Monday, January 18, 2016

Tachtig

I made this ornament for my mother’s 80th birthday. I embroidered the seams with tied herringbone stitch, feather stitch, up and down buttonhole stitch, French knots and feathered chain stitch. The beads came from old pieces of jewellery from my youngest daughter. She’s still in Cape Town and this way she kind of joined the party.
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10 comments:

  1. This is so me. I love it.
    Kathleen Mary
    Kathysnest32.wordpress.com

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  2. a beautiful piece your Mum`s face must have been a joy to see when she opened her present

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  3. A beautiful gift for your Mother's birthday!

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  4. A beautiful ornament and am sure your mother would love this.

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    1. Thanks, Anita. My mother liked it!

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