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Monday, May 23, 2016

Italian Charts

When I was in class in Ohio a lady at our table was talking about her LNS.  She said it is called The Strawberry Sampler.  I wondered if it was near Winterthur.  Maybe I could go there when I'm at the needlework conference in October?  So I googled it.  Yes, I think I could.  I was looking at Strawberry Sampler's website and found some charts that looked interesting.  They are by an Italian designer.  I've never seen any at the needlework stores I've been to.
I was tired.
It was at night.
I was tempted.
I ordered three.
I have a thing for flowers.  DH says every top I own has flowers on it.  Not true.
They came in the mail pretty quickly.


I have so much to stitch, I shouldn't have ordered more.  I shouldn't be allowed to buy anything online after 8 p.m.  But I think they are very sweet.
I am so bad.  I have a couple more things coming in the mail today.

The bathrooms are clean.  It is warm and sunny outside.  I am going to work on my prestitching for my next retreat.
A

4 comments:

  1. I love love love Renato Parolin patterns!! Good choices - it is surprising how many he has - shocking actually!! on my 2014/2015 finishes tab I have 6 finished. If you follow "Quelli che..... amano Renato Parolin" on facebook you will see just how many there are!!

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  2. Wow, those are lovely charts! I don't blame you for buying them! ☺

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  3. Renato Parolin designs are awesome.
    Great choices.
    Marilyn

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  4. Hi Amy. When you're at Winterthur, if you have the time, be sure to stop at Strawberry Sampler. Nice ladies, good, current stock, and you'll be about 1/2 hour away. Enjoy.

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