A Finish! Happy Dancing!

Hi Stitching Friends :smile:

2012 has been a very patchy year in terms of my stitching plans, so I am really really pleased to present a major stitching finish, Pear Orchard Farm by Carriage House Samplings. I thoroughly enjoyed stitching this design, though it happened in bits and pieces.

Pear Orchard Farm, Carriage House Samplings

Pear Orchard Farm, top left

Pear Orchard Farm, bottom left

Pear Orchard Farm, middle section

Pear Orchard Farm, top right

Pear Orchard Farm, bottom right

Design: Pear Orchard Farm
Designer: Carriage House Samplings
Fabric: 32 count cream Belfast linen
Threads: DMC threads as charted
Finishing: steeped and dyed in Australian organic black tea

Whew! For a while there, thought I’d lost my ability to pull off a finish. I’m one Happy Stitcher right now :smile:

Happy Stitching :wink:
Pokua

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Certified X-stitch addict and lover of tea, fabrics and beads. I work in the vocational education and training sector and in my spare time potter around in the garden growing roses. I'm mum to two adult children of whom I'm very proud.

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6 comments on “A Finish! Happy Dancing!
  1. Gaynor Ann says:

    congratulations on your lovely finish..sorry I cant work out how to comment on your blog xxx Gaynor

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  2. Giovanna says:

    What a gorgeous finish – congratulations.

  3. Lili says:

    So wonderful finish! Congrats!!
    Hugs

  4. Beautiful stitching – well done!

  5. Renee McCord says:

    Gorgeous! I especially love the sheep.

  6. cross(stitch)yourheart says:

    Looks just fantastic! Congrats on the finish, it’s always a good feeling.

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2012 Stitching Plans

1. WIPs - finish 4:
- DT Sampler Game Board
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- DT Morning Glory
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Wonderful Village 1 - MaggiCo (done)
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Pear Orchard Farm - CHS (done)
Mermaid's Song - CHS
Dutch Strawberries - TGH
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