StitchCon 2021 Update & new gear

Hi Everyone! If you are a first time reader, welcome. For my returning readers, thanks for coming back. Over the last week, I have been trying dig out of both at work and at home tasks after a wonderful trip to Hawaii. I have a ton of pictures to convert to patterns and since thisContinue reading “StitchCon 2021 Update & new gear”

Blog #4 – Hawaii Cross Stitch Pattern Series

Hello from Kapa’a, Kaua’i, Hawaii – The Garden Isle of Hawaii. This is the final trip this year that will close out the Hawaii Cross stitch Pattern Series. In the the last Kaua’i trip, I focused on the east and south east part of the island which encompassed the towns of Lihue, Poipu and Kapa’a.Continue reading “Blog #4 – Hawaii Cross Stitch Pattern Series”

Blog #3 – Routine updates & new Patterns

Hi Everyone! I wanted to start this week with a bit of gratitude. I am thankful for everyone that has watched and subscribed to my YouTube channel. It has been great to connect with my sister, Angie, and show off my pieces of work. I hope we have provided some interesting content and maybe someContinue reading “Blog #3 – Routine updates & new Patterns”

Blog #2 – We have two finishes and some plans

Hi Everyone! Welcome back to my blog. For those of you who subscribed to my YouTube channel, thank you as well. It was a leap of faith for me to put the video out there and I cannot be happier with the results. It is also nice to be in a space where I amContinue reading “Blog #2 – We have two finishes and some plans”

Floss Tube #1 and Bead Tube #1

We did it. My sister Angie and I created our first Floss Tube video and Bead tube video. I had to post it before I changed my mind. Overcoming my fear of cameras has been my goal for 2021. I hope you enjoy our normal sisterly banter and also enjoy the projects that we areContinue reading “Floss Tube #1 and Bead Tube #1”


Hello crafty friends. My name is Kristi Bernstein and my needlework company is Salty Stitcher Designs. My YouTube channel name is also Salty Stitcher Designs. This site, blog, and YouTube channel will be about my journey in stitching cross stitch projects, cross stitch design, and the interesting people I come across in my journey toContinue reading “Introduction”