Margaret Randolph

Margaret Randolph
Margaret Randolph stitched by Jenny

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Sunday, 6 October 2013

A New Start

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I have started Freelove Hazard. She is a sweet little stitch. I am using DMC flosses on a 25 count Lugana Linen. I had the fabric in an antique white, but wanted it to look older so I tried tea dyeing. I like how blotchy it turned out and like the tan color. I rinsed and rinsed it, so I think the color will hold.

Happy Stitching All,

Cheri

 

8 comments:

Nicola said...

A great choice Cheri. Freelove is so charming both in her deign and name.

Jenny said...

This sampler always makes me smile....will be looking forward to seeing your progress on her.

Bethany said...

Little stitch? I don't care how little we think they are, the time involved is still many hours. I don't ever remember seeing this sampler before. Great choice.

Lanie said...

Love it, Cheri! This is such a sweet sampler. And you did a great job dying your linen ... looks perfectly "aged"!

Debbie Bauer said...

Love how your fabric turned out! This is such a sweet Sampler!

brod'attitude said...

Beautiful start.

Kim Hummel said...

Are you doing this over one? You have a great start.

Cindy L said...

Cheri, I love the way the colors are looking on your fabric. You did a wonderful job on dying it.