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by Cariad837
Wed Jun 07, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Chat Lounge ( All Topics ) Members
Topic: What do you prefer Colour or B/w patterns with symbols
Replies: 12
Views: 218

Re: What do you prefer Colour or B/w patterns with symbols

Having a blue cone deficiency, I cannot see many shades properly so all colour charts are out of the question for me. I don't mind black and white charts as long as the symbols are different enough for them not to get confused with one another. The best solution I've found is colour with black and w...
by Cariad837
Wed Apr 19, 2017 10:12 am
Forum: Gallery- Show and Tell
Topic: Easter Towel
Replies: 10
Views: 242

Re: Easter Towel

In that case, Lyudmila, I will look forward to seeing your progress on the next one... :lol:
by Cariad837
Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:22 am
Forum: Chat Lounge ( All Topics ) Members
Topic: Dyeing experience
Replies: 4
Views: 137

Re: Dyeing experience

They've turned out lovely colours Annie. I've tried using beetroot before now but I didn't get much of a result, it just washed out. I don't know if you've ever cooked red cabbage? I remember the first time my Mum did that... it turned a funny sort of blue/green sort of colour. I was fascinated when...
by Cariad837
Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: Gallery- Show and Tell
Topic: Victorian Christmas by Sandy Littlejohns
Replies: 13
Views: 338

Re: Victorian Christmas by Sandy Littlejohns

I have the chart (somewhere) in my stash for this design. I have so many other things waiting to be done that I never know where to start :lol: I love the way it looks like I remember Winters to be when I was young - we don't have snow much anymore so the atmosphere around Christmas time just isn't ...
by Cariad837
Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: Gallery- Show and Tell
Topic: Easter Towel
Replies: 10
Views: 242

Re: Easter Towel

That looks very bright and cheery. Looking forward to seeing your progress :D
by Cariad837
Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:09 am
Forum: Gallery- Show and Tell
Topic: Some of my finished projects
Replies: 12
Views: 377

Re: Some of my finished projects

Beautiful work Nixie. It's a shame that framing is so expensive. I have a whole bag of finished pieces that are still waiting - some of them were stitched over 20 years ago and I don't see them getting done anytime soon - unless I win the lottery.

You have certainly made some beautiful projects :)
by Cariad837
Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Gallery- Show and Tell
Topic: A tiny finish
Replies: 5
Views: 166

Re: A tiny finish

That's cute... I want to pinch the cherry though, looks juicy :D
by Cariad837
Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:05 am
Forum: Gallery- Show and Tell
Topic: Guelder Rose
Replies: 11
Views: 282

Re: Guelder Rose

Beautiful work, I don't know about you, but I find flowers to be so amazing to stitch. It's like they come to life and you can almost smell them blooming :D
by Cariad837
Wed Apr 19, 2017 12:02 am
Forum: Gallery- Show and Tell
Topic: Butterfly Forest
Replies: 16
Views: 359

Re: Butterfly Forest

I love that design, it's almost jumping off the fabric. :D
by Cariad837
Tue Apr 18, 2017 11:57 pm
Forum: Gallery- Show and Tell
Topic: Rose Cuttings
Replies: 12
Views: 265

Re: Rose Cuttings

That is a stunning piece Julia, well done :D

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