Friday, December 21, 2018

Snuggle, by Lizzie Kate, Finish and Conversion


Most recent finish, Snuggle, by Lizzie Kate...


Color List with my Conversion in parenthesis...
Collards by Weeks (Seaweed by Colour and Cotton)
Oscar by Weeks (Avocado by Colour and Cotton)
Deep Sea by Weeks (Hand Dyed by Rolanda #70)
Candy Apple by Weeks (Crimson Apple by Victorian Motto Sampler Shoppe)
Whitewash by Weeks (DMC 3865)
Blue Heron by Weeks (Oyster by Colour and Cotton)
Mascara by Weeks (Cosmo #895)
Havana (Ironbark by Dinky Dyes)

Stitched on 28 count Lugana that I dyed with coffee.


Pattern is from Winter Smalls #189.

Christmas in Ohio Finish and Color Conversion


My finish of Christmas in Ohio ornament, by The Workbasket...


Color List with my Conversion in parenthesis...
Petite Treasure Braid Aztec Gold (Banksia by Dinky Dyes)
DMC 166 (Coast by Mo's Sale)
DMC 826 (Winter Sea by Colour and Cotton)
DMC 827 (Bottlenose by Mo's Sale)
DMC 3826 (Toasted Marshmallow by Carrie's Creation)
DMC 603 (Crimson by Carrie's Creation)
DMC White (Cosmo White)
DMC 310 (Cosmo 600)

Stitched on 36 count Linen in Vintage Country Mocha



Pattern can be found in the 2016 Ornament issue of Just Cross Stitch magazine.

Christmas Hare Finish and Conversion


My finish of Christmas Hare, by Barbara Ana Designs and the color conversion that I used on the piece...


Color List with my Conversion in parenthesis...
DMC 676 (Aussie Gold by Dinky Dyes)
DMC 677 (Wattle by Dinky Dyes)
DMC 712 (DMC Ecru)
DMC 780 (Caribou Hyde by Carrie's Creation)
DMC 783 (Ghostly Hollow by Victorian Motto Sampler Shoppe)
DMC 927 (Bay Breeze by Carrie's Creation)
DMC 950 (Light Tangerine, part of Mo's Sale Shady Bags)
DMC 3371

Other Changes:
For the houses, I used  Louisiana Hot Sauce by Weeks Dye Works and Bark by Mo's Sale

Stitched on 28 count Monaco in Glass Blue, that was over dyed with coffee.


Pattern can be found in the 2018 Christmas issue of Punch Needle and Primitive Stitcher magazine.



Monday, December 10, 2018

Finish and Color Conversion for Through the Woods


One of my more recent finishes, Through the Woods, by Barbara Ana designs and the color conversion that I used...


Color List with my Conversion in parenthesis...
DMC 830 (Hand Dyed by Rolanda #49)
DMC 712 (Old Lace by Colour and Cotton)
DMC 420 (Caramel by Mo's Sale)
DMC 610 (Bark by Mo's Sale)
DMC 3371 (Midnight Brown by Victorian Motto Sampler Shoppe)
DMC 919 ( Louisiana Hot Sauce by Weeks Dye Works)
DMC 437 ( DMC 950)
DMC 832 ( Hand Dyed by Rolanda #19)
DMC 729 (Ripe Wheat by Victorian Motto Sampler Shoppe) 

Stitched on 28 count Monaco that was hand dyed a blue, gray, by a friend.



Pattern can be found in the 2016 Christmas/Winter issue of Punch Needle and Primitive Stitcher Magazine.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Awesome Opportunity...

Angela, the amazing owner of Colour and Cotton is hosting a truly awesome giveaway on her blog...
It is for a special mystery Halloween box, filled with tons of goodies. (Hand dyed threads, silks, fabrics and more...)
Definitely head over to her blog and check it out:
https://colourandcottonstudio.blogspot.com/2018/07/giveaway-vintage-halloween-mystery-box.html