Tuesday, October 28, 2008

A Quaker Christmas is Finished

It didn't take very long at all tonight to finish up that final motif, and so here it is...

A Quaker Christmas

ByGone Stitches

Silkweaver 40 ct Newcastle Solo Linen, Crescent Colours Floss

Stitched 12/24/07 - 10/28/08


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Stitched on today: Finished A Quaker Christmas, and started a Christmas ornament for HoE Christmas Ornament Exchange **Mailed off HoE Floss Ring Tag Exchange today

93 comments:

Susan said...

Congratulations, Carol. It's stunning!

GoldenAngelsWorks said...

BEAUTIFUL!!!! Congrats on the finish!

At the Honeysuckle Tree said...

Woo hoo ~ looks grand. Congrads on your BIG finish, Carol. I know you must be super glad it's done by the holiday...like I had any doubt. Great stitching.

Tanya

Gabi said...

Congratulations with this beautiful finish

Tammy said...

Congrats on your finish--it's lovely!

Meari said...

Congratulations on your finish, Carol! It looks great.

Rachel said...

w00t!! Congrats on your beautiful finish ;o)

Kerry said...

It's beautiful. Congratulations.

staci said...

WooHoo Carol! You must be dancing the night away!!! It's stunning and done well in advance of the holidays :)

ausxser said...

Congratulations Carol - it's simply beautiful!

Olenka's Stitches said...

Congratulations on this lovely finish! QC looks stunning.

Theresa said...

Congratulations on your finish~~ It looks great!!!

Jennifer said...

Congratulations!

Margaret said...

Well done. This piece is absolutely stunning - I love it. You must be so proud of youself.

Suzanne said...

Congratulations on such a great finish!

Kathy said...

CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I knew you would get it done in time for Christmas this year. Now to get it framed. That is also a big job.

It is beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Tracy said...

Congratulations on a breathtaking piece!

Gill said...

It's stunning Carol - I've enjoyed watching your progress on this piece!

Karin said...

Gorgeous! Congrats on the finish!

Rowyn said...

Great to see it finished, it's beautiful.

Sharon said...

It looks fabulous Carol! Congrats.

vEr0n!c@ said...

Congratulations on such a huge finish! 10 months stitching it. It looks great!

Loreta said...

Great finish! It looks so beautiful!

karenv said...

Yay! It looks amazing Carol, congratulations on getting it finished up!

loulee1 said...

Congratulations! That is one BIG finish.

Stitcher said...

Fantastic finish. I love it, and have really enjoyed the progress pics.

Zu said...

Absolutely fantastic! Congratulations!

Mylene said...

Well done, Carol! It is simply beautiful!!

Ulla said...

Congrats on the finish! It's Stunning!

Nic said...

Yay! Congratulations on the BIG finish!

Lindsay said...

It's gorgeous Carol, Congratulations.

Barbara said...

Wow, Carol, it's stunning. I can't believe it's done! :D I'll miss seeing your progress posts on it, though!

Chiloe said...

Congratulations: it's beautiful like everything you stitch ;-) You are a very talented lady .

Maria said...

The Qaker Christmas is really beautiful! Congrats for finishing it :)

Bliss said...

A lovely, lovely job. Congratulations!

Carol R said...

Congratulations Carol it's absolutely stunning!
If I start this on New Years Day I wonder if I could have it on display for Christmas 2009?

Vaida said...

Congratulations, Carol! You did a wonderful job and the rezult is just stunning!

brokenfairy said...

Oh wonderful, I have been quietly watching this grow, but had to drop in to say Well done ,I hope to start this next year!

Karoline said...

Congratulations Carol, it's stunning

Mel in Dubai said...

Oh, what an incredibly stunning piece to have on display for the upcoming holiday season! Congratulations, Carol, it is wonderful!

Rita said...

Congratulation Carol! This is absolutely stunning!

Nicki said...

CONGRATULATIONS!! It looks fantastic :)

Karol said...

Congratulations on the beautiful finish!!

Vonna said...

Stunning as always :)

Heather said...

Yaaaaaay! (Picture Kermit running around hands in the air...) I'm so very happy for you, that was a huge project!

Giovanna said...

Congratulations! Such a beautiful design...

ollie1976 said...

Congrats on the finish!
-Jen

litlaskvis said...

YAY! Congratulations on your wonderful finish! I plan on having mine finished before Christmas next year :)

nima said...

wow...beautiful stitching. How are you going to finish it. Are you framing it...

Simone said...

Woohoo!!! Doing the Happy Dance for you!
It's stunning Carol! This masterpiece will look marvelous on your wall this christmas!

DovilÄ— said...

It's gorgeous sampler,Congratulations.

Lisa said...

I've enjoyed watching the progress on this one - I didn't realize it was on 40 ct - I'm even more impressed! Congrats!

Kathryn said...

It seems so inadequate to say it is gorgeous or to say I've wanted to stitch it also, but what else is there to say? It IS gorgeous!

COngratulations!

Margie said...

Bravo! It's beautiful and you must feel great. :-)

Hazel said...

Woot!!!! Well done on your fab finsih. What a result and before Christmas too. xx

Linda K's Creativity Works said...

Congratulations Carol on another Finish...That is so pretty and so stunning looking....

Take care & Happy Stitching

Kathy A. said...

Congratulations on a job well done. That is one beautiful piece.

Yuko said...

Congratulations on such a beautiful finish, Carol!
This is SO beautiful!!

Jill said...

58 Comments already! OMG! It is gorgeous. Congrats on the finish.

lynda said...

It's gorgeous Carol! Congratulations on the finish!

Angela said...

Huge Congratulations! It is absolutely stunning. You must be extremely pleased with this one.

Sally said...

Congratulations on your stunning finish Carol!

Cindy F. said...

~~Happy Dance~~ Congratulations!!
It's absolutely BEAUTIFUL!!

Diane said...

I've enjoyed watching your progress on this, and the result is breathtaking. Congratulations! Will be looking forward to your next big project!

Gwen said...

Congratulations, great job!

BeckySC said...

Congratulations, Carol-it's amazing!

Paula C. said...

Stunning! I really need to get mine out again.

Beth said...

Very nice, I like the fabric you used. I am currently working on this too, it's progressing pretty fast.

Annemarie said...

What? 68 people have gone before me in this here comment section? Shame on me. I had wanted to be the first one to congratulate you on this amaaaaazing, fantastically gorgeous finish.
So. Which project's next?

Joke said...

Yay!! I knew you would get it finisthed in time, so maybe you can get it frmaed by Christmas! It is stunning, great work!

katrien said...

congrats on your final stitches.It's a very lovely work.

Shelleen said...

woohoo!!! Congratulations and it is gorgeous.

Daffycat said...

Congratulations, Carol. What an awesome finish. It looks beautiful and I am so pleased for you!

cathymk said...

Just fabulous Carol!! Congratulations!!

Leah said...

Wow, what a wonderful finish! Congratulations!!

Irishenchantment said...

wow carol!!! a happy dance at last i love it...well done girl :)

Sherry said...

WOW! Just stunning!!

indystitch said...

Congratulations on such a big finish!

Casa Pearl said...

Wow Carol, that's amazing! Congrats on finishing this wonderful piece.

Dani - tkdchick said...

Congrats Carol that's sooo cool!

Mary said...

Congrats Carol! I've enjoyed watching A Quaker Christmas come to life.

Katrina said...

Absolutely gorgeous! What an accomplishment Carol. Congrats on the finish :-).

lena-lou said...

Fantastic finish Carol, just stunning !!

Caroline said...

Gorgeous! Happy Dance for you!!

Anonymous said...

Congratulations on your finish! What a huge work! Ann

Barbeeque4 said...

Itis so pretty - congratualtions!!!!

Dianne said...

Sorry to leave such a late congrats on finishing this awesome piece!
Can't wait to see this framed and what big piece you chose next.
Been a little busy watching the Phillies in the World Series! : )

Carla said...

woohoo!! congratulations Carol....you did an amzing job on this piece! Looks woenderful!!!

Linen Stitcher said...

Wow! Looks like a few in our midst have been quite impressed with this "little" project, and rightly so, might I add! I'm afraid that all of the usual adjectives have already been used, so perhaps I should go for something along the lines of: Astounding! Phenomenal!! And Superb!!! Truthfully, it's everything everyone has said and so much more.

Thanks for taking us along for the ride!

Lelia said...

WOOT!!! This is just beautiful : ) Job well done : )

Stephanie said...

Huge congratulations to you Carol, this is a stunning piece and I've enjoyed watching it come to life in your posts :) I look forward to seeing it all framed up and proudly hung on the wall.

jcayemberg said...

Carol, there is nothing like being a little late, but I'm catching up slowly. This, my dear, is gorgeous! You are an inspiration to me personally and to many others. Thank you for sharing so faithfully on your wonderful blog.
Blessings,
Julie

Michelle said...

Gorgeous! What a stunner this is. I've so enjoyed watching you stitch it. I am simply going to have to stitch this one...still don't have the pattern though. LOL! Guess I'll have to rectify that. Beautiful - congratulations!