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Friday, 28 August 2015

Two Santas finished

Hello, dear blogging friends,

I am Brigitte and after joining Kaye's Prairie Schooler and Americana SAL blogs I thought why not join this one as well. I do not often stitch Christmas items but I have many JCS Ornament issues and have stitched nearly nothing from them. This has to change, lol.

But for this month's theme I chose Santas from other booklets. Here they are:


The little pillow shows a Santa from an Alma Lynne booklet, Folksy St. Nick. Can you believe that I had to pull out 24 different DMC and Anchor colours for him? The card shows a little Santa from an old Anchor leaflet and wasn't very difficult to stitch. Just perfect for a Christmas card.

Now on to looking for a pattern for the September theme.

12 comments:

  1. Gorgeous Santas Brigitte! The shading is very detailed in the one on the left.
    You are going to be very busy with those SALs!

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  2. Nice! I love your Santas. The pillow finish is adorable.

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  3. Great looking Santas! You're making me feel lazy for just doing one Santa, lol!

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  4. These are so cute! I love the little pillow Santa design. Wonderful finishes ")

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  5. I particularly like the one on the left! xx

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  6. The Alma Lynn was definitely worth all the different shades and colours.
    Two lovely finishes this month. Good start!

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  7. Those are terrific Santas and lovely finishes. You're off to a great start.

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  8. These are gorgeous Santas, Brigitte, especially the Alma Lynne, definitely worth all of the shading.

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  9. Isn't it great to use things we've saved over the yrs! Awesome Santas!

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  10. I love the folksy santa, something about the colours is very calming, I look forward to seeing next months and good luck with your other SALs

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  11. I love your Santa's. My favourite is the Alma Lynne one - I love your finish on that one - just gorgeous :o)
    Hugs xx

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