Thanks for joining me! My name is Soeurette and I have had a passion for cross stitching since I first came across it as a teenager (some 30+ years ago..). I’ve been telling my daughter that I plan to set up a blog so I thought as its almost 2019 that I should get myself … Continue reading The Journey Begins
The past week I have been working on a new design as I mentioned in my earlier post. I have now cross stitched a little of it and so far I’m pleased with how it is looking. The design is a shout out for all our amazing dad’s and over the coming months you’ll see … Continue reading Work in Progress
I’ve been cross stitching since I was a teenager and have loved every chart or kit I have purchased. Over the past few years I’ve dabbled at creating my own charts. So now I want this year to get creative and give designing my own charts a go. Now those that know me know I … Continue reading The year to be more creative!!
Today I thought that I would talk about why I’m so passionate about my cross stitching hobby and business. In today’s world there is so much stress is our daily lives – everyone is so busy that they forgot to stop and take time to look themselves and acknowledge the pleasures in life. So this … Continue reading Cross Stitching is my therapy
Well today I have finally completed a personalised artwork of a Bichon Frise dog for a regular customer of mine. The chart I stitched for my customer was not stitched by me (I feel it is very important to state this as I don’t want to take away any glory from the designer. My customer … Continue reading Bichon Frise Cross Stitched Artwork
In 2017 I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia which is chronic pain condition, I really find my cross stitching very helpful in keeping me sane while I learn to try to manage my pain and exhaustion. My name is Soeurette and I have over 30 years experience in cross stitching . Cross Stitching is both my … Continue reading About Me
I loved making things when I was little. Like all kids I could spend hours making things out of plasticine. I used to have one of those old fashioned wooden school desks which had a lid to store things and also an ink pot. Give me a shout out if you remember these! I used … Continue reading Child crafting