Dye jobs · Embroidery · Quilting

Pain in the ass… er, hip… well, kinda both…

So, I managed to hurt my left piriformis, which is an annoying little muscle that runs diagonally below the bigger butt muscles and which has something to do with rotating your leg out. The proximal cause of the issue was trying to climb up into a friend of a friend’s husband’s jacked up pickup truck… Continue reading Pain in the ass… er, hip… well, kinda both…

Dye jobs · Embroidery · Thrifting and antiquing

Roots, vines, and baskets, oh my…

So I went down to Victoria today to hit the giant Value Village down there (also the needlework shop I should stay out of until I stitch through my current stash… lol…). At the Value Village I ended up picking up a bunch of random things for the house I’m going to buy just as… Continue reading Roots, vines, and baskets, oh my…

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So I fell off the wagon a bit the last couple days…

Ugh. Real estate bullshit and drama. Won’t get into all of it, but suffice to say I saw a few houses, fell in love with one I could only afford with some fiscal help from my father, which was promised and then the next day withdrawn for no sane reason so I’m back to sticking… Continue reading So I fell off the wagon a bit the last couple days…

Dye jobs · Embroidery

Overcasting, video editing, and blogging, oh my…

I started out with the intention of FFO-ing a few recent cross-stitch finishes and overcast the edges with gusto before getting all side-tracked… As I tend to, lol. Then I got the idea to try to overdye “Hallow Eden” (Plum Street Samplers). I started it before I got into using fabric spray paints and then… Continue reading Overcasting, video editing, and blogging, oh my…