Episode 95: Sampler September

Thank you so much for tuning in to the Cozyegg flosstube/podcast! In this episode I share a #dark13stitching finish, my progress on Ann Uffindell for the #CozyeggHATSbdaySAL and plans for #samplerseptember (with some bucket list samplers thrown in for good measure). Music by: Bensound.


  • Jinx by Raise the Roof Designs – GAST, Weeks, & DMC on 32ct Under the Sea Fabrics Lovechild – finished for #dark13stitching


  • Ann Tong Uffindell 1835 by Hands Across the Sea Samplers – DMC on 40ct Light Hazelnut by xJu Designs for the #cozyeggHATSbdaySAL
  • Partridge Sewing Box by Blackbird Designs from the Summer Loose Feathers leaflet – CC, Belle Soie, & Dinky Dyes on 36ct Vintage Light Examplar by Lakeside – for the #damnbirdsal with Michelle, Diana, and Emily
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  • Jane Tindall 1864 by Needlework Press for the #socialdistancingsheepsal – new start for my birthday/will restart again later
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  • Secret projects (not shown)


The winner of the HATS Ann Tong Uffindell chart is Kristen of Bluebonnets & Whiskey!

From the Archives:

I shared some of my “bucket list” samplers in honor of Sampler September and September Sampler Soiree (both SALs hosted by Veronica of SenoritaStitches on Instagram).

  • Sarah Elizabeth Brooke 1842 by The Scarlett House
  • Seven Sheep Sampler by The Scarlett House
  • Sarah Woodham 1770 by Shakespeare’s Peddler
  • Ann Dale 1827 by Shakespeare’s Peddler
  • A French Cathedral Sampler: E.V. Phrasier 1840 (now called Euphrasier Enout 1840: A French Cathedral Sampler) by Shakespeare’s Peddler
  • And All Was For An Appil by The Scarlet Letter
  • The Ann Nelson Sampler 1828 by Threads Through Time
  • “Sachsentuch”, Merseburg 1763 by Kulturhistorisches Museum Schloss Merseburg
  • Peace by Birds of a Feather
  • The ES Spot Motif Sampler by Of Female Worth
  • Mexican School Girl Practice c1830 by Samplers Remembered
  • This is the Day (Just Cross Stitch Feb 2009) by Hands to Work
  • Hannah Sandershon 1849 by Dutch Treat Designs
  • Virginie Grimoux 1845 by Gigi R
  • Hannah Pepper 1804 by Historic Needlework Guild (from Fine Lines 2002 (Summer & Fall) & 2003 (Winter & Spring))

Stash Enhancement:

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  • A project bag perfect for #darkoctoberstitching & matching mask made by a friend
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  • Ouija board thread palette and planchette needleminder (gift from a friend) from Snuggly Monkey (and the photo shows the back of the project bag)
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  • Robin Betterley Teeny Weeny Secret Books with Twiddly Bits kits (gift from a friend)
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  • Starting Women of the Mayflower (from Finelines Magazine Spring 2004) by Sarah Ullman – My own conversion to CC, GAST, & Weeks on 40ct PTP Mello – stitching for the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower and starting on September 6th, the date they set sail and planning to stitch 66 days and finishing November 9th when they arrived at Cape Cod
  • #dark13stitching – Black’d Skie by The Primitive Needle – Pure Palette & SNC silks on 40ct Vintage Pear by Lakeside – replaced Sedona Hills for the alphabet with AVAS 4614
  • #darkoctoberstitching planning