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Sunday, August 11, 2013

Weekly Update

Hello from hot, hot, and dry Texas. It is good to stay inside and stitch or read or craft and watch a little baseball, football or your favorite TV. My stitching on my regular rotation only made a little progress this week. I was asked to backstitch a poem and add yellow roses as a border for our Women of the Year in my sorority(Beta Sigma Phi) as her gift the end of this month. Therefore, I stitched a lot of it instead of my regular WIPs. I did however put a few stitches in each of them although. Here are my pictures of my progress for the week.
The Alphabet Samplings Book
With My Needle
page 15 of 16

Snowman and Friends Christmas Stocking-Gold Collection Kit
backstitch the leavens on the lantern

Heavenly Host Christmas Card
Joan Elliott

Southwestern-August ornament
Redbird Designs.

The Halloween House-Ursula Michaels
SAL with Linda at http://bengelcatlover10.blogspot.com and others
check Linda's blog as she has finished her Halloween House and it really looks good.
My goal is to finish mine by the end of September or sooner.

Redbirds Marie Barber JCS nov/dec 2011
Few more stitches on the female redbird.

To My Sisters poem by a Beta Sigma Phi sister.
It will be a gift for my chapters Woman of the Year on August 24.
It will have our flower, The Yellow Rose as a border.
I was able to chart the poem at CrossStitch.com

Have a wonderful week at whatever life throws your way.
Joyce

6 comments:

cucki said...

Beautiful projects x

Linda said...

Great progress Joyce. I love the poem your stitching. HH is looking good.

Linda

sharine said...

They are all looking great:)

Denise SA said...

Hope it cools down for you soon. Great progress

meggie said...

Beautiful stitching Joyce, have a good week (:

Deb said...

Love the Joan Elliott!