Ritva and Miriam had the
same theme for the fabric book page swap at Fibre Fever. Their theme was
traditional craft, which made me think about the
samplers little girls had to stitch. I visited an exhibition with lots of these
old samplers back in the 80’s. The book with samplers I bought then and the
borders for Randje per week were the inspiration for these samplers. The
scissor came from a sampler dated 1734, the butterfly was on a sampler dated
There was not much time
to blog last month, so I have to play catch up starting with Randje per week.
My last post about these borders was in February! In the meantime I finished 2
pages and started page 9. This is page 7 . . .
. . .and page 8. I
skipped randje 21 and 22 and stitched some borders in a different order to make it fit.
The first borders on page
9: randje 35, 37 and 39-41.