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Tuesday, May 29, 2007

A New Counted Cross Stitch Design!

I spent yesterday afternoon working on Maxine's quilt. There isn't anything all that exciting about the process on that one at the moment. All I'm doing is cutting away the deteriorated patches and appliquéing new patches on in their place. I'm not even worried about replacing the stitches at the moment since I will be doing some insane embellishing on it.

So for today, I thought you would enjoy seeing one my newest counted cross stitch designs just released in the June 2007 issue of The Cross Stitcher magazine:


The Christmas Cat appears on page 40:


This design is based on a gorgeous kitty named, "Miss Lily" who belongs to Vicki, one of my fellow bloggers. Vicki's blog is Turkey Feathers and what a great blog it is! Do check it out if you have time.

Vicki had posted a photo of Miss Lily on her blog about a year ago and I absolutely fell in love with her. I emailed Vicki and asked for her permission to use Miss Lily as a model for a cross design. The Christmas Cat is that design!

I have an extra copy of this issue of The Cross Stitcher. If anyone wants it, I'll gladly send it out to the first person who emails me with a request for it.


Deepa said...

Hi Pam,

Could I be the lucky one ??? Iam not a great stitcher,but I love collecting such books.

Thanks and Regards,

Pam Kellogg said...

HI Deepa, yep! You are the lucky one!! Drop me an email with your address and I'll send it off to you this week when I go to the Post Office. You can find my email address on my main website:

Susan said...

What a darling cat design! You are so talented, Pam. If I were a x-stitcher, I'd be so sad I didn't get here first today. =)

Heidi said...

what an adorable kitty design!

patternnuts said...

I missed it! *chuckle. What a very nice thing for you to do Pam!
And thank you for the updates of your latest things coming out.

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