Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Something Wicked

Did you used to do cross stitch way back when?  I did…  like back in  the 80’s, I think?!


I simply adore Halloween and saw this little cross stitched verse on Etsy and had to have it.

Cross Stitch Pattern - Something Wicked

Which means I had to buy the design and cross stitch it!!


It took a few weeks working on it at bee or at night during TV and football.


And I used some of the 2” squares I had leftover from my Wicked Bits postage stamp quilt to finish it up as a pillow!


So, Yogi wants to know…


what are you working on this week?



  1. I love the cross stitch, I tried to find but not very knowledgeable with Etsy. Can you direct me?

  2. I used to love to cross stitch. This is just adorable. Wonder if I can still manage it! ;-)

  3. Yes! I spent the 80s cross stitching too (in fact, I ordered every skein of DMC floss they had back then - I think it was something like 382 colors - and that was before mail order was big! I remember coming home to a big brown bag on my front porch with my floss and was SO excited. I still have a lot of it left - LOL! This Halloween cross stitch pattern is just adorable!! So, what is Yogi going to be for Halloween??? o:)

  4. I did cross stitch in the 80's and find myself drawn back to it over the past little while! I love this piece, the curl of the toe and that lettering is wickedly c.u.t.e.

  5. I used to cross stitch a long time ago and have recently taken it up embroidery and cross stitch again. I love your pillow and am going to Etsy to see if I can find the pattern.

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  7. Cute! Cute! Cute!! I did cross stitch before the quilt bug bit me~ hard! ;-) You almost make me want to do it again. LOL Have a happy day!!

  8. Your pillow is lovely, Polly. I used to do cross stitch way back too. This year I joined in with Corey of Little Miss Shabby and did her Quilty Stitches Sampler Along. I really enjoyed cross stitching are so many years.

  9. Yep, I stitched in the 80's -- and I still cross stitch today too! Many of the pieces I stitch are for clients, but I still have time to stitch for myself as well. Your pillow is so cute! I love the way you finished it with the 2" squares. I'm working on a little Halloween pillow myself this week.

  10. I still cross stitch a bit here and there. That is a cute pillow. I might have to go on a hunt to find the pattern.

  11. I haven't been working on much of nuttin' lately but I STILL cross-stitch and love the seasonal designs by The Prairie Schooler. I've been working on a Thanksgiving design for a couple of years and don't think it'll be ready for Thanksgiving this year either..maybe next! Love your cute little pillow!


Thank you sooooooo very much for taking the time to leave a comment! I am always happy to know that someone is reading my ramblings!! Polly :-)