Monday, July 7, 2014

A Colonial Gathering Stitchin' Finish

Gentle Friends, over the weekend I completed what I set out to complete, the most recent Colonial Gathering piece called "Cotton Bird."  There is a small mistake that in the finished photograph is one way and on the chart another, I catch it until after I had ironed the piece, as it was kind of a glaring blob of green......

.......it is the white cotton blossom in the upper vine, it is charted as a solid green diamond shape, and does stand out a bit.  I went back and frogged it out and re-stitched it in with the white and it does look much better.  It will be winging it's way to Faye for finishing in the next day or two.
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That's about it for today sports fans, I hope everyone had a super 4th, and a great weekend!!!  More stitching tomorrow......
Take care,
edgar

22 comments:

  1. I think I might have stitched the 'glaring blob' as you called it, in the red colourway to match the flowers on the same vine.

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  2. Beautiful finish! Love this design!

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  3. Very nice finish. I really like the colors in the house.

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  4. I hope you had a Happy 4th too! Wish they offered this as a pattern without joining a club - your finish is absolutely gorgeous!

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  5. Beautiful. Absolutely love this!

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  6. Nice finish, it is rare that I don't change something on the piece I am stitching. Sorry to all those wonderful designers....but.

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  7. Fantastic finish! You did a wonderful job. I love the colors. The blue bird caught my eye first. LOL

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  8. Great finish of this odd little piece! The 'glaring blog' is white on PSS sample page, too.

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  9. I tried to leave a comment, and it seemed like it wasn't working. If this is a duplicate just ignore me! Your finish is absolutely gorgeous Edgar! I wish they would offer this pattern without having to belong to a club. Glad you had a Happy 4th!

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  10. Great finish Edgar! I really like the polka dotted house.

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  11. Wow it's so beautiful..
    Big hugs x

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  12. Lovely finish. Your stitching is superb.

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  13. A beautiful finish, and I do like what you did with the flower you fixed. Have a wonderful week.

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  14. Beautiful finish and I love the change you made! Congrats on reaching your goal of finishing it this weekend - I always *grossly* underestimate how much time something will take.

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  15. I like the white "blob" on top. It ties in with the lightness of the rest of the piece.

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  16. That is just beautiful. It will be fun to see what Faye does with it!

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  17. It's beautiful! Love the finish!

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  18. Looks wonderful. :) Thank you for sharing.

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  19. Fanastic finish Edgar. I look forward to seeing what Faye does with it :) I have a few pieces headed out to her also.

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