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Tuesday, October 26, 2010

A Small Finish and A Contribution

Cathey at Pumpkin Patch & Co. had her 2nd annual Pumpkin Day celebration on Oct. 21st. She designed a cute little memento for the day which I had to quickly stitch up. It is so cute and goes well with the one from last year.

I stitched this with her recommended DMC on 28ct white evenweave. I put the year on the back as I'm hoping there will be more in future years to come :)

I took part in Cathey's Pumpkin Patch & Co. Breast Fund which she started this year. I stitched this ornament and was really pleased with how it turned out. Believe me it was hard to part with, but an enjoyable stitch so I will do it again in red for myself.

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Pumpkin said...

OMG!!!! You are FAST! LOL! I LOVE IT! Not only because I designed it but it actually came out better than I expected :o) Thank you so much Irene for doing this so I could see it stitched up.

Your donation is absolutely gorgeous and I plan on copying you (if you don't mind that is). LOL!

Vonna Pfeiffer said...

I LOVE LOVE LOVE your breast cancer donation ornament...that is fantastic, I would have never thought doing it in pink! GOOD JOB!!!
And what a sweet pumpkin day finish :)

Carol said...

Your pumpkin day finish is wonderful, Irene, as is your contribution to the breast cancer auction...I really love the shades of pink you chose for it!

Mylene said...

What lovely finishes. Congrats!

Carolyn NC said...

Very cute!

mumzy said...

You are a fast stitcher. Both projects are absolutely gorgeous.