Quaker in Royal Blue

Hot off the press is my latest finish and the first for 2010 that I get to keep 🙂 

Of Female Arts –  The Primitive Needle
Fabric: 32 count Vintage Belfast linen
Thread: DMC Variations 4240
Note: pattern amended slightly to incorporate my initials and year 

The Primitive Needle - Of Female Worth

 

Closeup of top left corner

 

Closeup of top right corner

 

Closeup of bottom right

 

Am I a  happy quaker stitcher or what? I can feel a theme display developing here of quaker designs in a variety of colours…. 

Until next time, Happy Stitching 😉
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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3 comments on “Quaker in Royal Blue
  1. Myra says:

    Very pretty! I like the slight mottling of the fabric.

  2. Barbara says:

    Great finish, Pokua! I’ve always loved this design. 😀

  3. Andrea H says:

    Beautiful! I love Quakers, I’d love to try one someday.

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