Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Paradise Lost Finished!!

I finished it up last night and I'm so glad to finally have it done!

Plum Street Samplers Paradise Lost
Plum Street Samplers "Paradise Lost"
Fabric: 40 ct. Vintage Light Examplar
Threads: NPI and Gloriana silk (1 over 2)
Started: 10/3/09 - Finished: 2/7/11

Now, I'm going to get back to Shores. I would love to have it finished by the end of the month! Wish me luck! :)

78 comments:

  1. Absolutely stunning, Nicole, congratulations! Are you going to get The Flood to go with it?

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  2. This piece is beautiful! I love the colors!

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  3. WOW! Yahoo! What a spectacular finish!!!

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  4. Beautiful, Nicole! Congratulations! I'll root you on with Shores!

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  5. Wooohhh fantastic finish! Love it. x

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  6. Congratualtions! I knew you could do it! :-) Now bring it next time you come up so I can see it!! Now on to Shores - you will get it done, you're on a roll. Wish me luck with HDA, maybe we'll both meet our goals this month!!!

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  7. Wishing you luck and your finish is beautiful!! Now you'll have to get her new one, The Flood. It's gorgeous!

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  8. BEEutiful! Congratulations, Nicole!

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  9. GORGEOUS! Congrulations to you for finishing it!

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  10. Great finish! I loved this design and stitching all those colorful animals was so much fun. Have really enjoyed 'watching' as you work on "Shores" as well :)

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  11. Awesome!
    I'm working on mine right now. Just about 1/5th of the way done. Hope mine turns out that well!

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  12. OMG, gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!!!! I love it, huge congrats on the finish :-).

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  13. It's beautiful Nicole :-) congratulations

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  14. Beautiful job!
    I love all those animals!

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  15. My congratulations!! Great job! Sampler is very beautiful!

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  16. Gorgeous finish! Its always a good idea to continue on to the next one while your needle is still hot. Shores piece will be finished in no time :)

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  17. Congrats on your Paradise Nicole, beautifully well done as always:)

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  18. Congrats on such a beautiful finish!

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  19. Gorgeous! You did a fantastic job it looks great! Congratulations on the finish :)

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  20. Congratulations - Great work :)

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  21. simply smashing ! I love this design - I don't know why I never started it. Good luck on Shores - you are in the home stretch now.
    Melody

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  22. Congrats! It is gorgeous. Cant wait to see your frame :)

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  23. FABULOUS Nicole! You are such a fast, fast stitcher! You know, you SHOULD get this one framed!

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  24. Gorgeous! are you going to get this one framed? This is just so pretty. Congrats on your finish!

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  25. Absolutely wonderful, Nicole!! Any ideas where you'll be hanging it?

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  26. So so so pretty. Congrats on finishing! It's beautiful. :)

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  27. Congratulations! It's just beautiful!

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  28. It is beautiful! I know you love that feeling of having it completed! Great work

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  29. Woohoo! Happy Dance!!
    Awesome finish!

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  30. Wow! Congrats! It's just beautiful. Will you do the new PSS Noah and the Ark piece?

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  31. Yay - awesome finish! Now you need to go get The Flood to go with it!! :)

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  32. Congratulations Nicole! It looks fantastic!! Can't wait to see what progress you make on Shores. Only two more blocks to go, right? And inquiring minds want to know - will you be doing The Flood to go with Paradise Lost?

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  33. It;s stunning, congratulations!!!

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  34. Congratulations, Nicole, it is fabulous! I know you are proud!

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  35. Yeah for you, Nicole!!! PL is just stunning. Will you do the Noah companion piece as well? Good luck with finishing Shores! Cheering you on!

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  36. Congratulations on your lovely finish.
    LISA V

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  37. Congrats Nicole!
    It's an absolutely stunning finish!

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  38. Such a beautiful finish Nicole! Kudos on finishing one of your WIP.

    happy stitching...

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  39. Nicole, Fantastic accomplishment! That is a beautiful piece.

    Congrats.

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  41. Congratulations on a FABULOUS finish!

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  42. It's stunning, Nicole - congratulations on your finish!

    I will keep my fingers crossed that you finish up Shores this month - I bet you can do it!

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  43. Wow, your finish is beautiful, Nicole !! At the rate you stitch, I know you will finish the shores on time !! LOL !

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  44. Ah, the lovely colors!! Beautiful design. Beautiful finish!

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  45. Woohoooooooooooo!! Congratulations, Nicole! :) I'm so psyched for you. It looks fantastic!

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  46. Congrats! Good luck on your Shores cross stitch!

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  47. Stunning! The colors and design are so beautiful. Congratulations on another finish.

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  48. Congratulations Nicole...finished just in time to start The Flood !! Your work is beautiful !!

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  49. Gorgeous! Now I want to get this piece!!!! Congrats on a truly beautiful finish.

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  50. Congratulations on an absolutely gorgeous finish Nicole. I have been following your updates on this and it's just been wonderful to see it grow. If you ever decide to sell the chart, please let me know.

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  51. Great great finish!

    Happy Stitching!

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  52. Congrats, Nicole!!! It's gorgeous. Now you're ready to start The Flood. I just love this piece and need to get mine back out. Gorgeous!!!

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  53. congratulations, is so beautiful. Great job

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  54. Gorgeous finish! Congratulations!

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  55. Looks gorgeous!! :)
    Congratulations!!

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  56. It's a stunning piece! Congratulations on a really beautiful finish!

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  57. GORGEOUS!!!!!! I don't know that I can top everything everyone else has said, so DITTO to all 70 comments :)

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  58. Oh, well maybe I can top something...you're not going to toss this in the tub o' finishes are you? :)

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  59. Congratulations on a gorgeous finish.

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  60. What a beautiful finish! Congratulations!!

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  61. Congratulations on a beautiful finish!!!

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  62. Wow! Paradise Lost came out amazing!

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  63. Congratulations Nicole on a beautiful finish with Paradise Lost! It turned out so beautifully and I admire you for getting back to it. I hope to get back into my stitching soon. I have been in such a slump lately but am optimistic it is just temporary!

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  64. It is beautiful! I always enjoy looking at your work. It is always amazing.

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