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Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Old, new and in between

Welcome to my new followers, hope you enjoy your visits here. Please feel free to comment and if you have a blog ,let me know so I can pop over.

 Also , a big thanks to everyone who went over to Marshas' blog. She now has well over 100 followers. so I'm really pleased for her.
 In light of this though , I am going to add a new little bit to my blog . Over on the sidebar a new section will appear called "Pimp your blog". Every week (or there abouts) I will list a new blog for you to check out , it may be a new one , or an old one with fewer followers or even a well known one with lovely eye candy , we will see ,lol.

 Anyway , on to stitchy stuff. when I finished Butterflies , I wasn't quite ready to start my next HAED straight away. I needed to make a cover for my scroll frame so I don't end up with grubby stripes across the fabric, I did still want to stitch though , so I got out my old WIPs I guess they should be called UFOs now. I stitched a motif on Christmas Recipe , just need to do the back stitch on it .
 I really want to get this one and my little owls finished this year , so I have kind of promised myself to stitch on them at least once a week , ahem , not quite managed it this week yet ,as I have just wanted to stitch on Rosita , and this is where I am now .
 I do love seeing the squares coloured in on the chart .
  And now for the new . Heaven and Earth are running a reward programme , so I sent in pics of Butterflies and got a free chart . I chose QS Sunny , as I have liked this one since seeing it on someone elses' blog ages ago .

Not sure when she will get stitched, but she is mine , all mine.

Thanks for dropping by ,


Chris said...

Gorgeous progress Cath :)

Peggy Lee said...

YAY for another chart in your stash. There is no such thing as enough of that!
Your stitching is very nice! I need to discipline myself to sticking with a schedule on my stitching. I'm not very good at it though. Wish there was an easier way, like growing another set of arms, or creating a clone!

Dani - tkdchick said...

I just love highlighting my chart it makes me feel like I've accomplished something!

Julie said...

Your Christmas project will soon grow doing a little once a week. Choose a day and stick to that to make sure you do it! Lol

♥ Nia said...

wow! you vahe stitched so much on your girl already :D Great progress sweetie, looking good :D
ohhh I bet you'll be stitching that new pattern when you finish this one heheheh :)

cucki said...

sweet stitches..great progress..
hugs x

Rhona said...

Great progress on both pieces.

stitcheranon said...

Lovely progress...I guess you are a conver to HAEDs. Great idea about pimping blogs..Im glad she got her followers. We make a lovely community and more are always welcome!

Cole said...

You've made great progress!

Marlene Jones said...

Glad to see more stitching on your christmas sampler, xxx

Lesleyanne said...

Great start on your new HAED. Can't believe how much you have done already. You have chosen a gorgeous reward chart. Lovely progress on your Christmas chart.

Catherine said...

Wow! So many stitches!! Your new chart is cute!

Melanie said...

Great progress!!! Love the free pattern you picked too.

Barb said...

I love the Christmas design. A nice idea about the blogs! I have learned so much by following them.

Bernadett Rauski said...

I am looking forward on the new " section"on your blog,where you "recommend " blogs.:)
Lovely stitcings Cath.The HAED is a big cake...:)

Chris said...

Gorgeous stitching progress! Have a lovely weekend!