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Thursday, November 1, 2012

This makes me smile...

This is my latest finish.... I just love it.
 
Coverlet Houses 1843
The Scarlett House
40ct linen 1 over 2
Coffee stained~ Victorian Motto Hand dyed cotton Cluney lace
 
...the specified npi shades are colonial and just perfect....
 
I plan on sewing and doing finishing for others this weekend...I have orders on the table to be creatively worked....Many of you have been very busy!!! Love it~~~
 
AND... I want to announce an upcoming long overdue giveaway...
There will be hand made goodies from me to you...
I have not made my final decisions of what the giveaway will include..
so, stay posted....
 
Tomorrow is TGIF.... So, hope everyone ahs a good one...
 
Smiles,  Faye


63 comments:

Zlata said...

Beautiful finish!!!
I like it very much! Very gently colors!

Michelle said...

It makes me smile too - its beautiful x

anniebeez said...

LOVE coverlet houses! It really looks beautiful the way you finished it!

Michele said...

makes me smile too! lovely finish :)

Pamela said...

Wow! Your coverlet houses look beautiful! Thanks for sharing!

Pam

Bernadett said...

I like it very much.:)
Greetings
Bernadett

Ellen said...

Beautiful finish, love it! Looking forward to seeing more of your creative finishings!

Hugs,

Mugwump Woolies said...

Beautiful! The colors are so pretty and your finish is perfect!

Vickie said...

Beautiful colors. I like using cluny lace in my finishes also. =)

Becky said...

Love this design! And what a perfect finish with Nancy's Cluny lace.... I know that Tanya will want to see your photo - do send her an e-mail!

Laurie in Iowa said...

Congrats on a beautiful finish.

Jackie said...

Another wonderful finish - you always come up with the right touch. Never overdone; always well balanced!

Krista said...

What a wonderful finish, Faye! Love the colors on this one! :)

Julie M said...

Beautiful finish Faye! I'm stitching that chart but doing it the opposite from how you did yours.

Friendship Crossing said...

Love the way it turned out Faye! I have been wanting to stitch that one too. Love the way you finished it.

Tanya

Judy said...

Beautiful finish! It is always such a treat to see your finishing. Very creative.

Judy heartland stitcher

Keeper of the Crowes said...

Wonderful job, Faye. This is in my bag of pieces that I want to finish next year!
Linda

Anonymous said...

Great finish, Faye! Love the design, the fiber colors, the coffee bath and the cluny lacy trim of Nancy's!

Wishing you a wonderful TGIF and even better weekend!

Robin in Virginia

Peggy Lee said...

Oh wow Faye! I love it!
Have a super weekend.

marly said...

Very nice. 40 count, huh? I hope it looks as good on 30!

Karen said...

I just bought this at the beach and hope to start it soon. Can't decide which one to stitch???? great finish as always...

happy stitching....and finishing this weekend.

MartyG said...

Faye, this is adorable. The npi silks are just right. MartyG

Daniela said...

It looks wonderful! Your finishing is very beautiful.

Barb said...

I love that finish! It is on my to do list.

Deborah said...

Great finish! Love the lace.

Patty C. said...

I can see why you are smiling !!!!

Stitchy Mc Floss said...

Beautiful!

Annette-California said...

Very beautiful finish Faye. Love the trim you chose. This design is gorgeous feels like Fall.
love Annette

Senarah said...

Beautiful !!!!!
I love the design.
Sonja

Brigitte said...

Oh, so beautiful, particularly with the lace all around.

Nicola said...

I can see why it makes you smile, it has such a warm glow about it. Have a good weekend.

connie said...

It's lovely

Robin said...

Nice.

Jacqueline (Brodeuse du chateau) said...

Tout d'abord, un grand merci pour le gentil commentaire laissé sur mon blog, ça me fait vraiment plaisir.
Cette broderie est magnifique.....je la regardais depuis longtemps et là, je vais la commander, trop beau.
J'adore aussi votre site et ce que vous faites et puis nous avons une précieuse amie en commun, Marylin...une vraie amie.......
J'espère que la tempête n'a pas fait de dégâts dans votre famille....A bientôt, avec toute mon amitié......

Solstitches said...

No wonder you love it Faye.
Your pillow is beautiful. Love the design and the colours.
Margaret

Nan ~ Threadwork Primitives said...

Another very beautiful finish Faye.
I can see why you're smiling.

priscilla said...

Beautiful !

Tatkis said...

Adorable pillow, just wonderful!

Hugs,
Tatyana

Cathy from Kentucky said...

Very Nice love the trim. Can't wait for the next post.

Vonna Pfeiffer said...

A very pretty finish indeed!

Pam in IL said...

What a beautiful finish! I love it too!!!

butterfly said...

Your work is always so beautiful love the finish, hugs.

Joy said...

Your finishes always make me smile because your lovely spirit shines through each of them. Congrats!!

Lee Morrison said...

Beautiful finish Faye! It put a smile on my face too!

Lee

Giovanna said...

So pretty - congrats on the finish!

Mary said...

As much as I always love the designs you choose, your finishing is what makes them so perfect. Beautiful work!

Nikki said...

Oh, I just love this one, VERY nice.

Nikki

jeffsrose35 said...

All of your stitching just totally amazes me. You do such beautiful work. You shouldn't be amazed with all the finishes you have to do for others as you have been pretty busy yourself. Keep up the good work.

Poussy Stitches My Love said...

J'adoree !!!! toujours magnifique chez mon amie Faye !
bisous de FRANCE

jeanneil said...

LOVE IT!!! Now I need sot start mine.

JeanneIL

Chris said...

Wonderful finish. I love the colors and design.

Carol R said...

Beautiful pillow Faye!

Elisabetta said...

Really wonderful pinkeep dear Faye!!!!It would be a dream for me to be able to come to the next Pals but I have two little girls (Emma of 8 years and Matilde 5 years) and I find it hard to get away for so many days ....

Sherry :o) said...

I love your coverlet houses...I am doing the reverse and can't wait to be done.

Some day when I go through my stuff, you will hear "finishing assistance needed" from me.

Looks like you had lots of fun and such a great time at your retreat. I love having weekends like that with my buds! Glad you had fun.

Anne said...

Oooh I just love it too Faye! I like the simplicity of the finish!!

The Inspired Stitcher said...

Beautiful finish, Faye! You always do suh pretty things.

Fiona said...

Very pretty finish, the trim looks fantastic with this design.

woolwoman said...

Very creative finishing on the Coverlet Houses Faye - I loved reading the previous post about PALS and seeing your stash enhancement. Glad to hear you had a great time. I couldn't pass up Christmastide either. Great design and I've ordered Old Salem linen from Prim Hare. Very neat stuff - enjoy it all - Melody

Andrea said...

A very pretty finish.

Catherine said...

Swoon!!

Anonymous said...

Looks soon nice. Beautiful finish

Pam b

Quilt Hollow said...

OMG love this!!!!!!

Sherry :o) said...

I have started this, though I am doing the fill-in version. I do love it. I haven't been neglecting your response to my email about finishing - just figured I'd let you get the holiday stuff done since mine is for me...Happy Birthday - gotta love these fall bdays!! I love your scissors your treated yourself to - beautiful. As always, all your pics are so beautiful - what talent you posses.