Monday, May 24, 2010

Soft and Romantic~

I dug into my to-be-finished pile and pulled out LHN’s The Angels Sang piece to work on last Friday. I’ve always known that I want to finished this piece into a wall hanging, and this is the final product~ Please excuse the knitting needle, that’s the closest thing to a dowel that I can find around the house right now. I still need to find a proper dowel for it to hanging on.

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Pattern: Little House Needleworks “The Angels Sang”
Thread: Crescent Colors & DMC cotton floss
Fabric: 40ct Lakeside Linen in Bittersweet
Finished Size: 13.25” x 16.5”
Completion Date: 01-16-2010
Finishing Date: 05-21-2010

This actually came out a little bit different then my original plan. At first, I only planned to do the white frame, but felt it looked kind of plain, so I added the green around the edge.

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Then I felt it looked flat, so I went digging in my buttons collection and was super happy to find these pink buttons. I’m really glad how everything just worked out perfectly~

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I think it looks soft and romantic. What do you think?


  1. That is so "sweet"...just love the design on the pink fabric! Great finish as a wall hanging. Very pretty.

  2. Beautiful finish Theresa!! It looks great :)

  3. You're right, Theresa. It's looks so soft and romantic. Great idea by adding the pink buttons, magic touch! And the pink floral fabric matched so well with the green border. What a beautiful finished! :)

  4. Wonderful pattern
    Great finish :)

  5. It's really very beautiful! Interesting, wonderful finish!

  6. Is it a knitting needle? Very cute! I love everything about this wallhanging :)

  7. What a beautiful and creative finish, Theresa!

  8. Beautiful finish! Very beautiful!

  9. Lovely finish - and I really like the knitting needle - it looks so extraordinary and something "not as usual"

  10. Your wall hanging is lovely. The fabrics and buttons are perfect. I like the look of the knitting needle, too, it's very cute!

  11. This finished up beautifully! I must also say that I love the knitting needle in lieu of the dowel.

  12. Thank you all for your kindly comments~~ It seems like the knitting needle is a big hit~ I might have to leave it as is!!

  13. It is perfect! Soft, romantic, shabby chic....everything that I think you were aiming for!

  14. What a sweet wall hanging! Wonderful desing and fabrics fit perfect!

    Best wishes,

  15. What a sweet finish, Theresa!

  16. I think it looks wonderful! The fabrics really make the stitching stand out and the buttons are just the perfect addition.

    Well done!


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