Red Pear!

Allergies are still getting the best of me, but I managed to sit down last night and stitch on Quaker Garden. Here is my progress so far.

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I finally got to use the Red Pear thread, and I love the look of the five colors all together. My flash really washed this out – so pay no attention to how grey the fabric looks. I’ve been checking in on every one’s progress who’s stitching this for the SAL – and they all look great. The only thing I can say is that I feel like the slowest stitcher in the world. I intend to stitch on this some more tonight though, so maybe I can make a little more progress. I love this design though! I am off to get my allergy shots this morning, so hopefully that will help!

I am grateful that I have the ability to stitch as it brings me so much joy!

12 thoughts on “Red Pear!”

  1. I love your progress, Michelle. I have been looking at everyone’s progress too. It seems that lots of stitchers are doing this at the moment. 🙂

  2. I think you’ll have competition for the slowest stitcher award. 😉 It’s looking really nice, though! I hope the allergy shots buy you some relief.

  3. Lovely progress Michelle!

    I must admit, I’m at a point with this design where I seem to be stitching and stitching and making very little progress. It’s growing slowly though and I’m still loving it.

  4. Eclecticmk - Margie

    Looks lovely! And your Red Pear is so nice, none of the yardage I purchased seem to have much color change (that’s the luck of the draw I guess) but your’s is great! 🙂

  5. Your sampler looks beautiful!

    I sometimes feel like the slowest stitcher, too. It usually takes me months or even years to finish a project.

  6. Beautiful Michelle, this design is so lovely and I am enjoying watching the progress of everyone in this SAL.

    Don’t worry that you are slow, you are getting it done. I am not the fastest stitcher in the world either and I manage to get a few things done each year.

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