Sunday, January 31, 2010

February? Really?

In the next few days, I will share a few old Valentine finishes with you, but between now and then, here is a new Christmas ornament finish:

Lizzie Kate "Joy"
stitched by: Annette Q
finished by: me

And my peacock candle wrapper in its new home in the B&W bedroom:

Capri blue Assisi peacock
candle wrapper

I was terribly proud of myself for hem stitching all four sides when I could have just ironed the edges down and called it quits.  All the while I was hemming it, I couldn't help thinking that some day when I'm pushing up daisies, some lucky yard sale shopper is going to think they've found the prettiest hanky they've ever seen.  I can only hope that doesn't happen!

Happy February Everybody!

8 comments:

  1. Everything turned out beautiful.

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  2. Your Assisi peacock looks amazing, the blue beads look great!

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  3. Your ornament is cute and that Peacock candle wrapper is stunning! The beads underneath really enhance the stitched piece, just gorgeous!

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  4. Love the ornament, and the peacock is beautiful. You have a delightful Blog, I have enjoyed reading and looking through it.

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  5. Lovely finishes Marnie! Congrats!!!

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  6. Oh Marnie! It is so beautiful! Congratulations on such a great finish :-)

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