August 30, 2011

August Stitch-along | Week 4

Thanks to everyone who participated in the August stitch-along! There were so many great pieces this month -- too many, really, to show them all. I've collected most (if not all) of the photos from the Flickr pool and compiled them in a few Flickr galleries. You can always search Flickr for our tag, "auguststitchalong", to see everyone's pictures.

August Stitch-along | Week 1 Gallery
August Stitch-along | Week 2 Gallery
August Stitch-along | Week 3 Gallery
August Stitch-along | Week 4 Gallery
August Stitch-along | Week 5 Gallery

To close out the month, I wanted to show a few finished pieces and some more works-in-progress. If you're still stitching away, don't worry! We'd still love to see your progress over in Flickr.

Feeling Stitchy stitch-along progress
Photo by j_q_adams (my piece!)

August Stitchalong Finished
Photo by sewjenaissance

starling playskirt: close up of hand embroidery
Photo by daisyeyes

Helper
Photo by letscallitlove

Finished Piece
Photo by amyhood21

Embroidered Window Panes
Photo by BohoIslandBaby

August stitchalong WIP
Photo by paperseaside

A little progress
Photo by Savage Pink

August Stitchalong 2
Photo by Fiber Fairy

work in progress
Photo by milly and tilly

Skull Stitch-along: after
Photo by madama

Stay tuned for another fun stitch-along from the Feeling Stitchy crew, coming soon!

9 comments:

  1. Beautiful pieces of work. Very inspiratiional! I even started myself!

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  2. EEE!! That skull and crossbones is off the hook!!! Love it! :) Great job everyone. :)

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  3. Oh my gosh! All of those are so wonderful! Some definite inspiration for my (yet to be started) piece.

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  4. These are GREAT. I'm in love with the little fairy piece. I have some of that fabric. I may have to do something with it now. :D

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  5. John, this was so much fun, and it definitely stretched me--it's harder than it looks to try to match stitches to fabric, especially when you're still expanding how many stitches you know! Thanks for the great stitch-a-long. There are so many beautiful pieces.

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  6. Fantabulous work everyone! Can't wait for the next! :)

    @Kunklebaby: I saw the same fabric in pink online! Totally wanted that color too! :)

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  7. Thanks for the love ... Eddie the cat says thanks, too :)

    Sarah
    twitter.com/soorah

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  8. Waa, I started nursing school and didn't get to finish, but did stitch some of it! Fun pics.. especially that skull one. Loving these stitch alongs!!! I'll going to be posting a couple of free vintage embroidery patterns on my blog tonight or tomorrow, come check em out ;) Maybe a vintage stitch along soon? Happy Wednesday!

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  9. Those are some amazing shots, especially the detail you managed to grab on the last few photos there. Great site, the ideas are pretty impressive.

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