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Sunday, September 09, 2012

Sunday's Stitchy Update...

Here it is
time for the
Sunday Stitchy Update!

This week I had
two new starts and finishes!

On Monday I started this name sampler
for a baby shower I'll be going to soon.
I charted the name out myself in PC Stitch and
used one of the borders that came with the program.
I finished this on Wednesday and started
Stitchworks Sam the Patriotic Penguin the next day.
Finished this one today and it will be a
birthday gift for Jacob.  He is Penguin Crazy :)
Now for the hard part...
I plan on making each of them into pillow ornaments which is something I have never done before!  I bought all the stuff that I *think* I need and am going to attempt to make them tomorrow!
Wish me luck.
Thanks for taking a peek at my stitching,
see ya next week with another faithful update!


Angela Cruz-garcia said...

Your Patriotic Penguin is wonderful. I just tried to find it and the site no longer has it. I also know someone who is Penguin crazy. Good luck on your pillow finish. I know you can do it. Just take it nice and slow.

Kaisievic said...

Great finishes and good luck with the pillow finishing. You will be fine, I am sure.

sharine said...

Very cute finishes. You can do it:)

tadamama said...

Great finishes! Can't wait to see your finishing on them!

Melinda said...

I am positive you can finish these the way you would like. Can't wait to see your success

Shaunterria Owens said...

That penguin is adorable! And what a nice baby sampler - you did a great job charting and stitching it. Personally, I love pillow finishes because I can rip out any seams I don't like and start over :)

Bea said...

Those are wonderful finishes Faith. The recipients are going to love them.

You can do the pillow finishing! Looking forward to seeing your photos.

Meari said...

Good luck with your pillows, Faith. Those are hard for me, too.

Lisa Dunn said...

I love the name sampler you designed! It is beautiful. The penguin is darling.

I wish we lived closer, I could teach you the sewing part. :o)