Sunday, October 14, 2012

Heart Finish and some WIP's

It's been the perfect weekend for stitching -- raining and cool.  I've been working on several projects and here are some pic's of my current projects.

Blackbird Designs
Winter Wonderland
40ct Wood Smoke
1 over 2 with recommended over dyed threads

Turkey Love
Plum Street Samplers
40ct Buttercream
1 over 2 with recommended silks
Tis the Season
Blackbird Designs
40ct Pear
1 over 2 with recommended Belle Soie
I got my LHN heart back from the finisher and I LOVE it!  The rick-rack and and rouged ribbon just make the design perfect:))))

Thanks for visiting with me.  Your comments always make my day:))

Have a great week.


Sunday, October 7, 2012

Blessings and Halloweenies

I hope everyone is enjoying this first weekend in October and the beautiful Fall weather.  The leaves are absolutely gorgeous in my neighborhood this year.  I don't know if it's because of the hot and dry summer but I certainly am enjoying the beautiful colors.

Of course I've been stitching and have a couple of finishes to share with you today.

Here is an old Blackbird Loose Feathers (from 2005).  This was just a joy to work on.   I personalized it with my daughters initials.

Blessings Be Thine
Blackbird Designs
40ct Vanilla Double Dip
1 over 2 with recommended threads
I also finished this cute little Halloween Design and made it into a pincushion filled with crushed walnut shells.  This was such a fun little pattern to work on.

Plum Street Samplers
36 ct Dabloom by Picture This Plus
1 over 2 with recommended threads
I am working on a Thanksgiving design and a couple of Christmas designs but I really need to get going on some Christmas ornaments.  It just seems like this year is flying by and before we know it we will be singing Christmas carols!
Thanks as always for visiting with me -- I truly appreciate it.
Until next time.....