Monday, January 30, 2012

Weekend Project


This cutie was a chart that was given to me by Aj"Feisty Kay" Brokaw last year. I wrote her and told her that i would get it done by next March. I found the most irish material I've ever seen and that is what I made the pillow with. It is really cute and I thank Aj so much for the pattern. This was my weekend project
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Saturday, January 28, 2012

Dreams of Atlantis


Here is the very begining of a Heaven and Earth design called Dreams of Atlantis. Doesn't look like much right now but, I really have fun watching it take shape. This will take awhile but, I really like the picture and I will enjoy doing it.
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Monday, January 23, 2012

December's Ornament

Over the weekend I got the larger ornament done and started the smaller one. This is December's Hardanger Ornament from Nordic Needle's Hardanger Ornament Club.
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Sunday, January 22, 2012

Strawberry Smalls


This is the project that I worked on last week. It's called Strawberry Smalls by Cindy Valentine. There is a pocket, needlebook, fob, scissor case. It was publised in a Just Cross Stitch Magazine. What a great spring name tag for retreats.
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Monday, January 16, 2012

The Great Escape - Abi Gurden

I am up to date with The Great Escape. This is a SAL in one of the yahoo groups that I belong to. We get another part about every other Friday, this is a real fun SAL. I believe we will be doing the owl's leggs next.
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Nordic Needle's Button Sampler


Here is the first month's stitching for Nordic Needle's Button Sampler. I'm ready for February!
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Saturday, January 14, 2012

Heart Strings March Santa Pillow


This was my rotation piece for the past week. I am almost done and should have it finished by March. The finishing will be easy as all I have to do is cut it down so it will fit in the tuck pillow that came with the project. This was a monthly series of Santas with pillows, I havew several more to go.
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Monday, January 9, 2012

December Ornament - WIP


This is the December Christmas Ornament from Nordic Needle's Hardanger Club. I worked on this this past weekend. This is one of my weekend Projects. Hopefully I will have it done next weekend.
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Sunday, January 8, 2012

First WIP of 2012


I have made a couple of New Year Resolutions and my blog is one of them. I've decided this year that I will take pictures of my WIP's instead of just the finished project. I have picked some rather large projects and if I waited until they were done, it might be awhile before I posted. I have a rotation going with six projects and three weekend projects. This is my first project and it's new for this year, it's called Castles in the Air by Pappillon Creations. I love the colors that I have selected. I was going to do a red in place of the yellow but, when I put the yellow in I decided that went with the blues and greens a lot better. I hope you come back to see how I am doing with all nine projects through out this year.
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Sunday, January 1, 2012

November Nordic Needle Christmas Ornie Club


This is the bigger ornament for Nordic Needle's November Christmas Ornament. I usually put the smaller one on top of the bigger ornie but, in this one it would have covered up to much of the pretty stitches. So I have two for the month of November. December and January I will go back to putting the two together.
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My first finish of the year

This is Nordic Needle's November Christmas Ornament. This is the smaller ornament. Now I'm on to December
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