Sunday, March 02, 2014

Calender Girls & A New Beginning

It's hard to believe March is here already. I am so ready for spring and warmer days. Soon it will be St. Patricks Day and my son's birthday. I have been busy stitching and reading my Kindle. Just finished reading Flowers for Elvis. It was a good read but kind of strange.

I finished January Calender Girl last week. She was fun to stitch and finish but I sure got  tired of 435 lol. I  used 28 ct. Clay Linen and DMC  floss. I made twisted cord out of yarn. I think it worked out well. I am going to finish all the girls this way.
January Calender Girl
Little House Needleworks
I have a good start on the February Girl and I am happy that I will have her finished before I receive March. I have finished her head and face since I took this Pic so I will be able to finish stitching the lettering and border tomorrow.

February Calender Girl
Little House Needleworks
I have decided not to continue on with Just Nan's Peacock Cypher. There are too many other things that I want to stitch that take priority. I am starting Snooty Parrots Sampler by Barbara Ana which will be my large project along with UFO's and smaller designs. I am stitching it on 32 count Lambswool By Wichelt Imports. This is the top left corner.



I am headed to the kitchen for a snack and find a movie to watch.
Thanks for visiting my blog.

5 comments:

Julie said...

January's Calendar Girl is finished so beautifully.

Chris said...

Lovely finishing on your first calendar girl. February is looking good too. I love the Snooty Parrot sampler and look forward to seeing your progress. Have a great week!

Stitching Noni said...

Gorgeous finish on January. February is looking good!

Vicky L said...

Lovely finish on January. February looks great too.

Chris said...

Those calendar girls are so pretty, you have some lovely stitching as your wips. love the Just Nan piece
Chris

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