Sew Deadly – Issue #111

Posted on Mar 18 2015

Marcy’s Musings

Are you ready to do some embroidery for springtime? How about this beautiful pattern from Mary Corbet’s Needle ‘N Thread (bunny not included)? 🙂spring-flowers-embroidery-pattern

For the free pdf of this pattern, click on this link:


Sew Deadly – Issue 90

Posted on Mar 05 2014

Marcy’s Musings

Isn’t this an exciting time of year? It’s almost spring! If you enjoy St. Patrick’s Day as much as my green-beer-drinking friends at the Brew Crew, you might want to make this adorable cross-stitch pattern from To see the pattern larger and get the full stitching instructions, check out the pattern here!


Sew Deadly – Issue 83

Posted on Dec 11 2013

Marcy’s Musings

A free pattern…and what I’m wishing you this holiday season….


Sew Deadly – Issue 79

Posted on Oct 16 2013

Marcy’s Musings

Today I’m all excited about Just CrossStitch’s newsletter. This one at the link I’ve provided discusses finishing techniques and offers readers a free beach pattern. 04b-40600704_atTheBeach_small

These three adorable beach scenes are glued to ceramic tiles and used for coasters.

While you’re checking out the Just CrossStitch newsletter, you might want to take the magazine up on its offer of a free issue. I just received the Christmas ornament issue, and it’s terrific!

Spotlight: Needle-Felted Flowers