One of these crafts I went back to make is cross stitching.
The first one I made is a baby announcement for my niece, Mia who just came out into this world last September 20.
I downloaded my pattern from the Internet and prepared my Aida cloth by outlining the lines so that I can easily finish my project.
If there is one thing I re-learned while pregnant is to be resourceful and creative. My mother in law has a lot of threads she bought overseas in garage sales so I did not use the actual colors specified substituted the nearest colors based on their descriptions.
I started with the bear and proceeded from there.
This is my finished project. I asked my sister-in-law to stitch the date of birth and weight of my niece after she gives birth in Canada.
My second project is a home decor for another sister-in-law who resides in Australia. Like my first project, i substituted the colors in the pattern. This is the final output: