Here's a PEEK of something I am working on for Baby Doll.
It is FRESH from the hoop.
Pencil marks ABOUND and I see I missed a stem...
It is just the beginning of a little project
which will involve a bit of sewing and serging,
a little more embroidery,
as well as some GRATUITOUS TATTING...
but then, is it ever REALLY necessary to justify tatting?
The design is part of a
posted by my blogging friend, Martha, at Q is for Quilter.
Instead of satin stitching the centers of the flowers,
I decided to use lazy daisy stitches and some French knots
because I thought it made the flowers look more like this one
which I photographed several years ago.
Thank you SO MUCH to everyone who has entered my
I've got to say it is even more exciting hosting a giveaway
than signing up for one!
And thank you for all the nice comments about the Tatting Press.
I hope whoever gets it will enjoy it.
There's still PLENTY of time to sign up for the giveaway,
so if you are interested just leave a comment on the