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Merry Solar New Year

Look at those colors under a full spectrum bulb. This is probably the most accurate SAL photo-colorwise that I’ve taken. Today’s post is brought to you by lightbulbs. It has been an odd month here with many lightbulbs (CFLs) dying … Continue reading

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So Much for Pictures

I actually finished this in August with time to spare.  Unfortunately, not with time and weather for photos.  Unbelievable that there are only 4 months to go.

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Finally July

Beautiful Texture in this piece. The color is really somewhere between these two images. The July portion of my Modern Fine Embroidery SAL is done. I finished it on the 25th, six whole days. Before the new installment comes out. … Continue reading

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mfesal July Update

If the rabbit hole of other projects doesn’t draw me in this may finally be on schedule.  At least it could be.  This was a lovely way to fill my waiting time and to stitch in public earlier this month.  … Continue reading

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Threads and Thrills

The mail this week brought the supplies for the #modernfolkembroiderysal2018. Can’t wait to get stitching. Having mentioned the Modern Folk Embroidery 2018 SAL, I also want to mention two other SAL’s. They are 2017 and 2018 SALs (both free) by … Continue reading

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Mystery Sampler Finish

Mystery Sampler folded and basted with the removed threads and waiting for hemstitching, which has since been completed.  I most enjoyed the variety of stitches used in this sampler.  Frequently samplers are mostly alphabets with lovely stitched ornamentation, which discourages … Continue reading

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