[PAPER & DIGITAL CRAFTING GOAL: to create, to aspire, to design, to inspire and hopefully continue to reach new heights in this crafting hobby]
[NEEDLE CRAFTING GOAL: to create, to aspire, to design for gifts and give-aways of friends and loved ones]
[BAKING GOAL: to aspire, to indulge, bake and hopefully . . . learn to bake fondant & go full blast on this baking endeavour]

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Tuesday, October 9, 2012

"Brooches & Cross-stitches" Mini Album for Kaboodle Doodles Challenge #140: The Falling Leaves

Kaboodle Doodles' Challenge #140 is "Autumn Leaves Falling or Fall Colors". You could submit any project as long as it fits the challenge theme. Winner to be drawn randomly with sponsor prize of $5 voucher from Digital Delights Tues, October 16, 2012 at US timezone. Participants have until Sun., October 14, 2012 to link their entries at the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog.



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Before discovering Scrapbooking, I've been dabbling with Cross-stitching.  I've been sooo into needlecraft (counted cross-stitch) that I began giving cross-stitch souvenirs as gifts to friends and relatives.  From decorating my room to the whole house with framed cross-stitches of mine.  I ventured into gift-giving and added a few gift items to sell for Christmases.  My cross-stitches as wedding souvenirs and other gift items as Christmas give-aways.

But now that Scrapbooking has now become my main hobby, cross-stitching has taken the back seat with my cross-stitch materials taken into hiding save for the few stitchings that I would add to my scrapbook layouts and cards.  Thus, for me to formally say goodbye and adieu to my needlecraft days, I've devoted a mini album for this needlecraft hobby now shelved in lieu of scrapbooking.

I hope you enjoyed perusing or viewing the contents of my mini album that will serve as a reminder for me of my needlecraft and gift giving days to family and friends with the said craft.


Yours truly,
Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog (KD) Admin-DT

5 comments:

  1. I hear ya! I used to be really into cross-stitching, too. But I've been doing less and less of it since I got more into papercrafting. For me, part of the reason for this is that I'm a slow stitcher but a fast scrapper.

    Your album is a great idea, and I really like the round shape and dimensional embellies.

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  2. Love your mini album! That's a great way to remember something!!

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  3. Great mini album Kath! Lovin all the details!

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  4. This is one of my favourite projects you have done Kath, just beautiful x

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