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Saturday, 24 November 2012

A finish and some stash

I've been a busy little bee over the last few days and finished my square for LQUK yesterday .
 Here it is
I'm quite pleased with how it turned out. I bought the kit a while ago as it was really cheap , but had to use bigger fabric for this square . Luckily it lists the DMC colours , so I could stitch it again if I want to as some point.

 Well, I have jumped on the HAED band waggon . Recently they had a big sale which ended with 50% off ,and as I had some birthday money waiting to be spent , I put in a rather large order (for me anyway ,lol).

 This one will be my first start, and soon as I am itching to get on to it. But, I will make some progress on at least one WIP first .
  Love this little guy , and just had to have him .
  This has been on my wish list for a while , so cute .
  Love the colours on this one , this will probably be my second start for me/my daughter if and when she sees it ,lol.
  This will be started early next year. My oldest niece turns 21 next October. I was going to stitch "Fragile" for her , and change the colour , but then I saw this . It is called "The Key" and is perfect for her .
  Bought this one with my daughter in mind .
  This one is for me .
  Then , when I saw the 25% off sale for Black Friday week , I decided to splurge a little more and bought these two lovely charts .
  Again , I love the colours in both .
 So, you will hopefully see one or two or more of these next year. They will be part of my "Big Project Year".
 I have more on my list to do next year , but need to finalise the to do list and a rough time line , then I will share more .
 Thanks for dropping by ,


cucki said...

Hello deary such a sweet finish ..I love iit..
Great new stash ..
Happy stitching xxx

Marilyn said...

The bunny is too cute!
You made some great choices on the HAED's.
Can't wait to see your progress.

Gill - That British Woman said...

I love the key one and so appropriate for a 21st birthday.

Gill in Canada

Jules said...

Very cute finish!

HAED has many designs that I want to purchase. If you saw my wish list you would wonder what is keeping me from getting started, lol! I think I am still a bit intimidated.

EvalinaMaria said...

Congrats on the cute finish! I have Mystical Arrival too!
Evalina, This and that...

Pull the other thread said...

Great finish. I love your HAED choices. I can't wait to see your start and progress on them.

Barb said...

Such a cute finish! It looks like you will have a very busy year of stitching.

Lesleyanne said...

A lovely square. WOW you have brought some lovely HAEDs. Look forward to seeing your progress on them. Welcome to the HAED addiction - resistance is futile. I only found them this year and have, shush, about 30 of them in my to do list.

Barb said...

Oh my goodness Cath , I think of doing one of these but I think that is as far as I shall get. lOVE the key one,perhapsif I started it nowI could get it finished for my gd 18th in 3 years lol.

Caitlin Jordan said...

Lovely stitching. looks like you have been really busy buying up on stash!

♥ Nia said...

Adorable square for LK =)
Real beautiful choices for your new stash :)
Hugs to you!

Julie said...

Lovely new stash, looking forward to seeing you pit some stitches into a new start with those. Cute little finish.

Melanie said...

WOW! Lovely new stash!!! Great choices. :)

Dani - tkdchick said...

Congratulations on your quilt block finish, its so cute!

Wow you picked up a lot of beautiful HEADS! I bought my first one earlier in the fall.

Bernadett said...

Nice work.:)
I am looking forward to see your wips.:)

Sally said...

What a sweet finish!

Welcome to the slippery slope of HAED addiction! There is no going back now :) You have picked some lovely charts ( by the way there's 45% off until tomorrow!)