Hello friends, hope all is well in your
corner of the world!
Ahh, wonderful weekends!
Sunday's are my favorite day of the week...so peaceful!
Yesterday, I started charting a "Secret Sampler" that will
be worked on....only on Sundays!
I'll share little tid bits until I'm ready to release it.
The stitch count will be 192W by 209H,
and the model will be stitched on 36 count linen.
Would you like to win one of my handmade acorns?
This Acorn pinkeep is firmly packed with sawdust,
embellished with a real acorn cap,
and measures approximately 1"W by 1.5"H.
This giveaway includes exactly what you see in the photo;
Cluster of Bittersweet Berries,
Acorn and vintage stick pin
To enter your name in this drawing simply leave me
a comment telling me;
"What your favorite day of the week is?"
You can leave a comment at the end of this post OR
on my facebook page (located on the sidebar) OR
by emailing me at firstname.lastname@example.org
The winning name will be announced on Friday's post.
Saturday was spent stitching on the soon to be released
model for "The Sheepish Needle" Samplar Club...
Kits will include two of these small pearl shell rings...hope to
reveal the finished model on Monday, October 12th.
Look at these wonderful Morning Glories I passed while on
one of my walks to the post office...
I've always wanted to plant some Morning Glories but
time always seems to get away from me!
While at my local print shop these
beauties were just screaming to have their
These are growing in the alley right behind the print shop!
I decided to get a closer look...
Aren't they fascinating, but wait till you see the
busy bees working hard...
First, they tunnel their whole body down into the
Then they start backing their little "bee butts" back out and
onto the next flower!
I love pulling over whenever I see a
great old barn...
What a dandy...love the old stone foundation!
This awesome barn is only a couple of miles from our
farm on a twisty turny country road.
Surrounded by corn fields.
Nice old sliding door with neat looking vents above it.
I just love old building and barns...how about you?
My needle and thread are calling my name...I'm off
to start stitching a special sheep on my sampler!
Will share another progress update on Friday.
Weekly Soul Food
I can do all things through
Christ which strengtheneth me.
Until Friday, busy hands make happy hearts!
Fresh Raspberries are really good this
time of year!
Country blessings, Tammy