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Posts made in November, 2009

Finally Finished

Posted by on Nov 25, 2009 in Cross stitching, Woodland Enchantress | 1 comment

Finally Finished

It has been a little while since I finished the main stitching of Woodland Enchantress, I needed a bit of a break from her before I got to work on the actual finishing.  It’s funny how I can happily spend weeks and months working on a cross stitch but as soon as I get to the backstitch all the patience I have goes out of the window and there is nothing left but the urge for it to be finished … NOW. In my head I knew that this one was not going to be quick to finish so I...

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New pictures

Posted by on Nov 1, 2009 in Cross stitching, The Enchanter, Woodland Enchantress | 0 comments

New pictures

Finally a picture of Woodland enchantress mostly done; just the finishing bits to do now, backstitch, beading, french knots and couching.  I did give it a bit of a gentle wash which brought the stitches back to plumpness after being squashed on the frame for a while but it’s all dry now and waiting for me to have a bit of time that I can sit down and do as much of the finishing as possible on the one day.  Got some time off work soon so I’ll save it for then. Now though I’ve...

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