Monday, April 13, 2020

A Sarah Wodham Finish

Gentle Friends, so I wrapped up and put in the last stitches on Miss Sarah last night.  She has been a really fun stitch ... even the over one verse - a bit tedious - but well worth it in the end!!  Here's a snap...

Sarah Woodham 1770 - from Shakespeare's Peddler
1/13/20 - 4/12/20
Overdyed Cotton Conversion - 40 ct LL Buttercream

 The only changes I made were to work on some of the spacing in the verse, and the chain stitching for the two large girl's hair.  I chain stitched the one on the left and didn't like it much so I frogged it out and then restitched it over one and like it much better.  

I think I'll pull out a WIP and stitch on that tonight so I'll try and post that next week...

Thanks for stopping by do stop again!!

Good Thoughts! Good Words! Good Deeds!
edgar


13 comments:

  1. That sampler is absolutely beautiful!!! I love the over one but not sure my eyes could do it even with my magnifiers.

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  2. Nice finish, not sure I could have done all that over one

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  3. The sampler is amazing - love the colors! Will you have this framed soon or,
    is your framer opened at this time?
    Hope you guys aren't stir crazy or have cabin fever!
    Many blessings....

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  4. Fabulous work. I am impressed by the one over one work, I did an alphabet on my last sampler that way and found it to be very challenging indeed. x

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  5. Love your Finish - this is so beautiful....

    Hope that you are staying safe and staying well....

    Happy Stitching
    Linda K, Buttercup

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  6. Well done on your sampler finish, Edgar! She is a beauty!

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  7. We just knew this would be a grand finish...what an achievement, Edgar
    Looking forward to your next on the agenda. Stay safe and content...…

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  8. This is just gorgeous Edgar!!! Happy stitching and stay safe!

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  9. I love how this came out. It is beautiful.

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  10. Wow...just WOW! This is incredible! I have not seen this design before, but am smitten with the colors and symmetry. Am I reading that correctly that you did this in just 3 months' time??? Truly impressed! Stay well ~ Robin

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