I have been focusing on my efforts to get at least a small basket of ornaments ready to give as gifts this year to those who have stuck by me during a tough year... here is another that I finished just last night....
Merry! Ornament Heart in Hand Just Cross Stitch 1997 Christmas Ornament Issue 32 ct Dirty Belfast Linen, GAST Floss
Currently Stitching: a gift, and Family Reunion Sampler
Here they are - the new Gingher Sonia Scissors, 4" and 5".... also got in more 5" Elenas, 4" Mias and 4" Freedoms.... grab them up at Mike and Carol's Internet Store - if you already ordered, huge shipment going out to the PO this afternoon - they will be in your hands soon - my pair is stunning :-)
**Please Note: Coupon below is for books, and is NOT related to the Gingher sale
At long last, I found the energy to stitch another Christmas Ornament for my basket. This time I chose an old freebie from my freebie drawer - from a packet that has designs for each of the "Twelve Days of Christmas," I chose Three French Hens.... dressed in french maid uniforms. I thought it was cute. I went with the designer's color key, but in hindsight, I would have switched to a darker green for the 3...
Three French Hens Ornament Sisters and Best Friends 32 ct Natural Belfast Linen, GAST Floss
Currently Stitching: Family Reunion Sampler (should post an update soon, have done quiet a bit more), and another Christmas Ornament