Friday, November 18, 2011
Winter sets in
It's only appropriate, then, that my finish this week is Isabelle Vautier's Vive le Vent - for those of you whose French classes didn't include singing Christmas carols every December, the song she quotes is the French version of "Jingle Bells" (same tune, though completely different words and meaning from the American song.) I've used two strands of DMC 815 on a light grey cotton evenweave - the backstitching is done in one thread of the same dark red. My plans are to finish it as a pillow using a plaid cotton as a backing.
Now off to finish an ornament for an exchange and then decide what to work on next - likely more on a WIP, but which one to choose, there are several ...........