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Friday, June 12, 2009

In the beginning...

This is a good place to begin my first blog. This is a sampler that I stitched (that is finished stitching) in 1984. It is a Merrily Beams design that I found in a magazine. It definitely wasn't my first cross stitch project but it has always been one of my favorites. Of course, the name of the pattern is "I Love Apples". I stitched it on hardanger with Anchor floss. At the time I hadn't been introduced to linen yet and as there were a few over one sections I couldn't use aida.

1 comment:

Cindy F. said...

Gorgeous!! I've gotten sampler crazy lately and want to have a wall of nothing but samplers:)

Love this!