Well this week has been super busy. What with getting ready for heading to Heathers party and looking forward to Lucie coming to visit and having a much needed catch up with Tricia, then there was the finishing of projects and the starting of stitch a longs, I’ve been very busy.
First things first were the stitch a longs I started with Lucie and Heather.
On Friday nights we work on Little House Needleworks Ornaments.
On friday night just gone I worked on Red House in Winter.
This is my progress so far and I’m expecting to finish it next Friday.
|Little House Needleworks Red House in Winter|
On Saturday at the party in Heathers we were able to have a live Stitch a Long, its not often we get to do that ! Our Saturday project is Liberty Lane by Country Cottage Needleworks.
|Country Cottage Needleworks Liberty Lane|
For our Sunday SAL we have chosen Home of a Needleworker (too! ) by Little House Needleworks and this is the progress so far.
|Little House Needleworks Home of a Needleworker (too!)|
At the moment my SAL pieces all seem to feature houses and homes lol
As I said I also had some finishes.
First finish was for the Lizzie Kate Exchange Blog My piece was for Elisa and I can show you now as she has safely received it.
|Cushion for Lizze Kate Exchange blog|
My second finish of the week was a picture for Heather for her birthday.
|Picture for Heathers Birthday|
When I got back from the party at the weekend it was to find that I’d won a Stylish Blogger Award from Silverlotus I must say I feel very honoured and I am delighted to receive it. Thank you so much for considering me for it.
The rules of the reward are as such.
- Thank the person who has awarded you
- List seven things about yourself
- Pass the award to 15 other stylish bloggers
The seven things about myself…..
- I love to stitch on evenweave and linen, any count or colour I’m not fussy.
- I love samplers.
- I love flowers of all kinds but roses are my absolute favourite.
- My all time favourite book is Pride and Prejudice
- I was a Corporal in our Reserve Army
- I’ve been for a hot air balloon ride
- I have 5 tattoos
Now to give the reward to 15 other stylish bloggers,
- A cozy little place for stitching
- A Kiwi Stitching
- Feathers in the Nest
- Lucie’s Stitching Journey
- Mear’s Musings
- My Little Corner of Cyberspace
- The Sampler Girls Blog
- Teresa’s Heartfelt Stitches
- Tricia’s Craft Box
- Stitching Obsession II
- Old Ragged Threads
- Linda K’s Creativity Works
- Hooked on Stitches
- Gadgets Joyful Page
- Bab’s Stitching & Stuff
I will also be doing my review of my daylight lamp this week so watch out for that, I can’t recommend them enough from the Daylight Company but more on that in a day or two.