Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Memory Ornament for DH's Dad

I finished another memory ornament, this one is in memory of my DH's dad.
I chose to design pine bough's and pine cones for this one as his dad worked for the National Forest Service for many years and also had a logging business back in the 50's.

Before finishing.
Design: "In Loving Memory" (Mountain Rustic version)
Designer: Sandy In Montana
Stitched on 32ct. Raw Linen by Zweigart using DMC in 500, WDW in 1269 - Chestnut, GAST in 0110 - Dried Thyme and 1110 - Sable & Delica Beads in 127 - Gold Luster. Tied with dark brown 1/4" satin ribbon, twisted cord hanger made from DMC in 500 & 898, ends are Hem Stitched using two strands of DMC 898.
Overall finished size is 4.5" long by 4" around.


  1. You did a great job on it, its a lovely finish!

  2. Very nice. I love it and the finish is beautiful!

  3. Great finish. Looks very lovely.

  4. Sandy,
    All these little needleroll memory ornaments are beautiful! Thanks for sharing all your charts with us so we can make our own memory

  5. Very nice finish.



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