Wednesday, January 20, 2010

French Valentine



V comme Valentine
by Gigi, freebie found here
fabric: 32ct antique white linen
fibers: DMC 498 & 816


See my beautiful new scissors?
I bought them from Yuko and they only took a week to get here!
Now that's fast :)
(Sorry for the dark photos, it's a cloudy one today.)

It's Wednesday! Hope you have a good one :)

38 comments:

KarenV said...

You're going great guns on these little Valentine finishes Staci! This one is too cute. I have a bunch ready to go next month and I'm looking forward to stitching them.

Julie said...

lovely valentine finishes

Melissa said...

You're on a roll with the Valentine stitches! Are you on one a day now? ;-)

Love those scissors. I'm eagerly awaiting my parcel from Yuko too.m

Siobhan said...

You always do such beautiful seasonal stitching. YGG! I love your latest one. The new scissors are pretty nifty, too.

Catherine said...

Lovely piece! And those scissors - be still my heart!

Lonci said...

Very kind sample! The scissors cool (super):-)))

Sadie said...

Beautiful stitching Staci. Your house is going to be bursting with stitchy valentine goodies :-)
Love the scissors and the thread winders too.

Lainey said...

Love the sweet valentine design and those gorgeous scissors!

Carol R said...

Love your Valentine stitching Staci! I, too, am awaiting scissors from Yuko. I may be on a 'stitch from stash' year but it does not mean I cannot have new scissors!
Please tell me about those gorgeous thread winders.

Meadows08 said...

Cute little Valentine stitch. I ordered scissors from Yuko also...I can hardly wait to get them. (Embroidery scissor collecting is turning into a fetish!)

Cari said...

Another beautiful Valentine's piece! And those scissors are beautiful - I hope mine arrive soon.

Nancy said...

Don't you love this beautiful Valentine design? And your stitches make it even prettier! I love your thread winders and your scissors!

Deb said...

Just love your Valentine piece! Love the scissors too - I'm still waiting for mine to arrive. I definitely let those get away from me!!

Loraine said...

Loving all your valentine pieces! So cute. Thanks for sharing. I am really in the valentine mood!

BeckySC said...

Another lovely stitch :)
LOVE your new scissors :)
((hugs))

Becky K in OK said...

Those scissors are beautiful. I believe I may have to pop over and take a look.

Lois said...

What a sweet design! Love the scissors!

doris said...

Another beautiful Valentine, and the scissors are very nice!

Thanks for the link to Gigi's site.

Symiote said...

Beautiful stitching! i know this freebie!! ans i will do it one day !
Thank for your so nice blog!

Sharon said...

Love the valentine design, so pretty and OMG I LOVE them scissors. I just have to get me a pair. Thank you for your sweet comments on my blog. xoxox

Irene said...

WOW Great stitching. I don't see any color difference, did you blend the two ? I'm waiting for scissors from Yuko as well.

Annemarie said...

Very very sweet. And the Valentine finish is darling as well :o)

Michelle said...

What a beautiful design.. I love Valentine designs..

Those are pretty scissors too!

Karen said...

Very pretty finish. Love the scissors too.

Blu said...

Very pretty! Although the guy's pants are just weird!

Oh and congrats on 300 followers!

Kim B said...

Gorgeous Staci! And I love those new scissors!

Diana said...

That valentine design is really pretty! I got some of those scissors from Yuko,too. Aren't they great!

Kathy A. said...

Lovely progress on Valentine. That read is gorgeous.
Those scissors - to die for!!! Lucky girl.I am jealous.

JOLENE said...

Beautiful Valentine Staci! Thanks for the link, I will have to download this beauty. Love your scissors, I just got my order today.

Jackie said...

The stitching and the scissors are both very fabulous!

Vonna said...

A very pretty finish and displayed with such lovely scissors :)

Carol said...

What a sweet little finish--I love it! And those scissors are spectacular :)

Eggs In My Pocket / Yesteryear Embroideries said...

What as pretty sitched piece! I just love the scissors. blessings,Kathleen

Ranae said...

Pretty Valentines stitches.
OMGosh! Those scissors, now to Yuko's site
Bye

Angela said...

Gosh, this design is beautiful. i love the letter V. it is so striking. The scissors are absolutely divine.
Angela xx

Brigitte said...

All your Valentines look so pretty, and this one is so beuatiful, too. Looking forward to seeing them all finish-finished.

Robin said...

love all of the valentines stitching and those scissors are to die for!

Sally said...

what a sweet Valentine's finish Staci. Love those scissors.