and this is the finished result....
The back stitching was a bit of a pain to do, I'm not a big fan of 'off the line' back stitching (I'm sure there must be a proper name for it, but I've no idea what it is!), especially on aida where I can never seem to split the fabric at the desired spot despite using a sharp sewing needle. Anyway, it took a bit of time to finish the back stitching but the effort was well worth it. I think it's adorable and I have some ideas on how I'm going to make it in to a card...plenty of patterned paper, well at least one bit of patterned paper, some ribbon and a fancy little greeting on the front too! Can you feel my excitement?!! lol
I came across a great thread storage idea while I was
Anyone else spend hours aimlessly roaming on Pinterest?
Well I've got loads to do today, so I had better get on!
Until next time..happy stitching (and don't spend too much time on Pinterest!)