Monthly Archives: May 2009

Strawberry Sunday

I completed one more band of ATS. Nothing but cross stitches here. I looked but couldn’t come up with anything that spoke to me. I also pulled the whole chart out today… I’ve finished page one. A few weeks ago. … Continue reading

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Juicy Fruit

It’s gonna move ya! Juicy Fruit It gets right to ya! Juicy Fruit, the taste, the taste, the taste is gonna move ya! Ha Ha! Now it’s stuck in your head too. Stitched the vine & juicy fruits tonight. Tomorrow … Continue reading

Posted in Houses of Hawk Run Hollow, Reading, Stitching | 5 Comments

White Asparagus

That’s what the tree in Block 6 reminds me of… Went by the quilt shop today their rates are very reasonable… the long arm lady says she’ll work it in between the big jobs and that she should have it … Continue reading

Posted in Baby Quilt, Houses of Hawk Run Hollow, OTR - Over The River, Quilting | 8 Comments

Little bit here & there

I really haven’t been wasting much time the past few days. It seems like I’m always doing something. Stitching, cleaning, reading, nails, laundry, plotting… First up the MiraRR. I do want to make something a bit clearer, yes the pixies … Continue reading

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I worked on both, HoHRH & the Mirabilia RR. Hence the “boxen”. I’m stitching my MiraRR on 28ct. Violets In The Shade by SMF lugana. My theme for the piece is “Flower Pixie Debutante Ball” or “stitch me some damn … Continue reading

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36 Inches

of embroidery later, panel one of Over The River is complete! See? Tape measure and everything to prove it. And a better shot of the panel. Never mind that it was nearly 90 degrees in Houston today. It still looks … Continue reading

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Hey! Pay attention to me! (this is a test post, for some reason Google Reader isn’t recognizing my last post) Edit: Ok, it isn’t me. Some one broke Google.

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My reward

for completing all the stitching (stitching! not finishing) on my Just Nan exchange was going back to Caribbean. I love love love this piece so much. With the added bonus that most (all but 2) of my back ordered silks … Continue reading

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Pretty As A Peacock

I’m happy with my progress this week on ATS. The Jessica stitches that I planned for the eyes worked out very well. I will say Jessicas on 36ct a touch more difficult than on 28ct. I frogged more than once. … Continue reading

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Fun meme (even more fun to make a half drunk dh come up with the answers – seriously loads of fun, toss a few beers into your dh/so and let the game begin!) 😀 RULES: IT’S HARDER THAN IT LOOKS! … Continue reading

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