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Thursday, 4 February 2016

January and February done and dusted!!!

Hello everyone! Happy New Year (belated....)  I hope that everyone had a wonderful Christmas and New Year and got lots of stitching done!  I see from all the posts that everyone has chosen some great music designs for January, and there are even some snow designs popping up already!

Well.... would you believe it.... I have manged to finish both my January and February ornies already! So I am feeling mighty proud of myself right now.... :o)

Here we go...

January's theme was Music - I loved looking for something to stitch for this one.  I have so many little Christmas designs that could fit into the theme that I was really stuck for choice!  I did finally decide to stitch a "Christmas Carol" design that feature in the Cross Stitch Card Shop magazine.

"Christmas Chorus" - designer Durene Jones
February's choice was really simple.... I was stitching the Blue Ribbon Designs "Snow Mates" for another SAL so they just had to be my February choice for "Snow"!

"Snow Mates" - designer Blue Ribbon Designs
This design was featured in the Just Cross Stitch 2015 Christmas Ornaments magazine.  I stitched it using mainly DMC but did have a Weeks Dye Works "Hunter" in my stash so was able to do the border in the called for colour.

So that's me up to date for a change!



Til next time.... Happy Christmas Stitching
Hugs xx

12 comments:

  1. Well done. I love the snow design. Very cute

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  2. You're my hero, Leonie, lol. This musical ornament is so sweet, great choice. And also the snow related one.

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  3. Look at you go!! Beautiful stitching on both ornaments!!

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  4. Great finishes!!!! I am working on Soul Mates myself for this month's ornament.

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  5. Lovely projects:) How nice to have done February's ornament already!

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  6. Two beautiful designs at the same time, congratulations!

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  7. Well done on stitching both designs already! I said there would be some doubling up!

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  8. Great job! Your stitching is absolutely adorable.

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  9. Great choices and both beautifully stitched.

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  10. I love "Let it snow"...so cute! Where I live doesn´t snow.

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