Category: "Mt. Sydney Chalet"
I have my floss wound on bobbins and the pattern transferred to my fabric. I also adjusted the blue tip on the needle to make a shorter stitch. The Tulip Rug has so much detail, that I thought a shorter pile would work better. It looks cleaner on the… more »
I often consult my inspiration files when I start a new build and go back to them along the way as the build progresses. For Mt. Sydney Chalet, I found a wonderful idea for the side walkway in a mud room floor from designer Amy Morris for Atlanta Homes… more »
I finished stitching the Prairie Rug II with 24.75 hours of stitching time, which is a lot less than I put into the first one that I never finished. As I mentioned, I had a better handle on the technique so I was able to work more quickly. I need to g… more »
As you can see, the rabbit hutch has a new resident. :D I'll have to add some straw in there, make some carrots and greens. In mini-land, I don't mind sharing the garden with a cute herbivore. This beautiful bunny rabbit is by the talented *Reve*… more »
For Mt. Sydney Chalet, I need two large area rugs. I've been working on the beautiful Prairie Rug II from Mitchell's Interiors for the living area on the first floor. For the bedroom, I chose a much more intricate design: L.R. Resources Inc. Arts and Crafts Blue Rug. I like to call it the Tulip Rug, though. :D The Prairie rug gave me a primer with the materials, and the Tulip rug will challenge me. more »