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Friday, 30 March 2012

update on bag

Made a little bit of progress on my shopping bag. I think this stitch is called fly stitch, which, apart from leaves, could also be used for feathery bird's wings. I have used 3 strands of anchor embroidery floss.
                                                  

                                                 Close up
Nowhere finished yet. But since this photo I have sewn some flowers on in bright blue and orange.
 

We had a lovely few sunny days but overnight it suddenly went cold and windy...so back to normal now :0( Still it was enjoyable whilst it lasted and the birdies were very chirpy and spring like!

4 comments:

  1. It is looking so good, you must be really pleased!

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  2. The green looks gorgeous against that fabric Penny and your stitching is perfect!

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  3. Gorgeous stitching and design. Can't wait to see the finished project

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