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25 May 2009

Dusty Pink Rose

I mentioned a few weeks back that I’d finished doing all the layers of petals for the Dusty Pink Rose.
It was easy to sew each of the 3 separate layers to the ground around the centre, once at a time.
And then do the centre in a coil of Pearl Purl.
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I have yet to add sepals (picots), but I’m pretty proud of it. I think he has lots of character! :-)
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I’m going to be a bit slow for the next month or two – stuck on a med that sedates me.
Got to finish the ICK piece, then I have another illumination piece in mind for another gift – so I have lots to do :-)

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10 Comments:

Blogger Jeanne said...

Very pretty, Megan! It looks great!

Monday, May 25, 2009  
Blogger The Chilly Hollow Needlepoint Adventure said...

Gosh, it is pretty! And you are afraid of silly little bullions! I think this is progressing nicely, even if you are slowed down by the meds right now. I hope you adjust to them eventually and that they do you good.

Hugs and all that from CH,
Jane

Monday, May 25, 2009  
Blogger Gina-B said...

Lovely! Just as nice as I knew it would be :)

Tuesday, May 26, 2009  
OpenID paulahewitt said...

wonderful. I hope you can soon stop sleeping 30 hours a day

Tuesday, May 26, 2009  
Blogger Anya said...

your sampler is so gorgeous I can hardly stand it! keep it up!!!

Wednesday, May 27, 2009  
Blogger Deepa said...

Exquisite!! wow!!

Thursday, May 28, 2009  
Blogger Plays with Needles said...

WOW Megan!! I'm so excited about this flower!! It turned out beautifully! OK, now you are really on your way!!!

Wednesday, June 03, 2009  
Blogger Elmsley Rose said...

Thankyou everyone!!

Thursday, June 04, 2009  
Anonymous Leonor said...

The rose looks awesome!

Monday, June 08, 2009  
Blogger Liadain said...

I am so loving the colors in this piece! The rose is beautiful!

Friday, June 12, 2009  

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