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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #129

Happy Monday Everyone! Now that it’s officially fall, many of us are thinking ahead to the various fall and winter holidays that are coming up. American Thanksgiving isn’t until November but Canadian Thanksgiving is coming up in two weeks on Monday, October 9th. These small motifs for a turkey, corn wreath and cornucopia would look so sweet stitched on the…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #128

Today’s vintage Workbasket embroidery pattern is definitely one that you’re going to want to save to have available for all the many celebrations where a cake is traditionally served. This tiered birthday cake could be stitched, along with the recipient’s name and date and then the finished piece placed in a lovely frame. Embroider it on to a reusable bag/tote…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #127

Happy Monday Everyone! Welcome to our weekly Vintage Embroidery Monday and Stitchery Link Party. As I searched through my files for something appropriate to share today for 911, I came across this pattern for a candle and star. The ritual of lighting a candle to pay tribute to a life or lives which have passed has long been a part…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #126

Happy Monday Everyone! Happy September! And Happy Labor Day to those in the US and Canada. Even though fall doesn’t official begin until September 22nd, for me Labor Day weekend always seems to be that bridge between summer and fall. So for today’s vintage Workbasket embroidery pattern I’ve chosen this beautiful Covered Bridge pattern. It’s from a new batch of…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #125

Happy Monday Everyone! I love the sweet simplicity of the lazy daisies in the vintage Workbasket Embroidery pattern that I’m sharing today. As I was getting the pattern image ready to post, I was thinking how pretty the three motifs would look if you centered the heart over top of the curly q design with the small daisy motif centered…

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Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #124

Happy Monday! With fruit canning season in full swing here in southwestern Ontario, I thought this week would be a good time to share this vintage Workbasket embroidery pattern for a variety of summer fruits. Cherry season has passed and they’re kind of pricey to buy enough to can anyway but I’m planning to get a case each of pears…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #123

Happy Monday Everyone! My goodness, the weeks have flown by and here we are with the final pattern in the vintage Workbasket Brownie Days of the Week embroidery series. Sunday Brownie appears to be conducting a music lesson. Wouldn’t this pattern make an awesome gift for the music teacher or music lover in your life! As with the other Brownie…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #122

Happy Monday Everyone! Our little Brownies sure have been busy… from washing floors to ironing, mending to gardening and polishing dishes and now today Baker Brownie is hard at work icing a cake. How simple it would be to turn this Brownie into a Christmas Elf… Add a plate under the cake decorated with a few sprigs of green holly…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #121

Happy Monday Everyone! From Monday all the way through to Friday, these vintage Days of the Week Workbasket Embroidery for Brownie are just so cute! Today’s Friday Brownie is hard at work shining the sugar bowl. I think she’d be even cuter as a Christmas Elf, shining Santa’s sleigh ready for his yearly flight delivering toys to the children of…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #120

Happy Monday Everyone! Today I’m sharing the fourth in the vintage Workbasket Days of the Week Brownie series. This little Brownie sure is carrying a heavy load. That carrot is almost as big as he is! Just as with the first three patterns, it would be super simple to transform this Brownie into a Christmas Elf by stitching him in…

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