Monday, March 27, 2017

Overly optimistic

So, you know how in my last post I said that I thought that Andromeda would take a couple of weeks to finish? Turns out that there was quite a bit more stitching to her than I thought! But I continued to take a picture at the end of every day, and yesterday afternoon I finally finished her, so here are the remaining pictures of the journey.

Day 7:

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Day 19:

And finally, the finished piece:




My sweet husband gave me a gift certificate to my framer for Christmas (they know him by name when he comes in now!), so I think I'll try to take this over this week and get the process going; she's too pretty to leave in the "finished" bin.

Now I'm off to get some housework done, and then I need to get back to the Rosewood Manor model. There have also been two parts released in the two SALs I'm participating in, but they'll have to wait until I can make some good progress on the model--if only there were more hours in a day!

Hope everyone has a great stitchy week!

8 comments:

  1. Congrats on the gorgeous finish Melanie.

    Linda

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  2. What a lovely piece! Glad she came together quickly.

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  3. She's so pretty.
    Congrats on another pretty finish.
    I love her hair and how if flows.
    Have fun picking a frame for her.
    Marilyn

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  4. love the way you did the pictures - very cool!!

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  5. What a fantastic finish! She's beautiful and I think you stitched her pretty quickly!
    I love seeing framed pieces so please please don't forget to share a photo when she's framed. What a fantastic choice of gift your husband made!

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  6. Congratulations on this finish... and so quickly! It was lovely to see daily photos of her progress. You definitely chose the right fabric too. :)

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