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Posts Tagged "framing"

Back from the framers

Posted by on Dec 17, 2011 in Cross stitching | 1 comment

My finished pictures are back from the framers and they look gorgeous.  They’ve done a fantastic job with the stretching and framing I’ll definitely be getting more done there. Little_Princess_framed QS_Curl_up_framed SK Sunny Framed I haven’t got a lot of stitching done this week, a combination of things really.  It’s getting a little cold in my stitching corner so I haven’t been enjoying my time.  Then I’ve had my writing bug back and finally I’ve...

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Framed Finishes

Posted by on Apr 11, 2011 in Faces of Faery, Train of Dreams, Website news | 0 comments

Framed Finishes

It was a lovely weekend this week so I managed to get some pictures of the Train of Dreams and Faces of Faery 70 all framed and on my walls. For the Train I chose a gold and pewter colour frame to fit in with the scrollwork on the train and the bindings on the books.  Because there are a lot of bright colours in the picture I went with a black and a dark green mount which picks out the colours in the dragons.  I hangs on the wall opposite my stitching chair so I see it whenever I look up. I...

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The ‘Other’ Stash

Posted by on Jul 6, 2009 in Cross stitching | 0 comments

I think it’s perfectly normal for stitchers to have a large pile of kits and patterns that ‘they’ll get around to doing soon’ otherwise it wouldn’t have been given the name of ‘stash’.  But this weekend I was thinking about the few pieces that I need to get framed and all the while I was remembering other completed pieces that were also ‘put away carefully’ waiting to be framed.  It was then that I realised that I have a different stash...

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