Sweet Creema


Nuido It Yourself - Japanese Embroidery with Madeline Scharpf

 

Happy Easter, my stitchers! I’d love to give you all heaps of sweets but alas, the internet hasn’t developed a way to deliver chocolate digitally so instead, here’s some candy for your eyes.

 

fox

 

flower
By: totalitat

 

Creema is basically an Etsy in Japan. I’m using ‘Etsy’ as a catch-all term for a website where one can buy handcrafted items.

 

Llama

 

Squirrel

 

Unfortunately, unless your Japanese language skills are superior to mine, you won’t be able to purchase any items from Creema. The up-side is, you can peruse without the fear of an impulse buy!

 

By: sumiresora
By: sumiresora

 

The categories on the left of the page are in Japanese but that shouldn’t stop you from giving them a click and seeing what comes up.

 

moon

 

Dino

 

bread

 

boat
Patches by: ricamo

 

honobono
By: honobono

 

 

This translation gem on a needle felting kit is slaying me. LOL!

 

littleprick

 

If you would like to check out Creema, click any of the links or type it yourself like this: www.creema.jp

Last month I offered a free copy of Yumiko Higuchi’s English translation, ‘Simply Stitched’ to one of our amazing readers. It’s been brought to my attention that my comment section wasn’t cooperating. I apologize to everyone who tried to enter but could not. Despite the trouble, I had several dedicated souls who went the extra mile to enter by contacting me personally, also via our social network Weave, and on our Facebook. A winner has been chosen! Congratulations!

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Madeline Scharpf

Madeline spends her time somewhere around the Pacific Ocean attached to a needle & thread while practicing Japanese. You can keep up with Madeline’s endless fiber projects at www.madelinewonderland.com


Madeline Scharpf

Madeline Scharpf

When she’s not gallivanting overseas (usually to Japan) Madeline is making things at home in the Oregon countryside where she lives with four dogs, a pig and her human family.
Madeline Scharpf
Madeline Scharpf
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