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05 August 2013

Updates and Cupcakes

A couple giveaways:

Chris from Always Smiling is celebrating her 5th blogiversary.  Go to her blog to sign up by clicking on the link below.
http://alwayssmiling24.blogspot.com/2013/08/blog-post.html


Victorian Motto Sampler is celebrating her birthday and picking 100 winners to help her celebrate. Just click on the link!
http://victorianmottosamplershoppe.blogspot.com/2013/08/my-birthday-give-away-100-winners-enter.html



I did finish the Kreinik on the sign. It was not as bad when I remember to cut the thread in short lengths, lol. I had a busy week with appointments and  errands, so I did not get too much stitching done. I have 2 Ls to stitch and the rest of the sign. Hopefully you will see that next week.

I did not get far in Paws and Stripes either. I did finish the lettering.  I hope to finish it this week. Sorry my body is shadowing the picture.

Pat send me an ornament for the Monthly Ornament exchange in The Stitcherhood group. It is so cute. Thank you Pat!


I finished off LHN Summer Splendor into a wall hanging and now hanging on my bedroom wall. I didn't want to put it in a drawer and forget about it. Now my other pieces are yelling "What about me?" I should do a finish piece once a month.


I made and decorated some cupcakes. I still need some practice and a different tip.
 My favorite colors, pink, blue and purple. They look like the patriotic cupcakes, mainly because of the colors I used.
These cupcakes I call "Tie-Dyed" cupcakes. I used blue, green, orange, and yellow. I know I am showing my wild side.


Have a great week!

Hugs,
Vicky


12 comments:

Angela P said...

Great progress on your project. Love the purple fabric! Finishing one project a month sounds like a great idea, love the LHN Wall Hanging.

Shanda said...

MMM,Cupcakes! Love your stitching! You are rocking right along!

DonnaP said...

Love your cupcakes! And love your Halloween project!

Parsley said...

Love the fabric you are using!

Oh now I'm hungry!!

Juli in MN said...

Your stitching is awesome!
Also, how do you get the frosting to come out like that...would love to do it as a craft with my grandson.
I have always found that your color combinations lead me in the right direction for ideas.
I'm currently working on "His name is Jesus" in black and two shades of gray.
Thank you!
Juli in MN

Laurel Piontek said...

As always your stitching is beautiful and your Fright Night is coming along fast!

OMG, your cupcakes look yummy!! You wild child!

Laurel :)

Ruth said...

Hi Vicky,

Great progress Love your FNF. Thank you or the gve-a-way link I signed up. Who knows maybe one day I will win one f these. LOL. The cupcaes look so good. Yummy.

Ruthie

Linda said...

Great progress on all your pieces Vicky. I love your LHN finish. Yummy looking cupcakes.

Linda

Denise SA said...

Those cupcakes look yummy

Anne Sans Tete -- Nome de plume! said...

I love the fabric for FNF- it's perfect! I think the tie-dyed cupcakes would be perfect for Halloween. :)

- Lisa N.

Anonymous said...

Your WIP's are coming along great!!! You did a wonderful job with finishing the LHN into a wall hanging. It is beautiful. Those cupcakes look sooooo good. Thanks for sharing.
Betty in AZ (ILCS)

htimcj said...

Nice stitching and your cupcakes look great!
Heidi-ILCS