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Sunday, February 19, 2017

The Amaryllis Fell

Our Amaryllis plant is so tall and  top heavy that it fell over.  I don't think it hurt itself.  So DH put in two stakes to help hold it up.
I see some red inside the buds.  Maybe the bloom will be red?

I got the front side of Home Sweet Home done!!
Mandy wondered why I don't like working on this.  It is mysterious as to why some things are fun to stitch and some things I dread stitching.  You never know beforehand how you will feel about stitching something.  With this, I think the constant fear that I am going to mess this up spoils some of the fun.  Also this is going very slowly.  I don't like when things aren't nice and neat and perfectly done.
Here are the pieces so far:
Next step:  trace another side onto the embroidery fabric.  I think I'll choose the end side as it is smaller.
We are enjoying another nice day here.  It was 65 degrees yesterday.  Wow.  I made another little start.  I'll show you tomorrow.  It's Sally's fault!
A

2 comments:

  1. Yes, sometimes you have to stake the Amaryllis.
    Maybe it's white with red, I've seen those before.
    Home Sweet Home is looking great, hope you can finish it.
    Marilyn

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  2. Hello Amy, You're right the Amaryllis is going to be red, so stately. Seeing your pieces of Home Sweet Home laid out, you've done a lot, it's great. I don't think you'll mess it up, it's going to be stunning. Your work is so beautiful. I love the bunny, he's darling. Take care. Mandy

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