Cross Stitch, Finishes, The Drawn Thread


A few hours glued to the TV set with a needle in hand, and I’ve finally put the last stitches in that dratted sampler.  I have to admit it doesn’t look too bad now it’s all finished, but I’m really glad it’s all over now!

Drawn Thread-Garden Recipe
“Garden Recipe” by The Drawn Thread
stitched on 32ct Flax Belfast linen
with recommended threads (DMC) and kit embellishments

Drawn Thread-Garden Recipe top half
Drawn Thread-Garden Recipe bottom half

Sorry for the crappy photos but it’s a rainy overcast day today and not much natural light to be had – even using Photoshop Elements I can’t get a decent representation of the colours ho-hum …

19 thoughts on “Hallelujah!!!!”

  1. Ann, congrats on gettign that piece wrapped up even if you’re not the biggest fan of it. You did a lovely job!

  2. I may have complained about this before, but I can’t keep up with your posting! Congratulations on you finish, Anne! It still looks gorgeous to me :o) Good for you for sticking with it!

  3. It is beautiful Anne – congrats on finishing it!

    I just received a book I ordered from Amazon called “Photoshop Elements 6 for Mac: The Missing Manual” – maybe I can work out how to use the program properly now!

  4. Ditto to all the above – it’s lovely, Anne! BTW thanks for your comment on my blog; my finger has greatly improved. It may have been an insect bite, not a fracture, I’m now told. Duh…

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