Sunday, March 01, 2009

Finished Hannah's Halloween RR


Last night I was able to stitch up Hannah's Halloween Round Robin - which should have been stitched and mailed by Feb 24th... four days late... She did not specify Prairie Schooler designs, just Halloween designs. But I noticed everyone else had been using little PS motifs and I thought they looked good, nicely balanced. And her colors matched so well this way, so I added the little jack-o-lantern from Pumpkin Patch. I hope Hannah likes it. I will mail this to Edgar tomorrow (unless the snowstorm they are forecasting is as bad as they say it might be - if so, it will go out on Tuesday).

Goal Review Time:
February Goals:
1. Continue to stitch on Houses of Hawk Run Hollow - yes
2. Start a unique project that I haved planned - no, I haven't quite figured out my starting point
3. Stitch and send Hannah's Halloween RR to Edgar - yes, finished and ready to mail
4. Stitch some Christmas ornaments - yes, one
5. Stitch some gifts - yes, I stitched some gifts
6. Start working on Autumn Exchange for Cathy K. - no, not yet

March Goals:
1. Continue to stitch on Houses of Hawk Run Hollow
2. Start a unique project that I have planned
3. Stitch some Christmas ornaments
4. Stitch some gifts
5. Stitch and send Autumn Exchange to Cathy K.
6. Stitch and send HoE Winter Quaker Exchange by 3/12
7. Stitch and send a Christmas ornament to Jill for the Christmas Ornament Swap
8. Stitch and send Drawn Thread Exchange by 3/16

14 comments:

Kim B said...

Great RR! And congrats on doing so well with your Feb goals!

Ulla said...

Your pumpkin looks great!

I am late too, but I will send Terry's RR to you this week.

Brigitte said...

All the Halloween RRs that I have seen so far look fantastic. Your addition on this one is really lovely and I agree with that the PS style is wonderfully kept on this RR by all these PS motifs.

CindyMae said...

Great job on the RR!! It is looking fabulous!

Annemarie said...

hey you! You're right. Your addition fits perfectly with the rest of the RR. Good luck with those goals. Hope you make them!

Andrea said...

It looks a fab RR. All of the Prairie Schooler chart elements go so well together.

Natasha said...

Wonderful RR... I love everyones stitching.
Take Care

Natasha

Jean said...

What a great addition to the RR piece. I love it!! Did you get the snow?? We dodged the bullet here in upstate NY!

Redwitch said...

Lovely RR, very well co-ordinated.

I hope this month is better for you!

Craft-i-leigh said...

I haven't seen a Halloween RR before, but I'm still very new at this. Very cute!
I am new to the world of stitching and have been browsing various blogs to try and gain some knowledge and get some tips / ideas. I originally started with a stamped, then counted “kits”. I’m working on my 2nd chart and have noticed some big differences in floss types and quality.
My Cross Stitch Mentor has told me that I’m ready to graduate from Aida, but I really like Aida. Maybe it’s just beginner’s comfort???
If you would answer my question… What type of fabric or fabrics do you prefer and why? Brands and counts?
I would appreciate any advice, thanks!

Maren said...

That really is a great little addition to the Halloween RR

Casa Pearl said...

Oh what a fabulous piece! Your choice is a perfect I think.

Joke said...

Carol, how nice!! Why am I still surprised, your stitching is always nice :)

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