Tuesday, June 19, 2012

A small finish

As I mentioned in my previous post, last night I finished the first ornament for the Waiting for Christmas SAL by Italian designer Manuela Albanese. I chose to stitch my version with DMC Variation 4210 and substituted some of the stitches with beads (Mill Hills beads #10071). I kind of have an idea of how I want to finish-finish it but I might change up my mind :P
I think this SAL is still open for sign ups ... the second ornie will be sent out next month :)

Como mencioné en mi entrada anterior, anoche terminé el primer adorno del SAL Waiting for Christmas de la diseñadora italiana Manuela Albanese. Elegí hacer mi versión usando hilo DMC  4210 y sustituí algunos de los puntos con mostacilla Mill Hills #10071. Tengo una idea de qué acabado quiero darle, pero tal vez cambie de idea cuando haya llegado el momento de hacerlo :P
Creo que aún se pueden anotar para participar en este SAL ... el segundo adorno será enviado el próximo mes :)
Waiting for Christmas - 1st ornament

Design: Waiting for Christmas SAL - 1st Ornament by Manuela Albanese
Stitched on 40ct Ice Cappuccino R&R Linen DMC4210 and Mill Hill beads #10071
Stitch count:61w x 103h
Started: 15. June. 2012 
Finished: 18. June. 2012



It's also time to post a pic of my ort box for the TUSAL...so here it is =)

También es momento de enseñarles una foto de mi cajita con restos de hilos para el TUSAL... así es como se ve ahora =)

TUSAL June


15 comentarios:

BeckySC said...

That's so pretty, Carla :)

Rachel said...

Very beautiful! I love that you used beads in place of stitches ;)

dixiesamplar said...

It is a lovely finish, Carla!!

Julie said...

Nice finish.
Blue Moon very stunning.

Southpaw Stitcher said...

El adorno es muy precioso! Lo me encanta!

♥ Nia said...

Lovely design :)

valerie said...

Cute finish! Love it...I just sent an email to Manuela to see how the SAL works!

sharine said...

A very cute finish!

Lana said...

I love your finish! LOVE that color red!! Can't wait to see how you finish-finish it!

Dani - tkdchick said...

Oooh I love that Christmas Tree!

Veronica said...

Very pretty finish, Carla. That red is just gorgeous!

Hugs,
Veronica.

milly said...

Congratulations on your finish, it's lovely!
Great TUSAL too.

Crazee4books said...

Hi Carla,

Love your Christmas tree ornie and especially so because it's such a
gorgeous shade of red ... and it has beads in it to make it extra
special. I look forward to seeing how you will finish this off.

It's nice to visit with you again. Your little daughter is so
adorable ... love that picture of the two of you. She looks like a
little bit of mischief and sweetness combined.

Cheers!

Giovi's Creations said...

Ya empieza a respirarse la Navidad... ;) Congrats por el avance. Giovi

Ziggyeor said...

Cute stitching, I like the addition of the beads. I can't wait to see how you'll finish it.

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