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Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Magnificent Mozart

Yesterday afternoon was cloudy and rainy. Although I always prefer sunshine, it was a good day to curl up in the middle of my sofa and focus on my stitching. I stitched for 6 hours straight!

Mozart Crazy Quilt Purse

As you can see, I've done quite a bit of embellishing on this. I added the vintage millinery roses to the antique metallic gold lace and then added some green glass leaves to that.

There are now Mother Of Pearl flower beads on the SRE vine and some Czech glass fire polished beads and seed beads.

I added some beads to the seam on the top left and I will be adding some more beads to that.

I also started beading the rose applique. I still need to finish up the leaves.

The Rhinestone Treble Clef pin will go in the center blue patch on the bottom. I'll be sewing that on today.

So this is how it looks at the moment. I'll be stitching on this again shortly so stop by tomorrow for another update!

1 comment:

coral-seas said...

I am always impressed with your blocks but this, I think, is exceptional. You can see this is a subject close to your heart. I love the salmon pink. I would have gone for the more obvious red, but can see now that would have been too dominant. I smile to think of you on the couch, stitching, with Mozart's music floating around you.


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