Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Putting the cardinals away...for now.

I really, really need a break from the cardinals.  I try to pick it up and do little or nothing.  So I started my "Names of Jesus" project for a change of pace.  Normally I would do it in 3 or 4 colors but this time I am using a different green for every name.  I like it thus far.


And I have been working away on Jack's afghan.  I got tired of going one motif at a time.  So I do the first color on a good number of them and then do the second color and attach them.  I am half way done now.


Nothing much else to show you as I have also been sewing and making dresses.  Or should I say preparing to make them.  I am using left over fabric and then I will buy a solid color for sleeves or sleeves and bodice or for skirt, depending on what I need.

Now for Miss Sylvia Joy snooping in a cupboard and just chillin'.



Thanks for visiting.  Blessings and huggles.

6 comments:

  1. I lay projects aside too. I just started this morning to put together a shirt for my husband, I only cut it out last summer :) I did so much sewing last summer and by the time I cut out the shirt I just didn't have the motivation to sew it up. But now I do and it is almost done.
    I love the greens in the Jesus Name piece, it is going to look beautiful when finished.

    Bean

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  2. I am like you I get tired of a project and go on to something else, I have finally finished a Sampler from a Retreat 2012 this month.
    Love the color green the different colors are lovely.
    Catherine

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  3. What is it about kitties and cupboards? Mine head for any open door they find. Hmmmmm....must be that secret spying thing. Hope your summer is going well!!

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  4. Anonymous3:51 PM CDT

    Like your Jesus name picture. I want to try one for our pastors, afghan looks nice and Sylvia is really precious.
    Carlene
    from PA

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  5. My kitty's where always snoopy when I opened a cupboard door. They also liked getting behind the sofa or under the bed. Lucy has not been doing any snooping since the loss of Ethyl.:( It is good you have more than one project going so you can rotate them. The cardinals would be fun to get out this Winter.

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  6. That new cross stitch is going to be beautiful. I really wish I could sew for myself...I so need about three jumpers to wear through the rest of this hot...hot summer. Seems like it should be easy,but when I try...it just don't come together :) Guess,I should take some lessons...blessings

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