I'm stitching up a storm! I finished everything but the background on the Adam and Eve sampler yesterday, and am almost done with the detail of a sampler from Pamela Warner's excellent Miniature embroidery for the Georgian dolls' house. (I wanted to make good use of the bit of silk gauze I was using for the Adam and Eve sampler, so this one is also on 40 ct.)
It's a very pretty piece, sprigged with potted plants, and featuring a Georgian house. The original was signed Sarah Stuart, 1798. I've changed some of the colours, and I'm very pleased with it!
I think it works with the sofa - Several years ago I made a dark blue wing chair with a William Morris print on it. The fabric came from a 100% silk men's tie made by the Metropolitan ...
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