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November 29, 2018

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Leslie

$75?!?!?!?! FFS.

Elise

Oh my! Those are incredible!

Angela- Southern USA

Those are fantastic! It has me itching to stitch ornaments now. lol

Tres the inkedhooker

Lucy, I've just reread your blog from the beginning. Such a joy traveling through your life and creative journey. Two years ago you redid your granny stripe to be 90 stripes but never posted the additions and new border. Is this still something you plan to post still? I've just bought your original colour pack and would love to make granny stripe update.

Sandra

I wondered if you would like watching this video on the theme of The twelve days of Christmas? It's from In a pickle knitting and shows these ornaments as part of her vlogmas. Today, being day number one, we just see The partridge in the pear tree. There is also some chat about a lovely children's book and the possible meaning behind the partridge in the pair tree. I really enjoyed it.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zthYrxGQBLs

greengirlgardner

Oh my goodness! Aren’t they just lovely? I have so many wips at the moment though so must stay focused! xx

Hana

Wow, they are absolutely fantastic! I love them so much. Maybe next Christmas (if I start making them in July?)

Shirley

How lovely your children joined in. Yes the felt ornaments are beautiful. Enjoy the making

Larissa Holland

Wow! How kind of you to post this review of my Twelve Days ornament patterns! I love seeing what you are making. I'm happy to find someone else who enjoys French knots. LOL Yes! I have discounted bundles of 3, 6, and all 12 patterns. Thankfully, Sulky has changed the name of the stabilizer to something less tongue twister (Stick N' Stitch). I love that stuff. (And unfortunately, the kit seen in HobbyCraft stores and mentioned in the comments was not designed by me and does not even have the embroidery design included. I have been in a dialog with HobbyCraft about the copycat packaging design. They agreed to pull the kit from their website but apparently not in their stores. Many kind folks have let me know. Boo. Not fun.) Thanks again for posting your review, and I think a whole day drinking coffee, eating cake, stitching, and having girl talk sounds just fantastic.

Trixie

I was just a little saddened to see that the price of the patterns has really jumped up now that must-have-it fever has taken hold - my fault, should have got it when I first saw the decorations on line, which was quite a while ago... that's the power of "soshal meja" for you! They do look good though. Yours look lovely.

Rose Hester

Loved the patterns and the finished items. I was thinking if this would work, putting your needle through some wax and see it that helps with the sticking.

CJ

Absolutely lovely, they really are. And I love that your two youngest joined in and made things too, that's just wonderful. I need to make some things with my youngest too, I know he would love it. Wishing you a good weekend. CJ xx

Annette

Holy macaroni! Simply gorgeous and I am so tempted to give this a go. Your birdies are BEAUTIFUL Lucy. Thank you for sharing this. And the thought of taking a FULL DAY to just craft away with a like minded friend sounds like a real treat. I haven't done that... like ever? It has to happen in 2019. Ok... so I want to make Christmas ornaments... Maybe a heart with a snowflake on to start with... I better start searching for patterns. Thank you again Lucy. This is really really lovely. My heart is going skip skippety skip.
Xxxxx
Annette

Mary W

You may need to have two sets of 12 Days so that they can both have a 'memory' one day for their own tree, and fondly recall that time together with you, too!

Linda

They look amazing. :) xx

Ros

I saw a lovely photo on Instagram where instead of some of the french knots they sewed in beads!! Very very lovely.

Maria João Machado

So so pretty!!! Love it, love them all.

Gaynor

Thank you so much for posting this, I have the pattern and I am waiting for delivery of the sulky sticky stuff before I begin. It was so lovely to see you working through the pattern and your result is just brilliant. I hope my efforts will turn out so nicely.

MotherOwl (Charlotte)

Oh, how lovely.
Sticky etc. making stitching difficult. I once learned a trick. Put a teeny tiny drop of oil on the needle - true magic.

Carol Fewlass

Lovely, however looked into purchasing some of the sticky solvy stuff via Amazon and it won't be delivered until after Xmas, is their nothing like this that we can buy from the uk, or failing that could you use a light box and trace through somehow?? They all look so gorgeous just wanted to make some before this Xmas!!! Thanks again, love your blogs Lucy. X

Teresa Kasner

Those are very pretty, Lucy. I love that your son and daughter were curious enough to try making their own. So memorable.

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Amanda

Aw Luce, it’s bring happy feelings looking at your pics and reading your post. Honey and I had the loveliest time. Like you, I’ve had to lay my felt to one side as it’s been a hectic week, with an even busier weekend in sight. But next week I’ll be back at it and will send you lots of progress photos. Big hugs xxxx

Sandra

These are such beautiful designs, I like them very much. Have never got round to buying/doing them since I noticed some of the birds on etsy a few years ago and saved them. I also love Alicia Paulson's felt designs. I love all things felty really, The birds are gorgeous. I think it will be lovely to add to them over the years.


Staci Green

Hobbycraft sell a mini kit for £3 with the pear and the partridge design in plus instructions and threads and felt. It's enough for 2 of each design. Xx

Jenny

One word Gorgeous ! Love Jenny from Cornwall xx

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