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Winter Whisper #2

Where has January gone?  It just seems like yesterday I was celebrating the New Year and now here it is, almost the end of January.  Well, I guess that does mean that we are that much more into winter and closer to Spring 😉

I finally received the Hornbook and finished Winter Whisper #2 for my Mom.

Winter Whisper for Mom

The hornbook had to be ordered from a different company than the one I did for the contest, and this one turned out to be a Navy Blue instead of Black.  The edges had the worn look of raw wood and it was smaller than the original one I had purchased.  But I thought it would work.  I used some white ink to make the worn edges more white and stamped the snowflakes all around.  I glued the finished piece onto the hornbook. I  made a bow from seam binding, glued it on and added a pretty, sparkly jewel.  My Mom really likes it.  I still have one more Winter Whisper to make, for myself, but have decided on a different finish.  The Winter Whisper design is now available for purchase on Passione Ricamo‘s website if you are interested in stitching this beauty.

I had planned on adding more today, but I am out of time.  I will post again tomorrow.  Until then, happy stitching!


16 thoughts on “Winter Whisper #2

      1. That is very sweet of you to offer, but no, you save them. I always keep my eye out for pretties, but don’t; have a plan (or NEED) for any at the moment. 🙂


      1. You are just as kind. Thank you. I do love to visit you, and see what you are up to. So much fun.
        Can you believe it, Next week is February. I dont know where January went to, it went so fast. 🙂


  1. That turned out so pretty. I love how you added snowflakes to the hornbook. What a nice touch! It goes so well with the stitching.


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