Hi there sweet friends, nice of you to stop by!

Prim and folkart needlework designs of drab reds, browns, golds and greens are what I fancy.

Let's share stitchin, sewin, nestin, cookin, collectin, prims, critters and a lovin' mishmash of sweet life...

Saturday, February 13, 2010

~ MY PRIM AND HUMBLE VALENTINES ~

Hi there!  Thanks for coming back, nice to see you here again:) 


This was a learning project for me, my first time putting one of these together, about the size of a very large hand.  Stitched the wording on natural Osnaburg w/DMC 2 over 2 and made a long narrow banner, frayed edges a wee bit, made a heart template, finished with flannel, poly stuffed with jute hanger.  I used little x's to close the side for a really prim look, first time for that too.
 
Below are few more, but smaller.  Top one is a pretty word from Chocolate Cat's freebie *I Love You* with a few wee hearts added, stitched on natural Osnaburg.  Middle two are simply *Love*, smaller versions of first pic. Lower one is freebie from The Stitcherhood on tea dyed 32 ct. Belgian linen, GAST Gingersnap 2 over 2 and backed with hand dyed wool called *Steak Sauce*, poly stuffed with jute hanger.  I'll do more of these in the future, but with German words of adoration, for my beauties Autumn and EmmaLee:)

Yes, Valentines weekend, to enjoy or not, as we choose.  Either way, I sincerely wish each of you a gentle  weekend filled with warmth, love and peace.  DH will be receiving suet cakes and seeds, a most unconventional gift, but why not share the love with our fine feathered friends!

What's everybody else stitchin this weekend?  Looking forward to some blog reading:)


Tootles and Sweet Stitchin...


Sue

11 comments:

  1. How pretty this is! I love your Valentine's basket -- very nicely done!

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  2. What a wonderful bunch of valentines to fill your basket! You've done really well, Sue!

    Happy Valentine's Day to you!

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  3. * Love * the fabric heart pillows with the simple sayings. Those are too cute!

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  4. Love your ornaments. They look so sweet!

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  5. That is such a beautiful Valentine's basket. Those heart pillows are just wonderful!

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  6. Love the small heart pillows, lovely collections!

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  7. They are so pretty just what one needs for Valentine Day.

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  8. What can I say? I "LOVE" all the "LOVELY" stitchings that you've shared with us, Sue!

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  9. Lovely hearts yo uhave made :)

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  10. Where was I? I did not see those wonderful ornies! They are all very, very lovely!!!
    Hugs, Margit

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A visit from a friend is like a piece of fine chocolate ~ always looked forward to, sincerely appreciated, over with and gone too soon... and leaving you wanting more:)

Sweet thanks for sharing a moment of your day ♥

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