My FOTM from Silkweaver came in today - mine reminds me of their Desert Sky Expressions - it is considerably lighter than in the scan - very pretty lavender/pink/blue misty combination....
I splurged earlier than I expected to and I pre-ordered Celtic Winter today... along with a skein of Crescent Colours that I could not find at the LNS yesterday. It looks like there are quite a few takers for the SAL for this lovely piece - so far Katrina, Karen and Cathy have all expressed interest - we just need to figure out when.... anyone else interested??
I also got myself a kit I have wanted for a long, long time - although I will surely ditch the aida and use evenweave....Maggie the Messmaker (got a great deal, so went for it - didn't buy it from Nordic Needle, just using the link for the picture)
Q. How do you deal with a "stitching slump?"
A. I don't think I have ever really been in a stitching slump. If I were, I doubt I would put any pressure on myself, since stitching is a hobby, not a chore. The therapist in me also says that if I wanted to get out of the slump, I would begin to set small goals for myself... first kit up a project.... then start slowly, maybe a few stitches a night... something like that... sort of a systematic process to reacclimate myself to stitching... if I had to...
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Stitched on today: Peacock Cypher and Legends of the Dragons