Sad news to share, I'm afraid. My sister (Cute name songthrush) died suddenly yesterday. Although she was not a regular contributor (being a bit of a technophobe) she was one of the Cute family who loved her machine embroidery. The last time we spent a d
ITH Projects with zips are my current obsession and I've tried out a couple of variations to the technique today. I like to use curtain interlining to give my purses body and this time I actually used it instead of stabiliser. As it doesn't fray, it
Ann Scott 8th February 1957 - 13th February 2014 AKA Cutie "scottie 0930" AKA "Mad Ann" (In my house at any rate.) Ann was born into a wandering RAF family, but when her father died suddenly, her Mother took Ann and her brother back to Hul
It is now just after 1200 GMT on Christmas Eve so it must already be Christmas Day where some of you are! Please post pictures of your Secret Santa gifts here (lets try to keep them together for the Wow factor!) I'll start the ball rolling with this a
This is for those of you who have never tried an ITH project with a zip. Run across to Yoriko's site right now and get this design and try it for yourself. It is super easy and comes with extremely detailed instructions.
Owl mug rug. I've been trying to think of other animals to follow the pig as a recycled CD. I'm quite pleased with this owl - I may even enlarge the design to make a matching pot holder. He now has a potholder partner.
I have just been watching the comments on the design page and I thought this one was worth copying here. "Thank You Ms Veronika, I would not blame you if you were to actually decide to only give a free design daily, for just one of your sites, instead
One of our sisters, who is having a birthday tomorrow, has been overwhelmed by gifts which have flooded in from all over the world. This Cutie let slip that the only Christmas gift she had was from her Cute Secret Santa and as a result, many people wanted
Happy Birthday to the Cute Community! It is seven years tomorrow (1st July) that the first post appeared in the forum. As it is very nearly 1st July in Australia, I thought it was time to start a thread for you all to post pictures of your secret birthday
This is a "poorly blanket" that I made for my friend Ann (Scottie0930) with the help of my Cute Sisters in Stitching from around the world. Strictly speaking it isn't a quilt as it has a polar fleece backing and no wadding.
Octagonal - placemat/mugrug/potholder? This is made ITH using the strip and flip method (thanks for the description, dragonflyer!) It was made in my 200mm square hoop - and won't really be worth doing any smaller.<br /><br /> I've sent out about 100