Saturday, 26 January 2008

A little finish

I forgot to post a picture of my last holiday "finish" so here it is...

It's a Hatched and Patched design that has been a UFO for a long time because I was a bit scared of making the angel, doing the embroidery and making the puffs for the flowers. I managed it in the end though :o) and I really enjoyed doing the handstitching - so much so that I've started browsing at stitchery designs for another project. Typically I'm really taken by big projects like *A Quilters Journey*. I'm not sure about committing to something that big and costly because I need really good instructions when I'm doing something new and I want to make sure that's what I'm getting. If anyone has any favourite patterns I designers I'd love to hear about them.

Happy weekend everyone!

6 comments:

  1. That is absolutely gorgeous!!!
    Love the angel - you did well ;-)
    Sandy

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  2. Your angel is beautiful and now that you have found the perfect stitchery project you will be off and running

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  3. Hi Lisa!
    Thanks for visiting my blog. Your quilts and this little angel is just beautiful.

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  4. That is really cute!! You did a great job on it!
    Hugs
    Laurie

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  5. Thanks for dropping by. Glad you like Molly - she really is an old darling! You've done a great job with your little angel - love the 3D effect. There are so many lovely stitchery designs around I'm sure you'll find one soon.

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  6. It is adorable! Yes, the 3D effect gives it so much interest and texture! Wonderful work.

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