Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Whatcha Workin on Wednesday

Hello everyone. Just want to share what I finished today. My Believe stitchery that I have been working on, seems like forever. Don't look too close cuz it's the first one I have ever finished. Usually I start stitching and it isn't coming out the way I want so I don't finish. This one was so simple. It's a pattern from Shelly Auen over at http://primitivestitchin.com/. I love her patterns. Actually I started this on linen and boy was that hard to do. I couldn't even see the holes where I was suppose to be stitchin and it wasn't coming out to good. So i decided to go with aida cloth instead and glad I did. It was alot easier for me to see. I still have to do something with the back and not sure what to do or how but I will get it figured out.
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Last night my DH finished the deck so now I have another place I can do some fall decorating,YIPPEE! I will probly put a bench some pumpkins and mums and not sure what else. I will post a couple pics as soon as I get it decorated.
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That's it for today. Hope everyone is having a great week.
Until next time,

13 comments:

Leslie said...

Very nice, Sherri! I admire others cross stitch work....it's really neat but I just don't know if it's for me. So anyone that can do it, deserves a huge pat on the back as far as I'm concerned :)

Have a great day!

Leslie

Carmen C. said...

Hi Sherri, your stitchery turned out wonderful, can't wait to see whatcha do for decorating the new deck:)

Love the Decor! said...

Good job
Stitchery projects always make me feel" Homey"

carolyn@primitive~devotion said...

Your stitchery turned out great! And congrtas on the new deck!

basketsnprims said...

Love it, Sherri!
Pam

Janene said...

Sherri that is a beautiful cross stitch!
I am jealous of your talent because I can't stitch and inch!
Happy Wednesday!

Black Sheep Lisa said...

I have that pattern, you did good!
28 count evenweave works good too!

Wanda/Ridge Farm Nesting Place said...

I love it Sherri! You did a great job, so prim!
Can't wait to see what you do with your deck.

Have a great day!
Wanda

Jody said...

I love to see what everyone is stitching! That turned out so nice!

Kris ~ Simply Prim said...

Great job on the cross stitch!! I bought a magnifying glass that hangs around my neck at Joann Fabrics to cross stitch on the smaller weaves. It works great!!

Looking forward to seeing your fall pics!

Take care,
~Kris~

Christine said...

Hi Sherri! Your stitchery turned out just perfect! BUT I LOVE!!! the pics on APP of your new home! I've just visited there and was so thrilled to see that they'd chosen your's as the Oct featured home!
So, Many congratulations! You deserve it after all you've been thru, and your home is so gorgeous I wish it were mine!
Best wishes
Christine

Tomatoe Creek Prims said...

Great work Sherri...it's hard for me to see too but I think I'm going to take Lisa's advice and try the 28ct evenweave:)

I to love your home...great prim decorating!
Rondell

Christine said...

Sherri, Your home is so beautiful! And that stitchery is wonderful too! Don't give up- once you get the hang of it, it's very easy! Question, did you try one thread over two on the linen? if you have any questions, you can email me. I'd hate to see you give up :)

~Christine~