A Finish for the 2017 Q3 Finish-A-Long

Hello Everyone! Today I want to share another finish for the 2017 Finish-A-Long. You can find my list here.

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This is the October stitchery from Jenny of Elefantz’s “a year in the garden”. For fall, I changed the background mini quilt and am using Fig Tree fabrics for the border around the embroidery.

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I used Aurifloss by Aurifil for most of the stitches, but the flowers are stitched with a Sue Spargo 8 weight perle cotton by Eleganza Thread. I really like the look of the variegated thread for the flowers. I just did some simple echo quilting around the circle. It looks like I still need a little practice keeping the echo spacing consistent.

I have November and December to finish. I better get on it since I haven’t started either of them. Thanks for stopping by.

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2 Responses to A Finish for the 2017 Q3 Finish-A-Long

  1. Lydia S says:

    This is very cute-love the fall colors.

    Like

  2. Pingback: Q4 2017 Finish-A-Long List and Q3 Wrap-up | The Quilting Nook

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