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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

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-

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Letter J finish!

Finished this up just moments ago. I really do like the way it turned out. The recipient has seen the finished product and loves it. I need to wait on one last treasure for the top of the J and get it framed up. :)

Design: Letters from Nora Letter J

Designer: Nora Corbett 

Fabric Used: 28 count Zweigart Lugana evenweave in Rainbow Sparkle by Silkweaver in their Reflections line. 

Fibers Used: Crescent Colours  cotton floss in Cobbled Peach, Granny Annie, Hickory Sticks, Hydrangea, Jelly Roll, Key Largo, Lemon Lime, Magnolia Blossom and Vintage Violet. Caron Collection Wildflowers #146 MoonglowThreadworx cotton floss #10461 Lime Twist. Kreinik metallic thread in #4 braid #023 Lilac

Bling Used: Mill Hill beads in #00128 Yellow, #00167 Christmas Green, #02010 Ice, and #02103 Periwinkle.  

As of Wednesday, July 16, 2014:

As of Tuesday, July 22, 2014:

Closeup of beadwork:

Well, I best be off. I need to do some cleanup chores before bed. And since I have a finish tonight, this means new start for me tomorrow! :)

Hope everyone is having a great week! :)


Respectfully submitted,



Kaisievic said...

So pretty, well done.

elenamac said...

It's wonderful!! Well Done!!!

Beaj said...

Just gorgeous. Lucky recipient..:)

Faith... said...

She is a beauty