"Love it!! After hearing all the comments about the winter snows I'm glad I live in Florida..
But..... Sometimes I wish I was snowbound in order to have a stitching marathon ... Great colors & stitches. Pass the Mai Tai pls!"
"So many folks like the umbrella that I am posting the photo of the umbrella underway from my stitch guide for this piece. I worked from the top down, adding rows that gradually filled in the umbrella surface. When I got to the bottom, I…"
"Thank you, Ada. The umbrella is mostly YLI's organdy ribbon, which is not nearly as nice to work with as River Silks ribbons but it is semi-transparent and was the perfect color, so I went with it. By the way, I used the new…"
"Thanks, Mary. I stitched Bermuda in March which was the snowiest part of our winter. We had more snow that month than in all of the rest of the winter (and the winter of 2012, too!) combined. This was a lifesaver when I started…"
Thanks, Jane. I read your blog everyday, so I feel like you are a great friend already! I love all the information you provide for stitchers and it is so much fun to see what you and everyone else is up to.
From the blog: First, here are the new colors of Merino Wool. I wish I knew the manufacturer of this line but I don't and Google failed me. Anyone know? It's Vineyard Merino. By Wiltex. Wonderful stuff. I just love it.