I have 3 more pages done and just 4 left to do!
There is always controversy about how many strands to use on certain count fabric. I am using 2 strands, full x's and 22 ct. Here is a close up.
I like that there is NO white showing through and it is not bunched up looking.
I did finally finish stitching on April (after stitching the whole house in a variegated that I ended up not liking) then frogging the whole house and redoing it. It's still not "finished" and on my calendar, but that's ok. I'm taking a box finishing class online with Meari so I need to pick out my top and get stitching on that!
I have a whole album of before and after photos of my craft room now. I finally got the hooks for my peg board and all the floss up on it. I am going to order another board since I have more floss to hang and I want room to grow, of course! If you'd like to browse them, they can be found HERE.
There are 40 photos, mainly for me to compare, but it shows my ironing center in the wall and my wall of floss! Plus how I put up all my finished pieces on the wall, so they could be displayed with pride!
On the home front, Carl has been helping both kids redo their bathrooms. We spent a whole weekend with Brett they got everything done except the floor. It went from this to this: and for Lauren her tub has tile around it and the floor is now finished, so she can start using her upstairs bath again. Hers went from this
And since we've had such a great spring I took some photos outside. I had a visitor or 2 around my pond.
I took this photo from inside, sorry it's blurry! But the male was feeling the female!
And this is our tree in the backyard that luckily has survived the several frosts after the blooms appeared!