Monthly Archives: January 2008

First PIF gift.

I finished the first PIF gift. This is for Ásdís :o)

This is also my first finish for 2008 so it is a double happy dance! I had a lot of fun stitching this one and it turned out pretty cool I think. I have been wanting to do this scissor fob for a while so it seemed to be a good one to make for Ásdís. And I decided to make the ribbon purple since Ásdís’s favorite color is purple.

PIF - for Ásds

Pattern: The Spring Keeper by The Drawn Thread (freebie found here (.pdf file))
Threads: DMC
Fabric: some 32ct linen from my stash
Mill Hill beads and purple ribbon. The fob was filled with rice.

Ásdís, you can expect this one in your mailbox next week sometime. I hope you like it!

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My designs.

I can now offer my two patterns for sale. Both patterns got featured in The Gift Of Stitching Magazine.
The cost is $5 pr. pattern and I accept PayPal or you can mail the money to me. Once payment is completed, I will e-mail you the PM file and a file with instructions. You need Pattern Maker Viewer to be able to view and print the patterns. Pattern Maker Viewer is free for download here. I am hoping that I will also be able to make .pdf files but that hasn’t been figured out as of yet. I will let inform you once that is possible.
You can contact me by e-mail: litlaskvis at vortex .is (remove spaces) and I will contact you with PayPal info or send you my address if you wish to mail the money to me.

Icelandic biscornu
This Is Christmas Needle Roll

Happy stitching!

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PIF – Pay It Forward

The first five of you that leave a comment here on this post requesting to participate will receive a handmade item from me. I will send it to you sometime this year 🙂 In return, you will have to post in your blog that you are taking five names and you will gift those people in return. Interested?? Then leave a comment with your e-mail addy and I will contact you shortly!

 I am so excited, this will be my first PIF and I can’t wait! I love making stuff for people. First come, first served. Please sign up!

Happy New Year to all of you. I have been really busy with work/family/friends etc and I am super happy! I will update soon with my goal list for 2008 and my completed works for 2007. But now, back to work!

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