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Wednesday, 12 January 2011

The dandelions are growing ...

Slowly , lol .
I haven't had as much time to stitch as I would have liked this week , with one thing and another , but I am enjoying working on Dandy Dreams again . Here's a quick pic of the progress :

It looks a bit dark as it's very grey , foggy and yucky here today .

I've also done a couple of charity squares . These butterflies are for a personal quilt for Anna , one of the girls in Rachels' Place . I loved the chart for the rainbow one , but the light blue seems a bit bland . I think I'd have preferred a brighter shade really .Love the little owls .

And , remember this ? Well , I was really pleased and excited when I got a message from the designer herself. Rhona Norrie has just started her own blog , so please visit here to say hello and give her a nice blogger welcome (I'm sure a few new followers would be appreciated too ;-D ) . I have to say , it's given me a renewed enthusiasm for carrying on with this piece , so I really want to get cracking on Dandy Dreams so I can restart this and start my Dads' pic.

Thank you everyone for the comments on my last post . I appreciate each and every one of the 17 comments , just got to keep aiming for more , lol . And thank you to my new followers too , I'm up to 85 , woo hoo . When I hit 100 , I'm planning a giveaway , not sure what yet , but I do have a few ideas , so spread the word !

Thanks for dropping by ,

Cath

11 comments:

Sally said...

Both your WIPs are lovely Cath as are your squares.

Sadie said...

Lovely stitching Cath :-)
It's grey and foggy here too today :-( great excuse to stay inside and stitch though!

Lesleyanne said...

Lovely progress on your WIPs. Love those charity square finishes.

Pointed Stitcher said...

Love your Dandy Dreams and your christmas piece.

Beth said...

Enjoying watching your stitching adventures!

Shellie said...

Gorgeous stitching
Well done with all your followers
Love the butterflies, Im doing one for the same quilt with Dolphins in when I eventually finish my Eskimos
Happy Stitching and hope you are well
Hugs Shellie

Dawn said...

Your Dandy Dreams and Christmas Recipe stitches are great Cath.

I am glad someone else has a few WIP's lol.

Hugss
Dawn

Michele B. said...

Those little owls are adorable! Dandy Dreams is coming along so nicely. I finally got the linen I needed for mine - now I just need to finish up a few things in the project queue so I can start it.

Pumpkin said...

I love your WIPs :o)

Thank you for visiting my Blog!

Julie said...

The little owl on the butterfly are so cute

♥ Nia said...

Lovely stitching!!
Good work :D