Wednesday, 7 January 2015

DUCJC 2015 - Day 6

Back again!

I've only posted 5 challenges so far but I have been receiving some wonderful and encouraging comments. So I wanted to say a big thank-you to everyone who has viewed or commented. Your time and effort is very much appreciated. :)

Following on from yesterday, the day 6 start was another Margaret Sherry cutie mouse-themed design. The sky stitched up really quickly as I only had two colours to contend with and I just couldn't go to bed until I'd finished the daisy (although without the backstitching I think it looks more like the icing on a cupcake!) I'm stitching this one on Aida, which is never good for a Margaret Sherry design, but there aren't too many fractionals so I can cope.


Daisy Hugs (my title)
Featured in Margaret Sherry Summer Fun free booklet with Cross Stitch Crazy issue 167
Stitched on 16ct Antique White Aida 2 over 1


Day 7 sees me working with an absolutely gorgeous almost-good-enough-to-eat piece of fabric. This I am really looking forward to!

Love and hugs
Rachel x

13 comments:

  1. I've enjoyed seeing your new starts, and this one is especially sweet. Looking forward to seeing your newest start, and the yummy fabric!

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  2. Love your "cupcake icing"!!! :D
    You have stitched a lot actually and as per yesterday: I LOVE IT!!!
    Such cuties xoxo

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  3. Love it! Margaret Sherry designs are too cute and I'm stitching one of her cats as a gift currently! I can't mention it on my blog as the person it's a gift for often pops by to see what I'm stitching!

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  4. Love this design! Too adorable. Great job with your icing it looks delicious. Definitely one of those designs that the back stitch will make it even better!

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  5. Hello Rachel

    I love all your new challenge designs, you've picked some great ones!
    Happy New Year x

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  6. I love these designs, though I haven't stitched one yet. This one is so sweet!

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  7. Mmm that "icing" looks tasty!!

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  8. Another cute design Rachel. You made good progress on this one.

    Linda

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  9. Another cutie! Can't wait to see what your next choice is. It sounds intriguing!

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  10. Very cute. Looking forward to seeing your next project:)

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  11. I love this project! So cute!!! Great progress :)

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  12. Another beautiful start! Love the MS mice :o)
    You have a great theme going here!
    Hugs xx

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