February 2017 releases

February releases to add some color to our drab winter!  I awoke this morning to even more snow and decided color was the only cure!

Text is a partial quote (1844) from English poet, Thomas Hood, his poem, "November"
 Design Information: size 172 x 172. Model was worked on Weeks Dyes Works linen 35 ct 1296 Dolphin over 2 with 2 strands of floss. This design was worked in 4 colors of Dinky Dyes silk. Key includes a DMC cross reference on all but the Dinky Dyes Verdigris, a gorgeous variegated.  232 French Press, 217 Verdigris, 173 Blue Bush, 160 Red Jasper Finished size if worked over 2 on 35 ct, final size= 10”square


Bees in Clover
Text is a partial quote from Emily Dickenson's poem Bees in Clover. Design information: size 126 x 126; Model was worked on Wichelt Jobelan - Queen Anne's Lace (marbled) #429509 over 2 with 2 strands of floss. 28 count.  We used 4 colors of Dinky Dyes silk. Finished size = 9” square.  Floss key includes a suggested DMC cross reference. 62 Aussie Gold, 155 Spearmint, 103 Bougainvillea, 50 Acacia

Mister Blueberry Blue
 Design information: size 92 x 92. Model was worked on 28 Count Zweigart Antique White Lugana with 2 threads of  Dinky Dyes over 2. Key includes a DMC cross reference. Finished size on 28 count over 2 = 6 ½” square.  Worked in Dinky Dyes 141 Dark Chocolate, 174 Persian Jade, 183 Blue Ice, 245 Indian Summer, 248 Sour Apple, 61 Pearl, 67 Jacob’s Ladder Finished size if worked on 28 count over 2 = 6 1/2" square. Embellished with Mill Hill glass seed beads  mix #00777


Melanie said...

Love them all, especially the fabric and colors in the first one; the kitty will definitely be added to my collection, to join Practically Perfect. :D

Arlene said...

love them all, but Mister Blueberry Blue is my favorite.....Must add to my collection ....