Thursday, July 23, 2009

My True Love, something new, and a sneak peek...

Remember the My True Love stitchery I was going to do on the drive across the country?
I did all the embroidery the day we drove through Gundegai, but needed to wait until now to add the applique pieces. I love how it has turned out!

In the mail yesterday I received Cheryl's "Bug-A-Licious" pattern pack - these are just too cute!! I have no idea what I am going to use the stitcheries in, but I have been drooling over these designs of hers for months and I think I will stitch them for pure pleasure!
The pattern pack is available through her Etsy Store - Willowberry Designs. :-)

....and here is a tiny sneak peek of one of the Shabby Roses blocks, due for your download on August 1st!
Did I mention I'm sharing TWO blocks next month?? A welcome to my new home gift. ;-)

If you are new to my Shabby Roses BOM, you can purchase Blocks 1, 2 & 3, through my Etsy Store - Elefantz.

Blocks 4, 5 & 6 are only available free until August 1st, then they will be available as a set through my Etsy Store.

NOTE: Blocks 4,5 & 6 are now available to purchase as a set!

Happy stitching!
Hugs
Jenny

21 comments:

  1. Jenny, your true love stitchery is really lovely and the applique bits lift all the stitching beautifully.
    I hope you are starting to feel comfortable in your new home.

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  2. The My True Love stitchery is loverly. Oooo I can hardly wait to see the pieces for August!!!

    Crispy

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  3. Very pretty Jenny, The little flowers really stand out.

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  4. Jenny, your stitchery is gorgeous! In the My True love block what stitch did you do in the stem work? Is it back stitch or a very tight running stitch. You use that stitch often and I LOVE the effect. Well done!
    Paulette

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  5. I love your new stitcheries Jenny and the one with applique is to die for! Welcome to your new home, give Blossom a hug from Texas, Elaine

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  6. Your stitchery is so lovely Jenny! Thank you for sharing your new home with us. I know it can be overwhelming beginning anew but it is also an exciting adventure.
    All the best and many blessings!
    Shelley

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  7. That is sooooo sweet! I love it too.
    How about the bug-a-licious patterns on clothing? A cute bug for a t-shirt. I cannot cannot wait for the new shabby roses - even though I'm not ready yet, lol!

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  8. How pretty...your work is beautifully done! What order do you do the stitching...embroidery first followed by the applique or the other way around?
    I so enjoyed your trip to your new home and was fun learning about Australia along the way!

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  9. SO glad you've returned to blogland! The True Love stitchery is beyond adorable. I love-love-love it!

    I'm anxiously awaiting next month's Shabby Roses patterns (patternS!! Yay! More than one!) - though of course I'm woefully behind.

    Keep up the great work!

    Tracy in SW WA
    FiberBabble

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  10. You are so funny, I can imagine you drooling over the pattern!
    KATRIN W.

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  11. I really love your work! You do a beautiful job and your patterns are great! Thanks for sharing.

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  12. These are darling! You do lovely work!
    Karla & Karrie

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  13. Your true love stitchery is so cute and perfectly stitched.

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  14. Hi Jenny, how are you? Hope you're fine. Your true love stitchery is lovely.
    I started stitching your Shabby Roses Bom but the hand dyed floss I used to stitch the first block, discolored so I have to do it again :(
    Lots of love,
    Elisa

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  15. Beautiful work, I am slightly envious, mine is not so neat! I like the Bug-A-Licious" pattern pack, they look so cute. hugz xxx

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  16. As usualy, your stitchery is so perfectly beautiful.

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  17. Love your little bouquet of flowers. Cheryl is a great designer like you. A sneak peek. I am behind but I have mine trace and ready to stitch.

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  18. I have been collecting the Shabby Rose block patterns and would like to purchase enough fabric to make the quilt. I have been able to find a layout for the quilt but not a fabric requirement list. Does one exist and if so where can I find it?

    Alexis

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  19. I love the blocks I got the first 6 now just to get started with them!!!! they are truly lovely Thanks Great inspiration
    Deborah Kelly

    http://Somewhereinstitchesblogspot.com

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  20. Your true love stitchery is really lovely.... I adore all your patterns too. Waiting for the next two blocks.

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Hugs
Jenny
xx