Sunday, March 29, 2009

Sailing Home Finished!

I got Sailing Home finished today! I'm so glad it's done. Now I can get it framed and give it my brother and SIL for my nephew.

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Blackbird Designs "Sailing Home"
Fabric: 30 ct. Olde Mill Java by R&R
Threads: DMC and GAST
Started: 3/9/09 - Finished: 3/29/09


Well, I've got to get ready to make dinner - meatloaf and mashed potatoes. :) Write later!


51 comments:

  1. Stunning! I love the colours of the thread(s). Congrats on the finish!

    Hugs
    Claire

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  2. Nicole that is almost as beautiful as your nephew. I love the colors and the threads.

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  3. This is so beautiful, Nicole. I really really like this sampler.

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  4. That is so cute! Great job.

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  5. how pretty & so perfect for a little boy!!!!!!!

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  6. You finished it! It is so pretty. Those blues look beautiful on the Old Mill Java. I'm sure your nephew and his parents will always treasure it.

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  7. Congratulations, Nicole ! That turned out beautifully!

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  8. Beautiful! They'll be thrilled.

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  9. Beautiful Nicole. And, dinner sounds good too!!

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  10. Sailing home is beautiful! Congrats on another great finish!

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  11. The sampler is beautiful, just right for a little boy. Congrats on the finish.

    Hugs

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  12. This is so lovely. Your brother will love this--what a fantastic present!

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  13. Wonderful finish. I can't wait to see it framed...

    Thats what we had for dinner :) So yummy.
    Natasha

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  14. First of all, meatloaf and mash potatoes? You're making me hungry. I've been gardening all afternoon and wish I could have that for dinner (not to make it myself or course!)

    The BBD is just lovely. It's such a wonderful happy design. Can't wait to see how you will frame it. I'm sure it will be wonderful.

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  15. I love mashed potatoes ... rsrsrs

    His work was wonderful and you did in my favorite color "blue."
    Congratulations for the beautiful work, your blog is lovely.
    Hug from Brazil!

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  16. It's so beautiful, Nicole! Your brother and sister-in-law will love it! I hope you show it to us when it's framed before it goes to its new home.

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  17. Lovely piece. The colors are so pretty.

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  18. Beautiful! Congrats on the addition to the family.

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  19. Congratulations on this beautiful finish. It looks so much better thatn on the chart cover! The fabby and the floss are so nice.

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  20. Nicole, this is a stunning piece. Congratulations on this finish!

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  21. Oh this is SO pretty, Nicole! I hope to stitch one of these for my first grandchild coming this summer, but since the kids want to wait to know what the baby will be, I am just going to have to wait! Great job!

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  22. Looks wonderful, Nicole! I'm sure you'll find a lovely frame for it.

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  23. Oh wow, Nicole, that is so pretty! Your brother and his family will treasure it. :) YGG! I must speak to my brother about popping out kids in months that have long names--you lucked out with a March birth. ;) LOL

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  24. Beautiful. I'm sure it will be treasured.

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  25. It's stunning, Nicole. I love it!

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  26. This is such a sweet piece. The colors are beautiful! Congrats on the finish!

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  27. It is simply beautiful, Nicole! Well done!

    Joy

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  28. wow, what a lovely birth sampler! congrats on the finish :)

    dinner sounds yummy!

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  29. Fabulous Nicole! What a lucky little boy he is...

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  30. Oh my that turned out so lovely! Congrats on the finish. Gee dinner sounded so good, sorry I missed it. LOL!

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  31. Oh, how stunningly beautiful! Well done, Nicole! I'm thinking of doing the girly one for a friend of mine. I just love these because they're so different from any birth sampler I have ever seen!

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  32. Love this birth sampler!
    It's beautiful.
    What a lucky little baby boy :-)

    I love meatloaf diiner - we always have it with rice, but i have to try it with mashed potatoes, too. that sounds yummy!

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  33. great finish on the birth sampler. I like the colors used.

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  34. this turned out beautiful. What a nice stitch.

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  35. Congrats on your finish! It's beautiful.

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  36. Oh, it looks terrific! Job well done : )

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  37. Gorgeous, congrats on the finish!

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  38. it's beautiful ! i like so much this chart
    marie (from france)

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  39. Very nice, Nicole. I'm sure it will be treasured.

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  40. That is just gorgeous! Wonderful work and I can not wait to see it framed!

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  41. Nicole this is absolutely beautiful. How pleased you must be with this finish.

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  42. Wow, this is just gorgeous. Congratulations!

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  43. What a wonderful sampler. This one will stand the test of time. :)

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