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Friday, October 7, 2011

An Autumn Friday

It is a beautiful day here. Warm and sunny. You can't often say that. I finished the stitching part of the Lucet holder. I have to do a chain stitch around the outside of all four pieces, then I can start putting it together. But of course I have to make the Lucet braid. It will be interesting to see how long it takes me and if I can get into the groove and whip it out. The flat braid is harder than the regular.
I am anxious to start on "A Spot in the Mountains". It looks like it will be so fun to do. And next weekend I am going to The Button Brag Book class. How did I get so lucky?
Jenny, who I met at class last weekend, finished her Hare Pyns and it looks so beautiful. Her blog is Onestitchcloser.blogspot.com. Check it out.
My goals for today: Finish all the chain stitching around the Lucet holder, quilt one square, look at the Spot in the Mountains kit and figure out where to start. My goals should be: wash the kitchen floor, vacuum and do something with those apples I bought two weeks ago.
The tile for the kitchen is supposed to be in today. I'm waiting for the call to go pick it up.
A

4 comments:

  1. Hi Amy - your stitching looks beautiful, have your needles been smoking much lately!? ;-)
    I don't think that you need to chain-stitch around all 4 pieces, only the two pocket pieces. At least that is how I interpreted the instructions.
    So, I assume that all your lucet cord is done now? LOL
    Take care and talk with you in a bit - happy stitching!

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  2. Lucet cording takes ages to do doesn't it. I'm looking forward to seeing the completed piece.
    Good luck with the tiles

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  3. Hi Amy!

    Nice to meet you, I'm a Jenny's follower and now I'm yours too :D

    Your stitching looks great, I want to see how it looks like when finished.

    Have a good day.

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  4. How kewl to have a lucet holder (stitched) for your own lucet. That is awesome!

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