Not much stitching over the past week. Everyone seems to be getting some sort of flu bug -again- and that has me a bit distracted. I did get a little further on The Raven by La D Da…
This is my first finish of the year ~ YAY! A fluffy white snowflake ornament stitched on a 28 count Cashel Linen solo fabric from Silkweaver that my son picked out of the stash cabinet.
The fabric color makes me think of a winter sky at dusk when there’s lots of fluffy snow on the ground and a snowman in the yard. [Read more…]
I’ve got progress on two projects this week *gasp* – I know right? I’m still slowly progressing on The Raven by La D Da on the pretty sparkly fabric.
And I’m also stitching up a snowflake … [Read more…]
I’m not very far along on The Raven right now but enough that you can get a better idea of how it will layout across the hand-dyed fabric.
So I couldn’t resist starting a new project. It took me awhile to decide on a fabric, but I started stitching The Raven by La D Da.
This was my last finish for 2011 and I included it my annual stitching report, but then I realized I didn’t give it’s own blog post and formally declare it finished. So here it is…
This is Imagination Creation by Dragon Dreams, a design from the 2005 Fantasy Faire. I had this kitted up in my stash since the event and just now finally stitched it up – and I’m so glad I did! I think instead of framing I’m going to do a flat board finish and I recently someone displaying their small cross stitch pieces using a plate stand and it looked fantastic, so I might try that. [Read more…]
Hard to believe it’s the last day of 2011 already and tomorrow we’ll start a fresh new year. One of the benefits of keeping a stitching blog is it’s easy to look back through the posts and see what I’ve accomplished (or not accomplished) stitching wise for the year. So I present my 2011 annual report of the stitching…
Imagination Creation by Dragon Dreams
Status: Just finished this week! Needs framed or other final finishing touch.