"Ribbon Wreath" by Foxwood Crossings
Completed on November 29, 2013
"Ribbon Basket" by Foxwood Crossings
Completed on December 17, 2013
Third one was completed while I relaxing at my Dad's for the Christmas holiday.
"Christmas Crown" by Foxwood Crossings
Completed on December 24
The last of the four kits was finished in January. I'll show it to you in a bit, but next in the list of finishes is my last finish for 2013, "Christmas Donkey". I stitched the donkey in a Stitch-A-Long (SAL). Not sure what was more fun, the actual stitching, or each of saying "DONKEY!!!!!" practically every time one of us posted an update on our stitching.
"Christmas Donkey" by Forgotten Farms
Stitched on Silkweavers 32ct lugana, color Creekstone
Completed on December 31, 2013
And next is the last of the 4 Foxwood Crossings needlepoint kits, and my first finish for 2014.
"Ribbon Tree" by Foxwood Crossings
Completed on January 1, 2014
Next up, the SAL group that did the DONKEY wanted to stitch something in honor of upcoming Valentine's Day. We chose Samper Pear VI, a freebie pattern from Sampler and Santa's - Pear page.
"Sampler Pear VI" by Sampler and Santas
Stitched on 28ct mushroom lugana
Completed on January 18, 2014
I love the freebie Pear patterns from this site. I plan to stitch some of the other pears, maybe eventually all of them. And I have a huge piece of the 28ct mushroom lugana, should be enough to stitch all of the pears on the same fabric.
And last but not least --- my latest finish from this past weekend.
"Yikes!" by Bent Creek
Stitched on 32ct platinum lugana
Completed on February 9, 2014
I had started stitching on one of the other freebie Pears. Will see if I finish it before my mood has me either starting something else new, or switching back to one of several UFO's from 2013.
Hope all have had a great Valentine's Day.
Happy Stitching to All,