29 November 2009

Braaaaiiinnns

   

Design: Zombie Gnome
Designer/Source: Me
Website: N/A
Fabric: 16 ct. Aida   Color: medium blue
Floss: DMC
Started: 25 Nov 2009
Finished: 29 Nov 2009
Size: @ 6" tall
Goofs: none
Purpose: gift
Notes: adapted from crochet pattern I saw. Why a zombie gnome? At work when Boss and I would keep coming up with ideas for a co-worker's Hallowe'en costume ideas... and "gnome" and "zombie" got combined, of which Boss enjoys zombie movies, etc. She loved it.)
Available? No

23 November 2009

"When birds burp, it must taste like bugs." ~ Bill Watterson

  
 

Design: Twitter
Designer/Source: Just Cross Stitch 2009 Christmas edition
Fabric: 22 ct. Hardanger
Floss: DMC 824, 1 over 1
Started: 10 Oct 2009 @
Finished: 23 Nov 2009 (an hour before Mom's birthday (didn't really take that long to stitch, just got put aside)
Size: @ 3½" x 2½"
Goofs: none, though I neglected to "round out" the eye (hate fractional stitches on aida)
Purpose: Christmas gift/ornament
Notes: turned it into a humbug, but is more rectangular than it should be.
Available? No

01 November 2009



Design: Tudor geometric
Designer/Source: Cross-Stitch Directory
Website: www.cross-stitch-directory.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida   Color: blue
Floss: DMC 312/827
Started: 2009
Finished: 2009
Size: @ 3" square
Goofs: none
Purpose: unknown
Available? Yes


Design: Thistles geometric
Designer/Source: Cross-Stitch Directory
Website: www.cross-stitch-directory.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida   Color: greenish-grey
Floss: DMC 333/155
Started: 2009
Finished: 2009
Size: @ 3" square
Goofs: none
Purpose: unknown
Available? Yes


Design: Hearts geometric
Designer/Source: Cross-Stitch Directory
Website: www.cross-stitch-directory.com
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida   Color: pink (fiddler's?)
Floss: DMC 601/603
Started: 2009
Finished: 2009
Size: @ 3" square
Goofs: none
Purpose: unknown
Available? Yes

Crouching Tree, Hidden Rudolph



Design: Rudolph
Designer/Source: Just Cross Stitch 2009 Christmas ed.
Fabric: 28 ct. evenweave   Color: khaki
Floss: DMC, chart-indicated, over 2
Started: Oct/Nov 2009
Finished: Oct/Nov 2009
Size: 3" x 3"
Goofs: none
Purpose: Christmas ornament
Notes: dubbed "Crouching Tree, Hidden Rudolph"
Available? Undecided