Monday, January 8, 2018

Australia sampler

Years ago my mother started this Australia sampler for my father. She got a poor eyesight over the years, so now I’m going to finish it for my parents. I share a weekly update to keep me going.
I didn’t add many stitches to this sampler during my blogbreak. I managed to finish the floral part and a broken statue. Just added the last backstitches before making these photos.
And this is how the Australia sampler looks now.
I already gathered the threads for the kangaroo, which is the next item to stitch. It will go over the halfway point of the sampler!
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8 comments:

  1. Love how this is looking Annet! Can't wait to see the kangaroo! Happy New Year! Christine x

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    1. Thanks, Christine. My fingers itch to start with the kangaroo!

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  2. I love how it is coming out. I am back to cross stitching & watching Floss Tube with all the stitchery.

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  3. Every installment is a surprise, I wonder what part of the kangaroo is green?!

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    1. The answer is simple, just take a look at my progress later today.

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