Sunday, 5 November 2017

First FNwF for a While!

I have finally managed to link up with FNwF - so many first Friday's of the month have passed me by recently, so I'm chuffed I remembered to link up.

Pop over to Cheryl's blog here to see what everyone else has gotten up to!

Unsurprisingly for those who have read my blog for a while, I decided to keep working on Beauty and the Beast. I really want this done now, just because it is so close to finishing!

I spent Friday evening and a few hours on Saturday working on some sky (I got a bit further than the pictures suggest!). It always feels like I have done way more than it looks like I have done! But I'm slowly chipping away, and I'm enjoying the purples and pinks I am using for the sky! I will try and get better lit photos some-point soon!




As a general update of this project, I finished the third pattern page about two weeks ago - it's looking so good! (if I do say so myself!)



I hope everyone else had a very enjoyable FNwF!

17 comments:

  1. I am in awe of your stitchery, it's gorgeous.

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  2. Nice you could join in for FnWFs ... such a pretty cross stitch..

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    1. Thank you :) I really love it - it would have gone in an unfinished box years ago if it wasn't so lovely x

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  3. Good to have you along. What a huge undertaking Beauty and the Beast is - looking great. xx

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    1. Thank you so much, Lin. Is it bad I have 3 other Disney ones of the same make ready to go after this??? x

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  4. I can not believe how much work is going into this - Wow! It's amazing!

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    1. Thank you, Linda. Currently it is over-riding school work and house work as it is ever so close, and ever so lovely to do at the moment! x

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  5. Beauty and the Beast is going to be stunning! I love it and look forward to seeing more of it.

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    1. Thank you so much Faith. Hopefully I'll get some more done this week x

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  6. Good for you for keeping up with this one! It is gorgeous and coming along really nicely. It looks almost finished!!!!

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    1. Thanks! Now it's progressing so quickly it no longer feels like such a chore to keep it going. Not too far to go, if I don't include the outlining and french knots! x

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  7. Hey your nearly there....... Lots of hours in this one......what size is it?

    I see you reply in the comments....... I don't think this goes back to the person who commented....... And most never go back to see this......

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  8. Oh wow, you made great progress on this really huge project. I also love stitching huge projects and I don't mind that they always take long to finish. It's just a lot of fun.

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  9. This is stunninng! I was going to ask if there was much backstitch or just the main characters.

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