Thread Organisation

I haven’t done much actual stitching this weekend yet, but I have spent it organising my threads. My DMC collection, plus a small amount of leftover Dimensions and specialty threads, are now on bobbins:

Floss Storage

I have a decent amount of the DMC colours now, but no where near the whole set. I find that the bobbins are the best way for me to organise my threads as they are easily accessible and are easy to transfer to a project box. Previous systems I have tried are keeping the floss in zip lock bags and stitch bows. Stitch bows worked for a while, but now I’m getting into larger, more complex designs with over 80 colours, I needed something different.

That’s all for now, hopefully I will have a finish to show you in the next day or so! I would also love to hear about how other stitchers organised their floss collections.

Heaven and Earth Designs Chart Collection and Haul

If you’re a stitcher who hasn’t found Heaven and Earth Designs yet check out their website HERE.

Their charts contain no back stitching or fractionals. However, they are quite detailed charts, but look more intimidating than they actually are. Here are pictures of the charts I purchased this month (and some I purchase a while ago). I am definitely banning myself from looking at their site as I’m collecting more charts than I will ever be able to stitch. Collecting is half the fun in my opinion 😉

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