Christie's Cross Stitch Creations

Flower of the Month by EMS Designs - My progress

 * Updates will be at the bottom of the page *


I've started the January Flower and have planned on sewing each month's flower onto an afghan made from monk's cloth. Progress so far - I've prepared the monk's cloth by  using a straight stitch about an inch in from the edge - removing threads to create the fringe ,washing and drying it. It will shrink so if you decide to go this route. I would suggest getting maybe 8 -10 inches(or your best judgement) more than your actual size for an afghan.This piece before washing was a yard and a half.


January flower - progress
Happy Stitching! ~ C's Cross Stitch Creations~  
 Sept. 12th 2016---Thought I would post an update since the last 2 evenings  was spent  replacing  all my photos on the blog and removing link pictures that no longer showed up in the community and my profile. Hoping everyone has had a good stitching evening :) Happy Stitching ~ C's Cross Stitch Creations

Sept. 19th 2016 - I didn't get to stitch yesterday evening so I'm catching up this evening.... progress so far.


 Sept. 20th 2016 - Update-
Sept 24th 2016. I got a little more stitching done. Just 1 more bloom at the bottom right corner and this will be finished.
9-27-2016 Update..... After I finish January I'll start on Feb. Flower. 1 more color to go on this one.
9-28-2016 and we have a FINISH. Woohoo January Flower complete. Kitting up February, chart printed and off we go tomorrow.

Hoping everyone has a good stitching evening! Happy Stitching! ~ C's Cross Stitch Creations ~


7 comments:

  1. Looking forward to seeing your progress on the SAL. If I didn't have so many pieces going at this time, I'd join you. I'm determined to finish all that I've started before I start another new though.

    Hope to become good friends. You stitch beautifully.

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    1. Thank you Miss LindaLee. It is perfectly ok that you can't join at this time. I may have another sometime next year if I can find anything interesting :) I hope that we become good friends as well. Happy Stitching!

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  2. Greetings! I'd LOVE to join you in the SAL.....just need to get out the fabric and get myself started. I'll post when I have January done - and I'll post about the SAL on my blog, too. AWESOME!
    xxx

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    1. Thank you!!! I am looking forward to seeing your progress as well. I'll do my best to keep everyone updated on this post. Happy Stitching~

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  3. I love this SAL. I might have to start it.

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    1. Please do! I haven't stitched Feb. yet. I have 3 others on rotation at the moment. But I plan on stitching them sometime this year

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