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Rebecca Greco
Worked at Hugs Are Fun
Attended Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
Lives in Aurora, IL
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I love the simplicity of cross stitch, you make a row of diagonal lines going one way and then you go back the other way. It’s easy to get into a rhythm because it’s all the same, over and over. But embroidery is a whole different ballgame, there are tons…
I love the simplicity of cross stitch, you make a row of diagonal lines going one way and then you go back the other way. It’s easy to get into a rhythm because it’s all the same, over and over. But embroidery is a whole different ballgame, there are tons of stitches. Apparently, far more …
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When I set the 2015 goal to finish some WIPs, I put together a list and set a loose goal to finish one project a month. These are separate from other projects I plan on starting in 2015, these are all ones I worked on and then abandoned before finishing…
When I set the 2015 goal to finish some WIPs, I put together a list and set a loose goal to finish one project a month. These are separate from other projects I plan on starting in 2015, these are all ones I worked on and then abandoned before finishing them and have been sitting …
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I was able to check off two WIP projects off my list, these Josephine dolls I started making for the girls for Christmas and then abandoned. The pattern is a free pattern from Abby at While She Naps, and I had a ton of fun making these! Evie’s favorite…
I was able to check off two WIP projects off my list, these Josephine dolls I started making for the girls for Christmas and then abandoned. The pattern is a free pattern from Abby at While She Naps, and I had a ton of fun making these! Evie’s favorite color is pink, so her doll …
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I first saw mention of the Pi Project on Mr. X Stitch and immediately knew I had to make something to send! I cross stitched the 1 on fabric using water soluble canvas. I actually am working on a water soluble canvas tutorial for the &Stitches two months…
I first saw mention of the Pi Project on Mr. X Stitch and immediately knew I had to make something to send! I cross stitched the 1 on fabric using water soluble canvas. I actually am working on a water soluble canvas tutorial for the &Stitches two months of tutorials series, so I figured this …
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I love doing swaps and have always toyed with the idea of hosting one but was really daunted by the idea. Last night I was talking with Kristy from Simply This Life about a swap idea and the next thing I knew we had arranged our first swap. This is going…
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This month for TSNEM I tackled something I’ve been wanting to do for a year (almost exactly, I posted about it February 4 of last year!), sashiko. My mother-in-law got me a few of the sashiko kits and a couple colors of thread. I bought some more colors…
This month for TSNEM I tackled something I’ve been wanting to do for a year (almost exactly, I posted about it February 4 of last year!), sashiko. My mother-in-law got me a few of the sashiko kits and a couple colors of thread. I bought some more colors from TaDaa Studio Stitch on Etsy and …
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Normally I wouldn’t share a project from a swap before I’ve sent it out, but this month for CraftingCon the theme is Mario and I wanted to share this pattern with you! I made this for the Nerds Craft It Better swap and I love how it turned out. I used a…
Normally I wouldn’t share a project from a swap before I’ve sent it out, but this month for CraftingCon the theme is Mario and I wanted to share this pattern with you! I made this for the Nerds Craft It Better swap and I love how it turned out. I used a Dandelyne hoop necklace …
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Creative Trends with Terrys Binds

Head over to Terry Blinds and read about what I think about creative trends and how my work fits in. Also, I want to start doing geometric cross stitches again, I forgot how much I love them! What’s your favorite trend right now?
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Mollie Johanson from Wild Olive has a fantastic new book out, Stitch Love: Sweet Creatures Big & Small. I already reviewed it and absolutely love it, you can read my review here. Because she’s so incredibly awesome, Mollie has organized a Valentine’s blog…
Mollie Johanson from Wild Olive has a fantastic new book out, Stitch Love: Sweet Creatures Big & Small. I already reviewed it and absolutely love it, you can read my review here. Because she’s so incredibly awesome, Mollie has organized a Valentine’s blog hop and made a series of free patterns for you all! I …
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I knew I needed to make a Valentine’s cross stitch pattern for this month and decided on a couple of cute little love birds. Check out last year’s free Valentine cross stitch here. The finished project will fit in a 6″ hoop when stitched on 14ct Aida.…
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Last year I did a guest post over at My Craftily Ever After on how to make a Valentine’s Dreamcatcher. Seeing how Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, it seemed fitting to share it again with you all here! I’m going to show you how to make a…
Last year I did a guest post over at My Craftily Ever After on how to make a Valentine’s Dreamcatcher. Seeing how Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, it seemed fitting to share it again with you all here! I’m going to show you how to make a Valentine’s Day Dreamcatcher, but this could …
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I was really excited for this gift because it gave me a chance to use my Silhouette CAMEO and try out the vinyl material. I made one of these Grandkid signs for my parents and for Josh’s grandma. Josh cut a board to size for me and I painted it with a…
I was really excited for this gift because it gave me a chance to use my Silhouette CAMEO and try out the vinyl material. I made one of these Grandkid signs for my parents and for Josh’s grandma. Josh cut a board to size for me and I painted it with a layer of craft …
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