Sunday, August 31, 2008

Stitcheries/"Vacation" ending

During the time my DH was in the hospital, I worked on my Polka Dot Girls stitcheries.  Below are 3 of them that I got finished.  I also have 3 more almost finished, but ran out of DMC, so I went to JoAnn's (4/$1) to get that this weekend.  They will be finished soon.  


I also worked on 2 of the Noah's Ark BOMs and this one is finished.  The other one will be finished soon (also needed more DMC).
Since DH has been home from the hospital, I have been home with him and have been working on a couple quilting projects that I hope to get finished soon.  We found out that DS#2 is expecting a girl (yippee!) and I have a quilt started for her.  Tuesday it will be back to work - hope I can remember how to do things!!

12 comments:

Teresa said...

Your stitchery is just so pretty - I love the polka dot girls pattern. I posted a vintage quilt on my blog after reading yours - its a quilt my mom made in 1946, actually her very first quilt!

Judy said...

Oh so glad to hear hubby made out okay! Love the stitchery! I just love how they make their little birds and flowers!

PS: your package is going out on Tuesday. sorry for the delay, with the holiday I just got a bit late!

Crazy for Primitive Quilts and Gardens said...

So cute!! Love the stitcheries!

Nanette Merrill and daughters said...

Oh, I love the birdies. They are so cute.

Charlotte said...

Thank you for the nice comment you made on my blog. I have enjoyed my visit here. So much beautiful needlework. I'm glad your comment led me here. Hope you are having a wonderful Labor Day.

Hanne said...

Your stitcheries are lovely :-)

Connie W said...

Such great looking stitching. Congrats on the news of the grandbaby to come!

Quilt Memories said...

First, I am so glad your DH is doing good, hope by now he is all better...Love all the stitcheries and I know you are going to be a very proud Grandma (again).Hope work went well today. We are now in Cleveland, Ohio, start work tomorrow....4 weeks and this program will be over....yippee...
Take care, Jewell

a good yarn said...

I'm sure your hubby will continue to improve under your expert care. Your stitcheries are adorable! I like the spring heart the best. You do such lovely work Ruth, it's always a pleasure to visit your blog.

Have a great day,
Ann

StitchinByTheLake said...

Embroidery is a passion of mine - and I have way too many started but not finished! I loved seeing yours. I wanted to do the Noah's Ark but just couldn't start another. blessings, marlene

Lynette Anderson said...

Your stitching is so neat, the elephants look fantastic...thanks for showing them.

Christine said...

Lovely stitcheries.