It's stitchy Saturday! Show me what you're stitching! I created this book jacket cover for a friend's wedding gift. It was my first time embroidering freehand though I do have some experience with cross-stitch. I used the blog I posted last week from Susan B Anderson as a guide. Hi all, I saw this blog post by Susan B. Anderson, and I'm inspired to create a memory book like this for my best friend who was just recently married. I have the blank book, linen fabric, and some embroidery floss, but I've never done any embroidery. (I ... Y'all, I am so very close to finishing this! It's been so slow going-- half hour here, half hour there-- and finally I'm in finishing range! So I've embroidered for years and hated crosstitch because of it's repetativeness but my friend is making the cutest little crosstitch things and I'm wanting to try something small to see how i feel now. I've seen searching all afternoon but only found on... The first in my Delicate Grotesque series. For sale in my Etsy shop. Kind of a cool idea...this artist incorporates knitting into her work, and extends each picture beyond the embroidery hoop. You can check out more of her work here.