Tuesday, May 08, 2007

A cross stitch post??


Round Robin
Originally uploaded by Stitching scientist.

Yeah you all deserve it after my rant last week. Thank you for your encouraging comments. I seem to dip into these 2-3 day depression every couple of weeks. Bear with me we only have a month to go. (that means only 1 or 2 more meltdowns right?) Anyway first up is my first round of the round robin from the America's Best Round Robins Yahoo group I am in (remember I sent out the Monthly mini kats?) Well the first is from Peggy in Tx. I actually know her, she moved there from NC last year. She chose Teresa Wentzler's Flower Bell Pull. I am not sure to hate her for this or just be thankful I am working on it before baby arrival. She did the first block (minus the backstitching, she ran out of time). I get to do the second block which is roses. I recieved this on Friday and am trying to get a jump on it. Even the border is blended threads. Ugh TW kills me.


Quaker freebie
Originally uploaded by Stitching scientist.


Second, this was just supposed to be a quick Quaker heart freebie but for some reason I stopped after finishing the alphabet. I am really happy with the thread, a limited edition overdyed by Dye is Cast. I am not sure why I didn't finish the heart. I just thought I could finish it cuter than a heart pillow. Stay tuned, my idea for this one may totally fail, but I'll show you the final result no matter what. Maybe I'll do the full heart after I get this out of my system.

5 comments:

Margaret said...

Good luck on the RR!!!!

Very cute Quaker. Can't wait to see how you finish it.

canary said...

Very interesting blog!
Bye bye

xsquared said...

Wow, TW for a RR - that's always my fear in RRs! Beautiful piece though, and I absolutely love the Quaker - I'm going to print that out right now.

Also, I've tagged ya:
http://squaredx.blogspot.com/2007/05/7-things-about-me.html

June said...

Love the pretty thread you used for the Quaker Heart.

Best of luck with the TW RR piece - the best thing is just to soldier on and it'll be done in no time at all! ;)

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