but not as much I wanted done got done. Sunday I was not in the mood to stitch on ATS. I didn’t even touch it. It’s ok, there’s always next week. I did get a good bit of reading done, Sunday was spent on Turn Coat and I refuse to call that a waste.

Abi’s floss tag still isn’t complete. I know, they only take me 30 minutes or so to put together but I couldn’t manage that. There were also logistical issues – those will be fixed tomorrow and the tag will get finished. I did get all the fussy prep work for it done, so it did get a bit closer to completion.

I managed to iron transfer some embroidery patterns onto tea towels that I promised to do for my Mom – last month. I would like to think of myself as the tortoise that eventually wins the race.

Mom already did Sunday – but I only have 4 towels on hand. Friday & Saturday are just going to have to wait. These guys will keep her occupied for a bit.

I also promised myself a new start. AFTER the floss tag is finished and Shannon’s WNRR. If I’m a good girl and get that tag finished early tomorrow I can start my new project… Chatelaine’s Caribbean (I still need some of the threads but that’s a rant for another day, I’m only missing one color for Part 1).

Oh yeah, Shannon’s WNRR:

I stitched Brightneedle’s Christmas Eve. I love this little block so much that I’m going to stitch it again for my DogPatch WNRR. I had to change one of the Anchor flosses to something completely different because the DMC conversion was horrible and I also subbed DMC for the two over-dyes that were called for.

The whole of Shannon’s, one more rotation and it’ll be going home to her.

Oh and I nearly forgot, I did pull OTR out for a little bit today. I only managed a half hour on it at Starbucks this morning, but something is better than nothing. And I can say all the buildings in panel 1 are now complete.


Sew floss tag

Go to post office


Straighten up the house

And start Caribbean!!!!!!!!

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7 Responses to Some…

  1. Melissa C. says:

    The WNRR looks great. I’m always so impressed how these come out.

  2. JenJen says:

    I think the WNRR is looking fab too. šŸ™‚ Hope you’ll post some finished pictures of the tea towels too – I’m a little intrigued. šŸ™‚

  3. What? No OTR pic? I like the block you stitched for the WNRR. It would make a great ornie. You are waiting for fibers, too? Wonder if it’s the same vendor I’m waiting not-so-patiently to send me fibers for Hanging Gardens? Hm.

  4. Daffycat says:

    Thouse tea towels are gonna be darling! Love the RR…is the reindeer finished just half way or are you going to complete him? Looks a bit odd.

    Any way you could do my laundry tomorrow while you’re at it???

  5. Ranae says:

    I love the block you stitched and the whole piece is awesome.
    Getting stitching on that ATS, lol I need to get inspired as I am so close to finishing

  6. Brigitte says:

    Shannon’s RR looks wonderful. I love your addition to it. It’s so nice with the little dog looking up at Santa’s sledge.

  7. Michelle says:

    Those towels are adorable! Tell me where you found the patterns for them. The RR is turning out wonderfully, I love what you chose to stitch for her!

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