Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Thistlewood's Carry-All


This is going to be the last post about Thistlewood. I do not want you to get tired of it.

Thistlewood needed its own carry bag, don't you think ? Well, Jackie thought it needed it and created a Thistlewood carry-all bag.

It started with some plain silk fabric that needed some embellishment for texture.



How does it look ? Great, hey ??



Now some hand dyed ribbon...


And after a few hours (quite a few actually!!!LOL!), that's what I got :


With inside four- storage spaces to carry my stitching threads along.


It is a cherished project and one more antique-of-the-future heirloom in my collection which I will cherish for years to come.

I want to thank you all for your extraordinary comments on my last post. I tried to reply as I had some free time being on vacation.

I, unfortunately, won't be able to do so now as I resume work on Monday but be assured that I read all your comments and like them a lot.





Until later,

11 comments:

  1. Wahou c'est vraiment ravissant !!! Bravo !

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  2. What a great addition to the project, and perfectly executed - well done, David!

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  3. Wow that really finishes it off, absolutely stunning David, congratulations, Jackie is proud of you, I know!!

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  4. Again just beautiful David. Congrats on your finish.

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  5. Excellent complement to Thistlewood!! And what an exquisite finishing job :o)

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  6. A perfect addition to the project. Well done!

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  7. Je pense que Jacky a eu vraiment raison de proposer la réalisation d'un sac de transport afin de rejoindre tous les beaux objets de ton "Thistlewood". L'ensemble est ravissant. Mes félicitations les plus sincères.
    Bisxxx

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  8. Oh !! David, cette pochette qui complète ton set est vraiment ravissante et tu l'as faite si joliment : j'adore !!! et je crois ,en effet, que tu la regarderas toujours avec bonheur :-)
    Ce qui est génial, lorsqu'on a fini un si bel ensemble, c'est qu'on ne se lasse pas de l'admirer par la suite : encore mille bravos à toi :-))
    Très belle soirée,
    Isa

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  9. This is such beautiful delicate work David, well done. It certainly will be a heirloom and something you can be very proud of. Congratulations!

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  10. Bonjour David
    Cette pochette est superbe ,très raffinée !
    Et avec ces 4 pochettes ... rangement assuré !
    Pour le Salon de Pexiora , j'y vais le Vendredi matin . Ce dernier WE de vacances est très chargé ! Mais je suis sure de vraiment encore apprécier cette 3 ième édition . De plus voir Marie et son beau stand est un plaisir à lui seul !
    Bon WE

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  11. We would never tire of Thistlewood. It is lovely and shows your work to advantage.

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