Monthly Archives: July 2012

Sunday Stash

In honour of the Olympics in London happening now, here’s the Olympic rings in thread.  The colours of the rings on the white background represent the colours found in the flags of the nations of the world. The yellow and … Continue reading

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The Geek and the Teapot

There’s a few things you need to know about me.  One, I am a geek.  Really.  I love Star Trek, Star Wars, Dr. Who and many other sci-fi shows.  I also know how to build my own computer.  Not that … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash

  What, you ask, is a pile of wood and shells doing in the Sunday Stash?  Well, I found these on the beach with the intention of using them in my embroidery somehow.  The longer pieces can be hangers for … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash

This week’s stash picture is full of teal blues.  Now that summer has come to the Vancouver area and it’s too hot to think (in my personal and not so humble opinion), I thought I’d post these colours that remind … Continue reading

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Etsy Shop Open!

Well, I finally bit the bullet and opened an Etsy shop!  It’s a little terrifying to put your handmade items ‘out there,’ but it’s done.  Go have a look and let me know what you think.  Criticism, both good and … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash

Happy Sunday everyone!  It’s time for Sunday Stash again.  This time we’re celebrating Mint Green, in honour of my daughter’s new jeans. Today’s shades of mint green include silk ribbon and polyester ribbon, cotton floss, cotton flower thread, and perle … Continue reading

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Happy Canada Day!

I want to start a new feature here on In Love With Threads called Stash Sunday.  Every Sunday (hopefully) I’ll post a picture of some things from my stash.  Canada Day seemed an appropriate time to start.  All the items … Continue reading

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