2nd post in one afternoon, what in the
world could that mean?
Well, what it means is I don't know what
to do and I need your input~
Here is my progress on the
"Marking Sampler "
So many of you have been asking
about its progress and I'm sorry
I've neglected to post some
Well, believe it or not, I am almost
finished, with the exception of
the simple, dreaded border
situation. As you can see
in the picture of the original,
the stitcher obviously meant to
fill in a lot more area with more
Well, she didn't, so my question
to you is do you want me to graph
it with the entire area bordered in.
My thinking right now is that I
am not going to stitch the
sampler leaving the space blank.
I will just stitch that border
that is at the bottom under the last
stitched line. Once again, though
you may disagree with me
and I want to know what do you think.
Note that the last line of short
letters was not completed, so I
am going to add my initials,
date, and a repeat of some of
the unique motifs that were
used in the sampler. Some of
you, I know are more of a
purist and will probably leave
it blank. I have pondered this
dilemma too, and I'm leaning
on stitching my name. Of course,
that could change, who knows.
At my age I seem to have
a problem with making a
I love this sampler and it has
been a long time coming, I know.
Hope it was worth the wait.
Of course, I still have to graph it
and print it. Any volunteers on
the graphing? HaHa It is the least
favorite part of the designing
Showing the unfinished area and the space left
for possible personalizing~
Some of the wonderful motifs~
Another close up~
Please let me know what you think. I
will be waiting to hear from you.
"Many Happy Sampler Stitches",