Sunday, September 16, 2012

IHSW and Market!

The owners of my LNS, Stitchers Paradise, just returned from market! Preview day at the store is always exciting, so I wanted to share my finds! First is this great embroidery kit, which I will be substituting with butterflies from Chatelaine's Butterfly Mandala ( Joyce inspired this one).

Next are these cute pin keeps, I could not decided on a color so I bought both!

A few new patterns...
And finally progress on Mediterranean Mermaid!
Even though I forgot it was IHSW (Gasp!) I did manage to squeeze in some stitching. The future owner of MM wanted dirty blonde hair for her, which has been quite the challenge!!! I only had 2 symbols to work with, so I needed a dirty and a blonde (he he).
The Maiden.

16 comments:

  1. Great patterns!
    And your mermaid is groing well.

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  2. She's got a head now, so she can see what she is holding in her hands.
    I love your new patterns, I love to see Enter if you Dare.

    Hugs Yvon.

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  3. Mermaid is looking good and like your needle keeps.

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  4. Great new stash! Love your new needleminders :)

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  5. That is great new stash! And mermaid is coming along beautifully.

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  6. Hello

    Thank you for visiting my blog and for your kind comment.

    I love your new stash and your mermaid is looking great!

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  7. Thanks for swinging by my blog. Yours is great - love your new stash!

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  8. Thank you for stopping by my blog and leaving a comment. I am a follower of your blog and added you to my blog list.

    I think you have some great patterns. If I couldn't decide between the two colors I would have done the same thing..buy both...

    Mermaid is coming along and I love the color of her hair.

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  9. LOve it all!!!!!! Can't wait for our stitch day!!!!!!

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  10. Thanks for visiting my blog! Mermaid looks like a lovely "dirty blonde" to me!

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  11. Love the stash!! Your mermaid is looking beautiful!

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  12. The butterfly cloche is stunning! Can't wait to see you start it!! SQUEEE!!! Your mermaid is so pretty and I looove those needle minders!

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  13. Love the standby goodies! Nothing like it:)
    Mediterranean Meemail looks awesome, I stitched get a

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    1. Oops meant to say"stashy" goodies and

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  14. Great job on MM! I love the color changes for the hair :)

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  15. Joy, LOOOOOOOOVE the butterflies!! Oooooh, i can't wait for you to start it!!!!! :D I like your blonde mermie. :D

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