19 April 2010

Thistle Manor



Design: Thistle Manor
Designer/Source: Blackbird Designs
Website: Blackbird Designs?
Fabric: 18 ct. Aida   Color: oatmeal fiddler's cloth
Floss: DMC 0092
Started: 15 Apr 2010
Finished: 19 Apr 2010
Size: @ 5.11" x 4.16"
Goofs: yes, at least 3, not design-impairing; off a square here and there
Purpose: ??
Notes: Freebie. Not my usual style, but saw the floss beckoning to me (though it looked like it had more olive tones than the citrus tones I see when stitched) and thought it would look great on he oatmeal fabric.
Available? Yes

14 April 2010

Granny's Sudoku

    

Design: Sudoku Quilt Mystery Stitch-A-Long
Designer/Source: "crackerhead"
Website: LiveJournal cross_stitch community by user "crackerhead"
Fabric: 14 ct. Aida, 3 strands
Floss: DMC
Started: 12 Mar 2010
Finished: 14 Apr 2010 / 30 Apr 2010 (greenwork)
Size: @ 4½" square
Goofs: none
Purpose: decorative
Notes: color choices were left up to the stitchers, I matched up floss to colors in a quilt my great-grandmother made. Greenwork from Ink Circles Blackstone Fantasy Garden.

  • Blue 334
  • Cream 822
  • Green 320
  • Melon 3832
  • Orange 3776
  • Purple 3835
  • Slate 926
  • Tan 841
  • Yellow 3821
Available? Undecided