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Friday, September 25, 2015

A Finish

I finished the stitching on the Mermaid Purse!  Yeah!  Here is a penny to give you some perspective:

I'll have to see if I have some Dupioni silk to put on the back of it and to line it with.  I'm not entirely happy with her hair as I think the color key was out of whack.  I will put it in my mermaid casket when it is all done.  Now compare my finish to the photo on the chart:

I got just a bit done on Off With Her Head.

I hate getting yelled at so this project reminds me that sometimes people have "issues" and get upset and it's not my problem.  DH tells me that if I care what people think, I am their prisoner forever.  Is that from The Art of War?  Whatever.  You can see that Off With Her Head is going to be bigger than the Mermaid Purse:


Now I need to get back to other projects.  I did manage to locate Gloriana Pacific Blue so now I have no excuse not to work on the Quaker Bag.

I think I am going to get something good in the mail today.
A

4 comments:

  1. I love your hubby's saying--I'm going to remember that!!!
    Great job on the mermaid purse.

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  2. Your mermaid bag looks lovely. The cover picture colours do look more intense but you cannot really go by that, they are often not true to life.

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  3. It turned out so nice.
    Great progress on off With her Head.
    Wonder what you got in the mail? ;)
    Marilyn

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