Sunday, November 30, 2014

Weekly Update

What a great week! I follow Classic Colorworks(formely Cresent Colours) on facebook as well as stitch with their floss. They had a give a way of your choice of several of their starter kits. Well, with over 600 entries, I won, wow. I choice the starter kit of classic colors. You never have enough floss, right. Then next, I won not one, but two of Brook's Angels patterns. Pam K had a give a way of 4 of her extra patterns. Wow and Wow! They are now on my to do list for 2015.
I did finish another ornament for a Christmas gift. I am stitching on two more that hopefully I will finish for Christmas gifts too. I also finished another letter "g" of The Stitcher's Alphabet by Brooks.
I will finish this afghan one day. Also, I am in a Christmas Ornament Exchange and this is the ornaments I stitched for my partners. These were from kits called Songs of Christmas by Designs for the Needle.
I also was in a ornament exchange in the Friendly Stitches Group and here is the ornament I stitched for my partner and the one I received. My partner sent not one but two ornaments.
I stitched
“Mistletoe” Acorn House- designed by Susan Myers-JCS Christmas Ornament issue 2012
Then in Brooks Book ornament exchange, my partner said she loved the color of Pink.
I stitched
Scandinavian Tree-Scandinavian Stitches-JCS Christmas Ornament issue 2013
 I received a two sided ornament from my partner. Neat and pretty.

Here are the WIPs and finishes for the week.
 Poinsettia Towel-Lois Winston for DMC-Just Cross Stitch Magazine Nov/Dec 2011
Redbird Dreams in Winter- June –The 12 Days of Texas Christmas-Redbird Designs.
  Christmas Animals – Heaven And Earth 2 pages out of 8 pages completed

     Noel Table Runner -2009 Sal-Novalee2.Com

     Snow in Love #10-2011 Ornament Series-Littlehouse Needleworks

Letter  “G” stitched -Stitcher’s  Alphabet – BrooksBook-Stitched A B C D E F

   Winter Forest ornament #11-2011 Ornament Series-Littlehouse Needleworks

     A Victorian Christmas ornament-Praiseworthy Stitches-Just Cross Magazine Christmas 2013

Have a great week.


Shelly said...

Whew, you've been busy, Joyce. Busy winning too! Progress looks great on everything. Lots of good looking ornaments..'tis the season!

Donna Pheneger said...

Joyce, as usual, your stitching is beautiful! I'm enjoying your afghan a lot!

Vonna, The Twisted Stitcher said...

You are LUCKY! :) Couldn't happen to a better girl!
Your ornaments are precious and the ones you received great! All your WIPs and finishes look great!

Linda said...

Gorgeous stitching Joyce. I love the first set you did. Would you be interested in selling the charts.


Denise SA said...

Wonderful stitching

Mii Stitch said...

Little busy bee!! Gorgeous stitching :)

Deb said...

Congratulations on your winnings!
Wonderful exchanges!
Beautiful stitching!

diamondc said...

Joyce: Love all your stitching, they are all lovely.

Merry Christmas.


Prairie Patch Quilts said...

Always look forward to and enjoy seeing your updates and finishes.