Sunday, 12 December 2010

Strawberries - and summer temperatures

It's strawberry time in NZ.   Hot summer days and delicious strawberries.   Both in my dinner and in my needlework!   And just for the record I prefer the edible variety.   The sheer quantity of Queen Stitches in the stitching strawberries is a major test of patience.  Today has actually been rather too hot and humid and to cap it all we are promised a "tropical night"!!


Here is a more complete snapshot - in faith I have already stitched the date and I am on track to make this true.

Have a good night everyone.

5 comments:

  1. Mmmm, your strawberries look delicious!

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  2. Would give anything right now for some fresh strawberries and warm sunshine.

    Your stitching is beautiful!

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  3. Your strawberries, both the edible one and the stitched ones, look delicious.

    Wanna swap some snow for your sunshine?

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  4. Margaret! Exquisite embroidery! Strawberries are delicious! As we stand cold weather and lots of snow!
    Expensive! I got your postcard! Thank you, I am very pleased!

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  5. Margaret, it's looking gorgeous! I can't wait to see the finished piece..those strawberries look sooo good! I adore the stitched ones too!

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