Wednesday, 5 July 2017

And the flowers are blooming...

No, the knitting did not get started.   I picked up another project and am making good progress now on the Flower Initial.
As a lover of counted work I never find free style embroidery easy but this is coming along well.   This choice of shot silk from my stash was not the most inspired choice as the colour makes a hard base to match floss but so far so good.   Hopefully in the weekend I will get a photo in natural light which may show everything up a lot better.

6 comments:

  1. Those are some lovely flowers :)

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  2. I think your choices are good - the stitches are so pretty when you study them closely.

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  3. This looks very pretty. The new craft shop in town is running an embroidery course this summer so I'm going to go along and see what I can learn.

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