July 7, 2014

Lilac - A Finish

Yes! You read it right! I have a finish!! Actually getting tired of Diablo and finally took needle to thread and got Lilac finished. :D (Psst, I also started Serengeti but that's a post for another day, hehe.)

Without further ado, cos this sure was a long time coming, I present. . .

The Particulars:
Lilac by Mirabilia
Fabric: 32ct opalescent lugana by Picture This Plus
Stitched 2 over 2
Floss: DMC, Kreinik
Beads: Mill Hill
Started February 3rd, 2014
Finished: July 4th, 2014












48 comments :

Marcy said...

Beautiful! Congrats on getting her finished.

Katie said...

Exquisite!

Southpaw Stitcher said...

She's stunning! And welcome back!!

pandy said...

Amazing! I just finished my first project in 6 months. Too much Final Fantasy XIV!!! Glad to see you are back with a finish. She's so pretty.

Busy Lizzie said...

she is gorgeous, do did a great job ♥

Mouse said...

KERRRRplunk ... I fell off my chair when I saw a stitchy post hahahahahah .... fabulous finish my dear .... and a new start you mentioned too coooooo :) love mouse xxxxx
ps can you tell I have missed you ...lol xxxx

Pauline said...

That is a great finish!

Justine said...

Absolutely beautiful! I think 5 months stitching is a very quick finish.

Ineke said...

Congratulations on this beautiful finish! And welcome back! Thought you were lost and dissapeared from stitching world.

Lesleyanne Smith said...

Stunning - she looks amazing and your stitching is neat and tidy.

xx

cucki said...

So beautiful xxx

Manuela said...

Congratulation.
The Lady is very beautiful.

Greetings, Manuela

Marilyn said...

She's so pretty!
Congrats on your finish,
Marilyn

Julie said...

Magnificent, what a stunner she is.
Well done on such a super finish.

Thoeria said...

She is....simply put....stunning! An amazing finish - well done :)

Leonore Winterer said...

Wow - you've actually been stitching, I'm so very proud of you! Lilac is looking wonderful, I love the beads and the colors; and I can't wait for your post on Serengeti :)

diamondc said...

What a beautiful piece, congratulations on the finish, you are a tease, I look forward to your next project.

Catherine

blueladie said...

It is Beautiful! Well-done! TFS. Cathryn

Fidike said...

Gorgeous!

Cricket-bug Corner said...

Wonderful!

Terri said...

She's gorgeous! Congrats on the finish!

Annie said...

She's absolutely stunning, and the fabric is gorgeous! Well done, and congrats on a fantastic finish!

Thea Wilson said...

She came out beautifully, the fabric choice was just perfect..... well done you! xx

♥ Nia said...

Gorgeous :)

Linda said...

Stunning. Congratulations Joyce.

Linda

Keebles said...

Congrats on the finish! My stitching mojo is gone right now, so it's nice to see others getting theirs back, especially my favorite stitcher!

Ranae said...

Amazingly beautiful
Love the colors and the bling

valerie said...

Gorgeous! Love your Lilac finish! I really must dig mine back out again. So curious to see your Serengheti start!!

missy-tannenbaum said...

That project is so pretty! As a whole, it's really nice, but the skirt- both the colors and the details- are really stunning. Congratulations on the finish!

Brigitte said...

She is absolutely gorgeous. What a wonderful finish!

Juls said...

Stunning!!!!! She is beautiful!!!! Good to see you posting again!!!!

Carol said...

Lovely! when I didn't see a June IHSW sign-up, I thought you'd left the stitching world altogether but here you were, beading away! It
s gorgeous!

Katie said...

Absolutely gorgeous. Congrats on the finish. I had to laugh when you said you were bored of Diablo 3. Every time I play it with my son I giggle thinking about you and how much it stole of your stitching time.

Novia said...

Fantastic! Congratulations! Pssst hide girls.... The queen is back!!

Lesley said...

A gorgeous finish:-)

Brenda A said...

Oh pretty!!! I want to stitch her now. This always happens, but purple is my favorite color.... on to the wish list she goes!

Shebafudge said...

She looks really pretty!

Anne said...

Woooohooo! A finish!! It's a miracle :P Just kidding sweetie!! I loooove her so much! If only I had a dress like her...oh imagine if Mirablia designed a girl like the frozen princess???!!! HMBWWW!!!!

Bea said...

She is gorgeous!

Susan said...

Pretty, pretty, pretty. Congratulations on your finish.

Jo who can't think of a clever nickname said...

Yay! Happy Dance!

She is beautiful, really stunning.

Nice to see you blogging again too.

rosey175 said...

Woohoo, a finish! You must teach me your wisdom of getting things finished while still finding time to game ahahaha. I'm very much either/or. :D

She looks absolutely stunning and my favorite bit is her coppery wings.

Busy Lizzie said...

She is stunning, love the beading

Debs said...

Beautiful congratulations on the finish and it's great to see you back :)

Paisley said...

Beautiful finish! Congrats!

sally said...

Hello

Just found your lovely blog.
Your finish is beautiful just like the rest of your stitching.
Happy weekend.

Faith... said...

Congrats! She is stunning!!

The Crafty Princess said...

Squeeeeeeellll! Long time coming but well worth the wait. She's stunning! Beautiful work, congratulations! I can't believe you got sick of Diablo but glad you turned to stitching to fill up the fun time.
xo Alicia