Saturday, 25 February 2017

Frosty Forest Finish!

Raccoon Cabin (left) and Snowy Deer (right)

Snowman's Cottage (top) and Snowy Friends (bottom)

Snowy Foxes (left) and Bluebird's Cabin (right)

Snowy Reindeer (top) and Snowgirl's Cottage (bottom)

Frosty Forest


Frosty Forest by Country Cottage Needleworks
Stitched on 32 count Pearl Grey linen
with recommended DMC, GAST, CC and WDW threads
Started 1 February 2014, finished 23 February 2017

Thanks again to Kerry for hosting Theme-Tas-Stitch Focus Finish February which was the inspiration I needed to finally get this one done!

Justine


50 comments:

Mii Stitch said...

Wow Justine! What a pretty finish!!!
Congratulations on having it done, it really looks great.
Colours and fabric really are a perfect match.

Bethan said...

What a gorgeous cross-stitch. Congratulations on your finish - it looks wonderful x

Clare - Aimetu said...

Fantastic Justine it looks amazing !

geeky Heather said...

Congratulations!!! It's beautiful!

Kerryp77 said...

It looks wonderful Justine, Congrats on the finish. Your focus months last year were part of the reason I wanted to bring back theme-tas-stitch. I'm glad it gave you the little push you needed.

Cindy said...

Beautiful finish. Congrats.

Faith... said...

I love it Justine! It is simply gorgeous. Congrats on your finish!!! :)

Linda said...

Congrats on the stunning finish Justine.

Linda

Patricia Green said...

Yay for you! Great job. Are you going to frame it? Make something out of it? What's next on your to-stitch list?

Bekah said...

What a lovely finish! A beautiful picture for the winter onths.

Christina said...

Woo hoo - you finished!! It looks beautiful. I love working on grey linen. ❤️

Mary said...

Congratulations on your beautiful finish.

Jo who can't think of a clever nickname said...

Happy Dance! I do like the way you showed us little parts of the design because revealing the entire piece in all it's frozen glory!

Lesley said...

Absolutely gorgeous❤ congratulations on a beautiful finish,Justine.

Vickie said...

Yay! Such a pretty,BIG finish! Fantastic! :D

Kaelyn Angelfoot said...

Cute! congrats on the finish.

Marilyn said...

Congrats on your finish, it's so pretty.
Marilyn

Manuela said...
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Manuela said...

Congratulation on this wonderful finish.

Desiree Ehleiter said...

What a wonderful finish; it's absolutely beautiful!

Prairie Needleworks said...

Congratulations on your Frosty Forest finish. It is wonderful.

Jayne said...

You have been busy fantastic to finish such a large piece of x-stitch, I have done the 1st 3 mine are all separate.

Shelly said...

Wonderful! I knew it would be finished early. Great finish, Justine!

Preeti said...

Congrats on the beautiful finish, Justine!! Great job!

Astrids dragon said...

Oh wow, that looks fantastic! That's more snow than I've seen all year!
Will you frame it and hang it year round, or just during the season?

Ariadne said...

Wow!This is amazing and only in 23 days!How many hours a day do you stitch?It looks so lovely!AriadnefromGreece!

Sheryl S. said...

Beautiful finish, what a lovely design

Kay said...

Absolutely stunning. I have some older wips that I really must get on with too. x

Barb said...

Frosty Forest is just beautiful!





FlashinScissors said...

Gosh, Justine! This is so sweet .... just gorgeous! Love the grey linen!
Such a stunning piece! It is lovely to see all the close ups .... I love the little raccoon!
And all done in 23 days ..... wow!
Hugs,
Barbara x

Maggie said...

Oh I love it!
Congratulations on a wonderful finish.

Brigitte said...

Oh yes, Justine, you did it. You are so good at these things and are able to stay with such a project until it's finished. And it's so so beautiful. Congratulations.

Leonore Winterer said...

What a cute finish, great job!

Anthea said...

Very lovely stitching Justine... the designs have such character!

Rhona said...

Oh, Justine! That's such a pretty finish....well done....love it!

Katie said...

Wow so beautiful! Congrats on the finish!! Wonder what's next.

Melinda Forbes said...

WOW!!!!! Wonderful finish. Congrats to you!!!

Carol said...

Yay!! That is wonderful, Justine--each finish is so sweet and I'm sure you are thrilled to have crossed this giant piece off your list :)

Cindy's Stitching said...

I love the colors in this piece. It is beautiful.

Beth said...

Justine - It looks wonderful - I assume you will get it framed. I really like the soft winter colors.

Julie said...

Stunning finish Justine, it's wonderful.

Julie said...

Yippee.... I've been able to send a comment ..... very excited here lol xxx

Mini said...

What a fab finish! You are great at focus finishing.

Christine said...

That's gorgeous!

Mary - Lecoeurceltique said...

It's a lovely stitch, Justine.

Sarah in Stitches said...

Woohoo! It's absolutely gorgeous. Congrats on the finish! :D

The Crafty Princess said...

My turn to squeal!!!!!!! I love this piece. You have done an amazing job. Everything is perfect, the chart, the fabric, the colours and your beautiful stitching. Love this. Congratulations stunner xo Alicia

Kaisievic said...

You have done such a beautiful job on the stitching of this project, Justine - truly lovely!

Heather said...

Simply gorgeous congrats!

Sok Sareth said...

My goodness Junstine! You have been a busy lady indeed. I love your pieces and with so many to work on, I feel a little better now about having more than one going at once. I love the bright colors in your pieces. Great stitching also.

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