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2017 Finishes

1. Now I Know My ABC’s (Winter theme) by Blackbird Designs. Finished Friday, January 6, 2017

2. Sew Bands by iStitch Designs. Finished Friday, January 13, 2017

3. Les Grande Pensée excerpt. Finished Friday, January 20, 2017

4.Spring For Rabbits by The Gentle Art Sampler Threads. Finished Sunday, February 12, 2017

5. Teacup Mice by Margaret Sherry. Finished Tuesday, February 14, 2017

6. New Years’ Magic by Brooke’s Books. Finished Thursday, February 23, 2017

7. Les étiquettes des bocaux (Jar Labels) Blue Teacup by Véronique Enginger of Les Brodeuses Parisiennes. Finished Thursday, March 2, 2017

8. Les étiquettes des bocaux (Jar Labels) Yellow Teabag by Véronique Enginger of Les Brodeuses Parisiennes. Finished Friday, March 3, 2017

9. Les étiquettes des bocaux (Jar Labels) Clothespin with Flowers by Véronique Enginger of Les Brodeuses Parisiennes. Finished Friday, March 10, 2017

10. Luck 2017 Flip-It by Lizzie Kate. Finished Sunday, March 12, 2017

11. Now I Know My ABC’s by Blackbird Designs (summer version). Finished Friday, March 17, 2017

12. Basket by Lizzie Kate. Finished Friday, March 24, 2017

13. Love by Lizzie Kate. Finished Sunday, March 26, 2017

14. My Wurk by At The Hop. Finished Thursday, April 6, 2017

15. Buttons and Blooms by Blackbird Designs. Finished Saturday, May 13, 2017

16. Tiny Flag by Shepherd’s Bush. Finished Friday, May 19, 2017

17. Winds of Change by Cross Eyed Cricket. Finished Wednesday, June 21, 2017

18. Summer by The Snowflower Diaries. Finished Friday, June 23, 2017

19. Flags and Friends by Bent Creek. Finished Tuesday, July 11, 2017

20. Strawberries and Cream By Casey Buonaugurio. Finished Sunday July 16, 2017

21. Be Kind and True by Blackbird Designs. Finished Sunday, August 6, 2017

22. Little Sunflower Doodle by SanMan Originals. Finished Wednesday, August 9, 2017

24. All Hallows Eve by Chessie and Me. Finished Monday, September 11, 2017

25. Creepy by SanMan Originals. Finished Tuesday, September 12, 2017

26. 2010 Fright Night Quaker Halloween by SanMan Originals. Finished Sunday, October 15, 2017

Number of Finishes By Year-

1. 2008 Finishes -10

2. 2009 Finishes- 21

3. 2010 Finishes- 49

4. 2011 Finishes- 26

5. 2012 Finishes- 35

6. 2013 Finishes- 7

7. 2014 Finishes- 19

8. 2015 Finishes- 61

9. 2016 Finishes- 50

10. 2017 Finishes-

Monday, December 9, 2013

Quick Finish

Managed to get a quick finish under my belt before the end of the year. I have no idea if I will manage to get another one, but we shall see. I'm not *quite* ready to do an "End of the Year' post, however, I am pretty sure that next year will be another Bin O Shame year. I'm ready to get back to that, and I also have one or two new starts to do. :)

At any rate, here is what I managed to finish up around 12:30 AM last night. It was quick and fun, although, I wish I had had some Crescent Colours Belle Soie silk in Tulip, rather than the Cranberry that I used. (For those of you who don't know, Crescent Colours  will now be manufactured by Classic Colorworks, according to Sharon's post here). 

Design: Hot Cocoa (in the 2013 Just Cross Stitch Ornament Issue, page 39)

                        Designer:  Mary McLenon-Turley of M Designs

Fabric: 40 Count Newcastle linen in Doubloon by Picture This Plus

                 Fibers Used:  Crescent Colours Belle Soie silk in Cranberry,                                              Harvest, Icing and Malted Milk. 

Welp, I best be off. Tons to do today before work. Hope everyone has a great week! :)


Respectfully submitted, 



wilma b said...

Yum...good finish for this time of year! I'm working on a square for Cole's I hope to finish before year end...that will be mine...

Vonna Pfeiffer said...

Beautiful! I stitched and finished this ornament and funnily I just posted it today on my blog :)