Monday, 12 November 2012

Two Finishes!

12 Days of Christmas
Pattern by Annie Downs from her book
"A Christmas Story"
It feels like it has taken me forever to get the hand stitching
on this one finished but once I did (late yesterday afternoon)
 I was on a roll and am now pleased to have it all finished.
It is a hard one to photograph at nearly a meter in length.

I also have another finish.
I have finished my Table Runner for the
Christmas Table Runner Swap
over on Flickr.
It is safe to show as it is a secret Swap and I am fairly certain that my partner
doesn't come over for a visit :o)
All I need to do now is make a Christmas Decoration to send with it.
I decided to add a border and then make this border also the binding by folding it over etc.
It's the first time I have done this and I love the clean/modern look it
adds without a traditional binding..
Hope my partner likes it.
OK. I think this is a great way to start the week with two finishes.
Off now to tidy the mess I have created in my Sewing room :o)
Have a great day,
hugs, Sharon


  1. I love your 12 days of Xmas ... Just beautiful !!!

  2. What a fabulous finish!!!! Your wallhanging is stitched beautifully!! Lvoe the Chrissy table runner too, will look gorgeous on someones Christmas table.

  3. Your 12 Days of Christmas is quite lovely. That was a lot of stitching!

  4. What a fantastic wall hanging and good for you in getting it finished.

  5. Great start to the week! Love the table runner!

  6. boy you are unreal Sharon they are both awesome,well done on 2 beautiful finishes.Only 5 more sleeps,lol.xx

  7. I'm so close to calling you Speedy Sharon!!! Lol! You're just too quick!! I *really* wish I had your drive to get things done hun!! You've done an awesome job with these!!!

  8. whoo hoo Sharon you have done a great job. The christmas stitchery is just beautiful,

  9. Your wall hanging looks fantastic Sharon. I love that stitchery. I'll have to make it one day!

  10. love the 12 days of Christmas.....would like to do it but I need time.......there isn't enough of it.........

  11. Great work Sharon. The Twelve Days is one of my favourite Christmas projects.....a marathon stitchery. Love the runner too, perfect for a hot Christmas Day.

  12. Heavens delight! I didn't realise 12 days was so long. It looks much smaller in the book! ;o) Well done you. You stitched it beautifully and definately deserve the gold medal for Stick-at-it-ness. Your table runner is fab. The border suits it perfectly. Love the modern look.

  13. Oh, are they both for me? You shouldn't have, but they are both beautiful and I can't wait for them to arrive! LOL

  14. Both lovely projects Sharon - you should be very pleased with yourself having two finishes. Would love to do that stitchery one day

  15. Sharon, two amazing finishes! Love the 12 Days, it will be a great addition to your home for the festive season, but who would want to pack it away?!

  16. Love both of your finishes. Hugs....

  17. Loads of great finishes. I would find it hard to choose a favourite.

  18. Love the wallhanging! Lots of stitching there - great job on the finish!

  19. Your 12 days of Christmas is gorgeous, what a lot of stitching! Love your table runner too.


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