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Tuesday, 11 May 2010

GOS ,and a Giveaway

I stitched the GOS challenge in the hope it would bring my stitchy bug back home . It helped a little bit , but not enough .
I was going to make a floss tag , but it seemed too obvious , so I hummed and haahed a bit before deciding to combine the challenge with a little giveaway.
As today is our wedding anniversary , I'm going to give away this floss bag , and fill it with 8 skeins of red floss , one for each year we've been married , so I'll also give you eight days to enter.
Leave a comment on this post before noon on 19th May if you'd like a chance to win , and I'll choose a winner , simple as that.
I stitched it on some even weave that was lying around, using DMC 321 and made a little bag. As I had the sewing machine out , I also finished off the prizes from my last competition (sorry for the delay ladies) , so they will be in the post this week.
Close up of the stitching.
My little bug has been visiting the last few days , but I'm doing secret stitching , so the reveal won't be for a while.
Thanks for dropping by,


Shellie said...

Awww this is so sweet Cath, I still look at my little pillow every day and the message certainly helps.
Hope you are well hun, Im back on the forum now well on and off as Im trying to finish my woodland sampler its getting there tho.
TC and Happy Stitching
Hugs Shellie

Srinity said...

Happy Anniversary to you both!
That floss bag is really beautiful and I'd love it if you put my name in the hat for it. :)

~*Shar*~ said...

Happy Anniversary hun, what a cute bag; I'd love to be in the drawing.
Hugs, Shar


Lindsay-ann said...

Congratulations on your wedding anniversary. Hope you are having a lovely day.
Love little red floss bag. Glad to hear your stitching bug is coming back.

Dawn said...

Hi Cath,
Happy Anniversary to both of you, and for many more to come.

Hope you have a lovely day and manage to do something different tonight.

Mylene said...

Happy Anniversary to you and your hubby! Hope you have had a wonderful day.

A lovely finish and i would like to join in the draw. Thanks.

Elaine said...

Hope you had a lovely anniversary Cath.
Great stitching, love the bag idea!

Karan said...

Belated happy Anniversary to you both - hope you had a lovely day. Love the little bag you created. :0)

Lindsay said...

Belated Happy Anniversary to you and yor DH and what a lovely giveaway