Thursday, July 5, 2012

Finished sampler~~ My Everything

Finally finished My Everything sampler by The Sampler Girl. DMC monochromatic in 355. Linen is unknown wool-like multi on natural color......what a description, right?  Well, this was a fun piece to stitch. I really like the stitching around it but when framed you can't see but just the top and bottom of it.






When framed in this frame I had in my stash for years, it almost ---almost fits. Even though it does cut off the letters in a couple of spots close, I believe I'm going to keep it framed in this one.
I've had this frame since 2003. I'm glad I can repurpose it with a sampler. It's Mr. Darcy-approved! :)

Till later,
Jennifer

12 comments:

  1. Beautiful! I also love the frame :)

    Raggedystitches,
    Louise

    ReplyDelete
  2. Oh, wow, soooooo pretty, Jennifer. I love that frame. It's gorgeous. Good for you, finding a use for it!!

    ReplyDelete
  3. I love that frame and the linen you used is really unusual - pity you don't know what it is - this is my first time lookin at your blog and I really like it - the photos of your house are lovely - you obviously have a natural flair for decorating - the colour palette you've used looks so warm and inviting - I just love all the handmade touches - I am now a follower and look forward to coming back and seeing more! :) take care

    ReplyDelete
  4. Perfect thread color on the linen.... And yes,! I would use that frame for sure!!!! Winning combination---

    Take care,

    Fsye

    ReplyDelete
  5. Dearest Jennifer,

    Why have things to perfection? The frame is too pretty for not using it.
    Love to you,

    Mariette

    ReplyDelete
  6. I think the frame loos great.

    ReplyDelete
  7. I think the frame is PERFECT! Very very lovely sampler.

    ReplyDelete
  8. Perfectly imperfect!! Love it!

    ReplyDelete
  9. I did this same piece, "My Everything" for my husband, Bill for Valentine's Day. I loved stitching it up and I made a pillow out of it.

    This is my very first time visiting your blog and I love it here. Friendly, warm and newsy. Great job. I'm becoming a follower.

    I too have a blog. Would love to have you stop in and say, "Howdy". I'm over at
    Cross’N My Stitches

    ReplyDelete
  10. This is really nice, I love the frame too. I want to stitch in in brick red on a dark cream colored linen. This inspires me to add yet another project to my list!

    ReplyDelete

Comments are welcome at the homestead at any time! I appreciate your time out of your day to stop and say hello!!
We love to hear from you and yours any time and cherish the time you take to be with us here. I hope you have a GREAT week!
Jennifer

Gadget

This content is not yet available over encrypted connections.