Episode 87: Bucket of Projects

Thank you so much for tuning in to the Cozyegg flosstube/podcast! In this episode I share the beginning of #samplermaynia and the start of my WIP parade. Music by: BenSound.

New starts

  • Ann Tong Uffindell by Hands Across the Sea Samplers – 40ct Light Hazelnut by xJu Designs with DMC (missing two threads that I had to work around)
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  • His Eye is on the Sparrow by Heartstring Samplery – 48ct hand-dyed Gander linen with the called for GAST & Weeks threads
  • The 1809 Frances Eden Sampler by HandWork Samplers – 40ct Vintage Examplar by Lakeside with Vikki Clayton HDF silks

Next in my rotation for Maynia is Le Marquoir de Justine by Anne Pelletier Pauleau – 40ct aged HDF linen with my own silk conversion (Gloriana, AVAS, Caron Soie Cristale).


Work progressed on the haunted dollhouse and I finished painting the staircases.

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WIP Parade

  • A Dutch Beauty 1790 by Permin of Copenhagen – 40ct overdyed Mallow linen with my own “dark beauty” conversion to silks and cottons
  • HallowEden by Plum Street Samplers – 36ct hand-dyed linen with mostly the called for CC and Weeks threads
  • Moon Phases by The Little Stitcher – 32ct Midnight Tryst by Hand Dyed Fabrics by Stephanie with Weeks, GAST, and DMC – changing the skin/hair tones on two of the ladies
  • Three Things Sampler by Moira Blackburn – 36ct Light Examplar by Lakeside with GAST & DMC – my own color conversion
  • Game of Swannes by Long Dog Samplers – 40ct Luna by Colour & Cotton with the called for GAST
  • Little Red Chair Sampler by The Scarlett House – 45ct Vintage Meadow Rue by Lakeside with Gloriana Tudor Silks
  • Lady Liberty Sampler by Threads Through Time – 40ct linen with silks
  • Adam Names the Animals by Plum Street Samplers – 40ct Toasted Almond Hand Dyed Fabrics by Stepanie with DMC, Classic Colorworks, and Weeks (workshop for Tudor Rose Sampler Guild)
  • Shores of Hawk Run Hollow by Carriage House Samplings – 36ct Vintage Autumn Gold by Lakeside with NPI silks
  • Scottish Sampler (from Goodhart Samplers) by Needleprint – 35ct Lambswool with DMC
  • Paradise Lost by Plum Street Samplings – 36ct Vintage Light Examplar with NPI and Gloriana silks
  • Adam & Eve by Carriage House Samplings – over one on 28ct black with NPI silks
  • Black’d Skie by Primitive Needle – 40ct Vintage Pear Lakeside with Pure Palette, Silk N Colors, and AVAS silks