Another trip to the Caribbean

This time, I’m sure I’ll be there longer than I was in Feburary.

I’m still missing some of my silks, in part 1 I need the missing black. And because that was missing I couldn’t stitch in some of the backstitching and it has also made me hold back on some eyelets in the corners. I’d call part 1 90% complete.

In this picture you can see some of the sparkle in the Champage Cocktail Mystique from Enchanted Fabrics.

I’m in love with the Rose Alabaster crystals…

The little beaded flowers are darling. Only had to frog 3 or 4 times before I found my rhythm on them.

The plans for my next exchange are starting to come together.

Nothings final yet, but I think I have the color palette. 😀

I also finished off and mailed! the blinged out OMFG tag.

A touch wonky. Me and the sewing machine had another disagreement. I didn’t want to pull it apart and re-do for fear of fabric shredding. *sigh*

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11 Responses to Another trip to the Caribbean

  1. Perfect fabric choice. Love the Caribbean bling. Looking forward to more pics as it grows!

  2. Love the Caribbean. I admire anyone who is willing to take on one of those beauties! Looking forward to more progress pics.

  3. Susan says:

    It’s beautiful, Melissa. Very nice work!

  4. Melissa C. says:

    Pretty pretty pretty!!

  5. Emily says:

    Wow!!!! Gorgeous stitching and images. Thank you for sharing.

  6. Oh wow, that is so pretty! I’m really looking forward to watching your progress on this piece. Who knows, maybe it will even inspire me to put some more work in on my Taj Mahal. 😉

  7. dianemi says:

    The colors in Caribbean are so beautiful Missy. You are going to love working on it. The fabric you chose for it is gorgeous!. I’m lovin’ the *bling*, too! 🙂

  8. Melissa says:

    Now I’m going to have to sign up for the Carribean mystery. Damn! It’s going to be beautiful.

    Adore the OMFG! That’s flying out of my mouth way too often these days. LOL

  9. Michelle says:

    Oh your Caribbean is gorgeous! I want to stitch this one SOOOOO bad! You are totally tempting me!

  10. Debbie says:

    Caribbean is looking wonderful. Love all the bling and stitches in this. And your fabric is perfect for this also. I can’t wait to see more of your progress. I’m a fan of Martina’s designs, so I’m looking forward to yours as you go forward!

  11. Gabi says:

    Wow, your Carribean looks simply stunning. Love those little flowers.

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