in Hong Kong scrapping every single possible page in the...

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Current watches/listens

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Every once in a while a post pops up asking what people watch/listen to while they are stitching, so I thought I'd share some goodies from my current list: Law and Order Criminal Intent - I'm working my way through the later seasons (currently on Season 7). Vincent D'Onofrio is one...

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Free: One Set of Sinuses, Barely Functional.

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For some reason, my body is not able to just have a cold - it must also be accompanied by blinding sinus headaches. I didn't develop any allergy/sinus problems until my 30s, but I now have a new appreciation for the troubles Dad went through all of my life, at...

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"You know it's 2020, right?"

Posted by Liz Westlake at

I know, I know - "Liz, it's 2020, why are you starting a blog?" Well, honestly, because as happy as I am that social media has allowed me to connect to new customers and friends, social media, Facebook specifically, also really sucks. It's no longer a place to have thoughts,...

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