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....ohh and pencils and paper

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

I like to revisit designs that I have done earlier sometimes and so it was with this one. I stitched it in a deep raspberry DMC 814 for a change as I have some fabric that I  would like to use with it. I have always loved this design as it perfectly reflects how I feel about Christmas.
I really enjoyed stitching it again.

It is  a cushion pattern but I  think  I  fancy a wall hanging....fabrics here I come!
I have also been playing with this...

It is nice to be doing some stitching.  I have been taking it easy as I have had a sore hand, a bit of "arfa" I feel. So by not stitching every hour that God sends has helped...funny that!
When I  caught up with my friends at stitching last week I received some lovely gifts for my birthday....I know! Still? Well yes it was a lovely surprise. We hadn't been able to catch up as we were all away at different times.
I now have a beautiful project bag from Diane, the cutest tin in the world from Robyn and a sweet, sweet mug from Mary. Thank you girls, you are too lovely. 

Well chores await...and I  promised myself that I  could work on some little designs with my pencils if I  did them. I may even shout myself a coffee in my new pretty mug.
Have a beautiful day.
Namaste and Blessings,
Michelle xxx 

11 comments:

  1. This sore hand thing seems to be spreading - hopefully you can give Arfa the flick!
    Very pretty goodies Michelle

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  2. It's NiCe not to have a deadline... EnJoY sitting & breathing as well... xox

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  3. Lovely stitchery and lovely gifts!
    Hugs Martina

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  4. I hope Arfa doesn't visit you too often. Rather a nuisance not being able to stitch as much as you'd like to. What a fantastic birthday... it keeps on keeping on lol. Enjoy.

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  5. Hi Michelle,oh your stitchery is so cute and how lovely you are still receiving birthday gifts,enjoy your evening my friend xx

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  6. Dear Michelle,
    true sweet Chrismas stitchery and beautiful gifts Michelle, you are so lucky.
    Greetings,
    Sylvia

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    1. Nice to be spoilt from your lovely friends, Ooh I do love that very cute stitchery you are "re-visiting"

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  7. Enjoy some slow stitching. Love the pattern you're doing!

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  8. Beautiful stitching. Sew nice to just relax and stitch.. Enjoy

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  9. I hope your hand comes right with a little rest Michelle. Your stitching is very cute, good designs are timeless :-) Lovely gifts, hope your new mug passed the coffee test!

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  10. lovely stitchery and how fun to have an extended birthday!
    Hugz

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