Sunday, January 31, 2010

First finish of 2010!!

Today I had my first happy dance of 2010!! And I not only finished the stitching but also finished it as a no-sew cube (the second one I do). Need practice how to make a nice bow, but I'm still happy with the outcome :)
I made a couple of changes in the thread color of the original design. I used Anchor 848 for the mice fur and all the parts that the chart called for DMC4200 I substitued with ThreadWorx 1094 (party time). As you can see in the pic on the left, I had stitched some letter with  DMC4200 but I wasn't sure I liked it so decided to look through my collection of threads and found this choice of ThreadWorx I like best for this design :)

Hoy terminé mi primer bordado del año!! Y no sólo lo terminé de bordar sino que hasta le dí un acabado, en este caso un cubo (el segundo que hago). Aún necesito practicar un poco cómo hacer un moño más bonito, pero igual estoy bastante contenta con el resultado final :)
Le hice un par de modificaciones a los colores del diseño original. El pelaje del ratoncito lo bordé con Anchor 848 y las partes del diseño que indicaba bordarlos con DMC4200 lo sustituí con ThreadWorx 1094 (Party Time), como verán en la foto de la izquierda ya había bordado gran parte de las letras con el hilo DMC pero la verdad no me convencía mucho y entonces decidí buscar entre mi colección de hilos otra opción y encontré este de ThreadWorx que me gusta más para este diseño :)


Design: Purrfect Love by Barbara Ana Designs
Stitched on 28ct Platinum Jubilee with DMC, Anchor and ThreadWorx threads
Stitch count: 57w x 58h
Started: 12. January. 2010
Finished: 31. January. 2010



My goals for February are:
1. Finish page 1 of SK Dragon Luck
2. Finish page 3 of Shh Now
3. Stitch L*K's Dogs Leave Paw Prints
4. Finish page 3 and 6 of Faces of Faery 09
5. Stitch a Christmas ornament


Metas para febrero:
1. Terminar página 1 de SK Dragon Luck
2. Terminar la página 3 de Shh Now
3. Bordar Dogs Leave Paw Prints de Lizzie Kate
4. Terminar la página 3 y 6 de Faces of Faery 09
5. Bordar un adorno de Navidad



My goals for January are:
1. Start SK Dragon Luck and stitch at least half of page 1 ~ Yes! Stitched a little bit more than half a page :)
2. Finish page 14 of Shh Now ~ Yes!
3. Start and finish Purrfect Love ~ Yes! And I even finish it as a cube :)
4. Finish page 5 of Faces of Faery 09 ~ Yes!


Metas para enero:
1. Empezar SK Dragon Luck y bordar al menos la mitad de la página 1 ~ Si! Bordé un poco más que la mitad de la página :)
2. Terminar la página 14 de Shh Now ~ Si!
3. Empezar y terminar Purrfect Love ~ Si! Y hasta lo terminé como un cubo :)
4. Terminar la página 5 de Faces of Faery 09 ~ Si!

19 comentarios:

tkdquintmom said...

Oh how very cute! I just love the pinks in this one. You did a fantastic job with the finishing too :)

Cindy's Stitching said...

This is just adorable. You did a wonderful job on the cube. I haven't made anything into a cube yet.

Becky K in OK said...

Your cube is too cute. I love it. Congratulations.

Annette said...

I'm dancing dancing with you... Congratz on the finish... I love how you made it into a cube, I hope to learn it one day...

Carol said...

está lindísimoooo!!! :)

staci said...

Adorable finish! Congrats!!!

Dovilė said...

lovely colors:)

♥ Sari ♥ said...

It's very cute! :) Lovely. :)

Zoe said...

Too adorable!! Love it, the mouse and the cat are soo cute.

Blu said...

Very cute finish! Congrats

shakatak66 said...

Congrats on a beautiful finish - it looks awesome, perfect stitching and finishing :D

Rachel said...

Cute finish! The colors are perfect for the design!

Can't wait to see what you stitch next!

Chispita said...

Un diseño monísimo y te ha quedado divino,,me encanta!!

Stitcher from Wales said...

wow! thats a lovely first finish of 2010, well done!

Claire said...

So cute, well done.

Sharon said...

That is adorable! Congrats.

Virpi said...

Cute finish =)

Terri said...

great finish :)

♥ Nia said...

Just beautiful! :) Great work!!

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