Saturday, September 29, 2012

Clara - So Close!

This is how far I've come on Clara:


But I only have one length of the tan thread left!  I need two or three to finish the design.  Doesn't that just stink?!

The really annoying thing is that I made the same mistake twice on the left ear, which wasted exactly the two lengths of thread that I could have used to finish it!

The tan thread is a substitution from the original design, and I also foolishly did not write down the DMC number.  So I will be taking my last threads either down to my stash (fingers crossed) or out to the store to match them.  Wish me luck!

4 comments:

  1. Oh! I hate when that happens. Good luck finding the right colour.

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    1. Thanks, Hetty! I think I found it. I may try it later today, but first, some quilting!

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  2. Hope you are right about finding it. Somehow streaks don't fit the design!

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    1. Yes, it was a good match, and she's done. I packed her away so fast I forgot to take a photo! I'll get her out again tomorrow. LOL.

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