Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Stash and a Quick Finish!

tI got a wonderful package from DSL yesterday. I got a few things with the money from my recent sale. I love paypal! :) I got Shepherd's Bush kits "Glad Tidings" and "Queen Sheep."

Glad Tidings

Shepherd's Bush "Queen Sheep"

The quick finish is Lizzie Kate's "Santa Wants to Know." I started it last night and finished it today and actually finished it into a cube-it today. I think it turned out pretty cute!

Santa Wants to Know
Lizzie Kate "Santa Wants to Know"
Fabric: 28 ct. Cream Cashel Linen
Threads: DMC, GAST & WDW
Started: 12/16/08 - Finished: 12/17/08


These cubes are so easy and are so good for me because there is NO sewing involved!! I used this tutorial for the cube. Here's a picture of the three Christmas Lizzie Kates I've finished recently...

Santa Wants to Know, Christmas is Forever & Don't Get Your Tinsel in a Tangle

Well, my ds is needing me! Write soon!


18 comments:

  1. Lovely finishes Nicole! I also love the 2 SB kits that you just received. I have had my eye on Glad Tidings for awhile now...may have to break down and get it soon! (Hmmm, this enabling thing works both ways!)

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  2. Great stash and beautiful fabric to go along with your kits.

    I ADORE your cube finish - it's perfect! I'm curious to know how you finished it with no sewing - that sounds like my kind of finish.

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  3. Hi Indystitch! Thank you for your very kind comment. I added the tutorial link to my post.

    Nicole :)

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  4. Beautiful stuff as always, Nicole! I love using the cube finish, too, after finding it on Hannah's website. It's wonderful.

    Does SB give the name of that fabric in Glad Tidings? It's gorgeous!

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  5. Your finishes are all lovely, Nicole!

    I'm looking forward to receiving an order from DSL myself in the next couple of days!

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  6. Your Lizzie*Kates look great. I am going to try making a cube later this week for the first time. I hope it comes out nice since it's going to be a Christmas present...

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  7. No sewing?; well, that's what I need :-) I love your three LK and your new stuff.

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  8. Nicole, I love these two SB kits! Great choices. I think these will go in my New Year's stash buy.

    Your cube has turned out fabulous. All your recent finishes look great together.

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  9. Wonderful finishes! I think the LK's are especially nice this year, and your finishing makes them even nicer!

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  10. Great finish...and I'm so proud of you for your finishing lately! All three LKs look wonderful displayed together...Great job!

    I like that new SB too...it's definitely on the Wish List. I finished Queen Bee earlier this year...I love the crown! I say that us moms of all boys deserve all the "queen" stash we can get :)

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  11. Great new stash! and your finishes are sooo pretty:)
    Thanks for sharing the tutorial!

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  12. Those look great! I've never tried that finishing style. I think I'll have to give it a go.

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  13. Don't you just love SB? Their patterns are so beautiful. Love the two new patterns you got.

    Your LK finishes are so cute! I like the bright colors a lot. You did a great job with how you finished them too!

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  14. Beautiful blog. Congratulation!
    Abra├žo do Brasil!
    Cris

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  15. Those L*K's are really cute! Great work!

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  16. Love all of your LK finishes~~they're absolutely adorable, congrats!!!

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  17. Wow! So many finishes!! Love the Plum Street ornie-so cute!!

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  18. I am glad you got some use out of my tutorial! Everything you do is so lovely.

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