Wednesday, February 3, 2010

yikes ...i started more

mittens...I know  can !

then I saw this:
and searched the linen stash for gingham ...already have the pattern book
-found blue gingham
-stitched 1/1
-have to finish the piece before feb14

note the purchase of beige khaki
linen in the background of next pic....
plans for one more........
maybe before valentines....
we shall see

hope the days ahead allow you time to accomplish your goals


  1. Wow! Lovely finish! Hmm I just happened to buy this book last weekend. I wonder if I have any gingham fabric :)

    Blessings, Patti

  2. Wow, you stitched that up really fast! It looks really cute stitched over one, congratulations!

  3. This looks so pretty on the gingham!

  4. That is really pretty Corinna. Thanks for visiting my blog and entering my giveaway.

  5. Sorry Corinna got mixed up there it was my truffle post you commented on but please do come over and enter my giveaway.

  6. What a sweet piece. It really goes well on that gingham fabric!

  7. I love the gingham fabric and the beautiful stitching you did on it.

  8. oooh, love the look kof the stitching on the gingham! Great look and nicely done!

  9. That's a beautiful bit of stitching--love the fabric! I always find Karen's blog dangerous--so many neat things going on over there! ;)

  10. Wow! I love how your version came out -- so different from Karen's! Beautiful! And how cool is that that your brother and DH knit! I love it! Thanks for visiting my blog -- now I've found yours!

  11. Your mittens will be so warm and cheery in that cute yarn! And I love your new Valentine start on that blue gingham :)

    The yarn I use for my dishcloths is Peaches & Cream and Sugar & Cream :)

  12. I love that stitched the gingham! It totally changes the look of the design. What a great are so creative!

  13. This is definitely a great start. I love this heart, too, and when I saw it on Karen's blog I knew that I would have to buy that BBD book, which also has some more great designs.

  14. This is so pretty.

    Corinna, hope you will revisit my blog, and have another guess for my competition, someone just beat you to your last guess. As the competition is now closed, you can see all the guesses, so please pick another, and I can add you in.


  15. Hi Corrina,
    Thanks for visiting my blog and for your nice comment.
    I followed you back here and am glad I did as you have some lovely things to show on your blog.
    I love your version of the BD Sweet Heart on the gingham linen.
    I just finished stitching this myself although have not made it up into the ornament yet.
    Beautiful knitted projects from both you and your DH!