Monday, December 22, 2008

Christmas Ornament Swap...

SWAP for Joan. I had a hard time with this one. I started 3 different ornaments and this one won:

Designer: Debbie Draper
Design: taken from The Gift Of Stitching on-line Magazine November 2007
Stitched on: 35 ct. Weeks Dye Works Parchment
Fiber: DMC 815

Finished as an ornament

Sorry for the two posts in one day...but I'm just trying to keep up with my finishes before the big end of the year. So that I have a clean slate, fresh start and new lease on stitching!
Until next know the rest!


  1. I love the ornament and your Sampler Girl pillow is lovely! My favorite is the top picture!

    Have a lovely Christmas and thank you so much for the sweet card!

  2. I just had a look at all of the work you have been doing. Boy oh boy you have been busy.
    All of the ornies are wonderful and by the way I love the new look on your blog.
    Sorry I've been bad about comments these last couple of weeks. I've been reading blogs through Google reader trying to keep up.
    Have a wonderful Christmas.

  3. I love the finish on the tree, the bells are great.
    Your believe pillows are sweet...where do you find the time???

  4. Anonymous1:28 AM

    The ornaments look wonderful!! Have a very Merry Christmas, dear Vonna!! (bummer that you have to work, though...)

  5. Anonymous4:26 AM

    How all look wonderful!!

    Wish you and your family a Merry Merry Christmas and all the best for the New Year!!

  6. Anonymous4:27 AM

    P.S. Thanks for let me use the photo!!

  7. Hi Von

    Great finish

    I hope that you and the family have a truely wonderful 2009 and a very happy Christmas


  8. Vonna,

    Thanks again for the lovely ornament. I love it.

  9. Anonymous8:04 AM

    Love, love, love the finish. The bells and bow are just perfect.

  10. It's GORGEOUS! :D And so are the Believe ornaments from the previous post.

    Good luck with your work schedule. I'll keep fingers and toes crossed for lots of healthy people! :D

  11. Another beautiful finish. Love the design and your finishing with the bells. Great work.
    May all your patients have minor complaints and everyone get well quick.
    Merry Christmas to you and yours.

  12. This is beautiful! I love the jingle bells. Both versions of Believe are very pretty too. Merry Christmas!

  13. Beautiful ornaments Vonna, congratulations.

    I hope you have a lovely Christmas

  14. Love little pillow ornaments girl!

    Wishing you and your family a Happy Christmas and a Very Happy New Year filled with love and laughter!

    Thank you for your friendship.

  15. This ornament is so pretty! I love those bells ~ wonderful touch!

  16. Bells! I love it!

    Merry Christmas!

  17. The swap ornament for Joan turned out great. I love the bells and bows, sets it off just perfectly.
    I like your pillows from your earlier post too.
    I want to thnk you for being such an encouraging factor in my getting off my arse and getting my stitching stuff organized so I can start stitching again. I look at all you do, plus taking care of four adorable children and a job and of course your hubby and I think what the heck am I sniffling about that I have no time. So today, I am going through my room and getting my projects of many different types together, so that I can start in on all my things again.
    Thank you!
    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to your and your lovely family.

  18. Beautiful ornament Vonna - the bells and bows finish it off perfectly.

    May I wish you and your family a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

  19. This is a really beautiful ornament and I love your believe pillows.

    A very Merry Christmas to you and your family.

  20. I love the way you finished that ornament. It is so cute! Great job! And the believe pillows are so pretty!

  21. Ohhh, love this too! Beautiful finish Vonna!!

    Hope you and your family had a most wonderful Christmas Day:)

  22. See you in these things, I think, I started feeling good!
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