After the onslaught of the Homemade Christmas gifts from the last post I decided I wanted to have January’s crafting a little more “me” centered. Mainly because my walls were a little on the bare side. What resulted was a lot of embroidery.
Also finished this
And for an idea of gauge, and because I’m rather proud of my small stitches. A close up next to a bottle cap left over from New Years Eve.
These three projects were made from patterns found in a Dover Needlework Transfer Pattern Book picked up at the Goodwill for about 50 cents. Thread was left over from the craft de-stash I was gifted, fabric was leftover from my days as a freelance costume designer and embroidery hoops were picked up years ago probably from a Goodwill.