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Monday, August 1, 2011

Early Work Mercantile & Other Stuff ~

Good Monday Morning & Happy August Friends & Folk!


here is my offering for this month's
Early Work Mercantile ~




a little punched pinwheel pinkeep....


(oh I am SOOOoooo leaning towards Autumn ~ )
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and in other news:
the
Samplermakers
Autumn Stitchers Challenge
has commenced!!!!
that's right,
the members of Samplermakers are sharpening their needles,
gathering threads and linen and putting their creative minds to work ~
I've been looking forward to this challenge, and will begin mine today!
WOOHOO!!!

I cannot wait to see all the different samplers & finishes that will come about ...
my thanks to Jennie Lynn
http://www.appleseedprim.blogspot.com/
for stepping up to create this challenge ~

Well I am off for a morning walk before it gets too hot...
it is drier today, but the sun is scorching down ~
perfect day for some stitching in the shade...
join me, won't you?

Blessings from the Farm...
Lori

12 comments:

Jane said...

I'll be stitchin', too. Could I do a hooked sampler for the challenge?

cucki said...

me too..count me in..i am stitching too:)happy stitching all xx

primitivebettys said...

You pinkeep is adorable... as your works always are! I see someone has already nabbed it up to!

I'm super excited about the challenge. Thanks for starting this awesome group of stitchers!!!

Firecracker Kid said...

Oh, I'm leaning that way too:) Cooler weather and Fall colors. Pretty like your pinwheel pin keep. Very nice!
xoxo~Carol

Lana said...

Lori, your newest design is so pretty! I've been creating with fall in mind lately, too! I love fall!
Have a blessed week. :)
Lana

jennifer768 said...

Love your new pin keep!It is gorgeous!Hugs,Jen

Deppen homestead 1862 said...

Lori~ Pretty pinkeep~ wonderful job~ hope you had a beautiful walk~
smiles
Teresa

Susan said...

This is a very pretty pinkeep, fall colors and so different in design.
Warm Regards,
Susan B., WesternMA

Linda said...

Any chance you will make that pin keep into a pattern?? I so looooove it and would love to make one for some gifts!!

Sea Witch said...

Lovely. Simply lovely. Sea Witch

Karen/My Colonial Home said...

Hi Lori,
What a sweet little pin cushion!
Karen

Amy aka: ropergirl3 said...

What a great pinkeep! Love the colors, I can't wait for Fall either!

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