Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Christmas Ornament Challenge, November& December Ornaments

2009 Christmas Ornament Challenge
November Ornament
Snow Deer
by Just Nan
32 ct Cinnamon Roll Linen
DMC, Overdyed Deer Silk, Kreinik #4 Braid
As soon as I saw this fellow I knew I was going to stitch him. I don't normally stitch with silk, but oh my, such a nice feel.
2009 Christmas Ornament Challenge
December Ornament
Holly Reindeer
by It's Daffycat
Silkweaver 28 ct Moon Dust Linen
DMC threads
Another design I knew I would stitch before the year ends. Matter of fact, I'm using this one for the great-nieces, and the companion design for the great-nephew's ornaments this year. The border should have DMC 814 in it, but I liked just the green, so I left it off this one. I may add it to the others.
Both designs were quick stitches, but it took me all day to day to do the finishing! Go figure.
Have a great evening.


Anonymous said...

Don't forget about sister Deb when it comes to reindeer ornaments!!

Dani - tkdchick said...

Beutiful ornaments! Hmmm do you have a reindeer fettish?

Meadows08 said...

Lovely ornaments! I'm sure the recipients will love them!

Kathy A. said...

Now why would I think that you stitch reindeer? Lol
Looking great there girl.

tkdquintmom said...

Oh I got this Nan ornie too! It turned out so pretty! Now I've gotta do mine. :)

Denise said...

You know I'm a reindeer fan! These
2 are great and I know you love
adding them to your collection!
Best wishes & blessings....

CindyMae said...

Those are both simply gorgeous!

Hazel said...

Lots of lovely reindeer!!! xx

Daffycat said...

So wonderful, Becky!

I love the finishing on the Just Nan reindeer!

Thank you for stitching my Holly! I like the border just fine without the red and the pillow finishing is lovely!

mainely stitching said...

WONDERFUL reindeer! :D

Suzanne said...

I love both of your reindeer, very cute!

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