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Sunday, 16 August 2015

Mr and Mrs Santa...

Well, I thought that as I had picked both Mr and/or Mrs Santa as August's theme, that I had better make sure that I stitched them both.  So without further ado, here is the Happy Christmas couple:





It is quite a large ornie, almost as big as my kindle! lol!



The design is part of a larger Christmas design called "Encore une et J'arrete!" (Once I stopped Update:  As pointed out by the wonderful Jo and her GCSE French - and later verified by one of my French colleagues - the title translates as "One more and I'll stop") by La Sylphide Toquee (part of the stash I bought cheap from The ThreadBasket before Valerie closed her online shop down).

This pattern is what I am offering as a prize for August. After August 31, I will randomly choose a winner from all of the finished ornies that are posted this month (excluding my own, of course) to win this very cute design.

I must admit that I am so thrilled that everyone seems to be having so much fun with this SAL.  Thank you to all of the enthusiastic stitchers and bloggers.

hugs, 




11 comments:

  1. So cute! Now correct me if I'm wrong but my schoolgirl grade B at O level translated that title to "One more and I'll stop" meaning one more row of knitting? Just one more is what we all say which turns into ten more!

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  2. This ornament really made me smile:))) How cute they are:))) And I love that chart - how I hope for some good luck in that draw! Just have to finish my ornament first...update coming soon!

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  3. Lovely choice for August's ornament. I really like the prize chart as well.

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  4. Such a lovely couple - and already finished, wow. You were busy ...

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  5. A lovely couple and a great finish.

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  6. Great finish!
    What a lovely chart - I am nearly finished my Santa so I had better make sure I get him done and posted before the end of the month :o)
    Hugs xx

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  7. What a gorgeous ornament - funnily enough mine also has both Mr and Mrs Santa on it. I love how you finished it off.

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