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Yule Trees  0

Hello stitchers! I had a whirlwind trip to go visit family for Thanksgiving, and several other family events. One of these events was our annual gingerbread house making night. This year I thought ahead, although no one remembered to get me blue candy I got there early and took all blue before anyone could stop me.
I think she turned out ok.

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Since it is officially Christmas season, I have brought you several versions of Yule trees. I have cross stitch and knit stitch squares so all of you can get into the spirit.

Enjoy!

-Molina

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Curly Snow Ornament Tree Knit
Curly Snow Ornament Tree Cross Stitch

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Curly Tree Silver Knit
Curly Tree Silver Cross Stitch

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Curly Tree Snow Knit
Curly Tree Snow Cross Stitch

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Curly Tree Knit
Curly Tree Cross Stitch

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Classic Tree Knit

The Dala Horse, and some local fun  1

Hello! Hope you are keeping warm (or cool in the Southern Hemisphere)! I’m rather afraid to look outside, myself. I went out to a local hand crafted store.┬áThe Weims love going over & playing with everyone’s dogs, so I kinda know a bunch of the guys.

It was a lot of fun and I ran into a random assortment of people I haven’t seen in awhile. Here are some pics

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Love these little guys!

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This was the first thing in the gallery I could see & probably my favorite gallery piece there. He’s cute in a creepy kind of way.

Sorry I haven’t made a post in over a week, I am always making presents full-time in December and I injured myself last week, so I’m a bit behind on my pattern making. I’m clumsy, it’s genetic.

I found this great Swedish tradition of the Dala Horse, on my holiday Internet adventures.

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They are super cute (and the nerd in me loves the historical significance) so I decided to try and make some patterns. It was a lot more challenging than I thought it would be. I made them as large washcloth patterns and a pillow, but they could also be used for simple cross stitch ornaments as well. Great for some hand made Christmas or Yule presents!

Enjoy!

-Molina

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Dala Horse – Flower Pillow

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Dala Horse – String Washcloth

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Dala Horse – Dual Washcloth

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Dala Horse – Stripe Washcloth

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Dala Horse – Snowflakes Washcloth

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Dala Horse – Flake Washcloth

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Dala Horse – Flower Washcloth


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