Framed Cottages and Finished Flowers

I collected my framed cottages a couple of Saturdays ago and we hung them on the wall in my sewing room at the weekend. In hindsight I should have taken a photograph before I hung them up as in spite of the fact they're not in direct sunlight it was very hard to get a photo without light on the glass.


Quite a dreadful photo but you get the idea. They've got a couple of friends hanging next to them…


In other news, I finished the last flower for my Hexy MF quilt last night. I started stitching these last year and have enjoyed stitching on them as the mood took me. They just need to be stitched together now – rather hoping that I'll achieve that in less than 12 months time! Due to various changes of mind during the stitching process I ended up with 8 extra flowers so I have an extra row and the remaining flowers I'll applique to the back of the quilt.


I've chosen a lovely purple-ish Oakshott to stitch them onto. This photo doesn't really do the colours any justice at all, I think the pale ones will show up much better once they're on the background fabric.

I've a few other things to show as well but I'll save those for another post I think.

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3 Responses to Framed Cottages and Finished Flowers

  1. Carole says:

    Your cottages look lovely on your wall 🙂
    I love the frame. And the others look great with it too.

  2. Karen says:

    They look wonderful framed 😀 and very sweet with it’s friends. xxx

  3. Beautiful work! What a treasure you have. Thanks for sharing.

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