Wanderer's to the Cabin

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Three More Finishes to Share

I tucked three more finishes under my stitching belt over the last couple weeks.

I know I said I was done doing Valentine stitching but couldn't resist this one after I saw the letters in an antique sampler.
Design: Love Pillow
Finished: 02-16-2010
Stitched on an 18ct. evenweave using DMC 4210 in floss and #5 Pearle Cotton. Backed & bordered with a burgundy cotton fabric.

I finally finished off another piece I stitched last year.
For St. Patrick's Day.
I just had to do something for this holiday since my heritage is Irish from my daddy's side.

Design: Little Bit O' Blarney
Designer: The Sweetheart Tree
Finished: 02-19-2010
Finished as a heart ornament using DMC #5 Pearle Cotton in 500, 503 & 504 for the twisted cording trim and the hanger. Backed with White felt.

One more heart finish (I think I'm into heart shapes right now) for St. Patrick's Day.

Design: Sun Catcher #2
Modified to be a bit different from the Valentine's Day heart in my last post.
Finished: 02-23-2010
Stitched on 22ct. Hardanger fabric from Charles Craft using DMC 4045 in floss and #5 Pearle Cotton. Finished with a silver Shamrock and twisted cording in DMC #5 - 500 & 4045, backed with green felt. Stitching backed with dark green satin.

30 comments:

  1. Wow. All three are lovely. I especially like the last heart. Love the greens.

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  2. Very cute finishes! Where do you find the time?

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  3. The pillow looks great and I love those St. Patty's Day hearts!

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  4. Congrats on lovely finishes! All of them are very, very pretty.

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  5. Very nice, you do such great finishing.

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  6. I love your finishes. I'm partial to pillows myself, but have yet to do one with my CS. Seems you have inspired me to do just that.
    Well Done Sandy!

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  7. Your finishing techniques are really pretty! Great stuff!

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  8. Really nice! I love them all and can't decide which I like the best.

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  9. All of your finishes are lovely. Congratulations on getting them done so well.

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  10. Beautiful finishes. I love the green hearts. Well done.

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  11. Very cute finishes. Love the green hardanger heart....St. Patrick's Day is my favorite holiday!

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  12. congrats on the finishes, they look great.

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  13. I love your finishes - esp the sweetheart tree piece.

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  14. They are all lovely finishes.

    Marl

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  15. Congrats on your finishes, they look great

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  16. Wow...you did good there...I love them all...congratulations on your three finishes...they are sure beautiful....I admire you for your beautiful finishes.

    Take care & Happy Stitching
    Hugs from Cold Snowy Northern Indiana
    Linda K, Railroad

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  17. Congratulations on three beautiful finishes!

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  18. Wow some realli great finishes there :) well done esp love the love cushion xxx

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  19. All your finishes are absolutely beautiful! Love them all, going to have to visit your blog more often for inspiration. (Either that or get your address to send you the tons that need finishing LOL)

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  20. I love the pillow and your St Patty Day hearts are too cute!

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