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Monday, 2 August 2010

Moon Gazing Hare ,and lots of lovelies.

The Hare is finished !
I put the last stitches in late Saturday night , and I love it . I'm surprised how much I like it actually , I think it will be hard to let it go . Got to get it priced for framing , then decide whether to frame or make it into a wall hanging .
If I do let it go , I might just have to make another one for myself at some point , lol.

I'm all set to make a new start , with a deadline . I'm doing a "different" wedding sampler , and it needs to be stitched and framed for early October. so , there will be lots of progress pictures to come .

I was very lucky to win a prize in Michelles' blogoversary giveaway . My prize came last week ,and what a prize it is . Look at the lovely goodies Michelle sent me .

Buttons , beads and charms .Beautiful hand dyed linen , DMC threads , and local (to Michelle) made thread . I have a couple of projects I could use the fabric for ,best get checking on measurements and see which will fit best.Ribbon and lace ,
And a gorgeous hand made fob , and a lovely biscornu , which I get to show twice , so you can see both sides.

The choccy bar is still around, but Michelle also sent some sweets for my kids , which soon disappeared .

Michelle, hope you got my e-mail , but Thank you so much again , I love it all .

All the gifts were wrapped up really nicely , but I was in such a hurry to open them , I forgot to take "before " pictures . I think I need some more practice ,so any offers of help would be gratefully received , lol.

My own blogoversary is approaching , so I will be having a giveaway soon, keep 'em peeled.

Thanks for dropping by,



Mylene said...

Congrats on a beautiful finish.

WOW! What lovely goodies from Michelle. Enjoy!!

Jane said...

The moon gazing hare is just so sweet and the colours are really pretty. What a lovely prize from Michelle, a real assortment of goodies, I'm sure you will put them all to good use xxx

Elaine said...

What a lovely finish Cath and such a beautiful selection of gifts from Michelle. Hugs.

Anonymous said...

Hi Cath,

What a great prize you have won and your moon gazing hare is lovely. Enjoy your choccy, mmmmm

Hugs Poppie x

Lumiruusu said...

I just love that little Hare watching the moon-great job!!
You really get "a dream come true"-
assortment of stitching goodies.
The threads are so beautifull,and so is the biscornu and the fob as well.

Terri said...

Your stitching is wonderful Cath and what a great prize to win. Everything is wonderful :)

Daffycat said...

Oh sweet finish! Congratulations!

Oh my, what a lovely prize to win. Lucky you!

Carol said...

Your finish is so pretty, Cath! And what a lucky stitcher you are to win such a wonderful prize :)

Blu said...

Lovely finish. The twilight colours are very pretty.
What a stunning giveaway from Michelle. Enjoy your new stash~

Dawn said...

Hi Cath
Love your moon gazing pic! You have done that quickly too.

Your prize stash is wonderful too. You will have fun with those goodies.
Take care.

Sally said...

What a cute finish! I'm not surprised you don't want to part with it.

The package you received is fantastic! Lots of lovely goodies.

CalamityJr said...

I love your new finish - I have a grandbunny of my own, so have a "thing" for rabbit stitches, haha. Can't wait to see what you do with it! Thanks for sharing.