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Halloween charts - Giveaway

Giveaway time!! As I have stitched these patterns before
See here & here They are now available to 2 of you These are original charts that I've recently purchased The first one is called Jacks Are Wild! from Waxing Moon Designs This is now a discontinued chart...
The second one is called Halloween (Flip It Collection) from Lizzie Kate This originally came with a little bat charm Note as I have stitched this project, the chart will come without the charm  
Do you fancy winning one of these charts? All you have to do is: 1/ Be a follower (new or existing one) 2/ Have an active blog 3/ Leave a comment on this post confirming you wish to participate to the giveaway & clearly specify which chart you'd like to stitch I will post worldwide, so you all have a chance ☺ Closing date: 2nd Nov 2013 I will randomly pick 2 names and the lucky winners will be announced on the 3rd Nov Good luck! Happy Stitching! Mii 

An extremely pleased teacher...

It all started when "tadpole" said to me "Wouldn't it be nice to make something for my teacher for Halloween!" What a sweet idea, I know he really likes his teacher this year
I planned on stitching a little Halloween item, buying a few Halloween chocolates and wrapping everything in clear film (the type florists use) with orange tissue paper & ribbons! That sounds good, doesn't it?
I went to the local shopping centre & visited Hotel Chocolat WOW!!! It was Halloween Chocolate Heaven!! It was so hard to decide what to purchase, there was so much choice, it was full of tempting pieces... I finally made my mind up & bought these cuties:
A cute diddy chocolate pumpkin called a Yumpkin (No need to say who popped in my mind straight away, I'm sure you've all guessed!)  and

these white chocolate ones, Yikes!!! I was really pleased with these and started my stitching...
I've decided to make a little ornament with 2 items from the Halloween S…

SAL La Pensée Positive (Part 2) - Jardin Privé

Yes, I had to change my blog template once again It seems it will no longer be free, so I had to find something else!
Here is my update on Nathalie's SAL Part 2 has taken a little longer to stitch due to all these letters Photo is still blurry - Sorry Stitched on 16 ct white aida with all DMC colours
Off to find out who my partners will be on the Home Sweet Home Exchange!
Happy Stitching! Mii 

Voici ma mise à jour sur le SAL organisé par Nathalie Cette deuxième partie m'aura pris un petit peu plus de temps à broder... Toutes ces lettres! :) Désolé pour la pauvre qualité de ma photo - Je mis suis reprise à plusieurs fois!! J'ai sérieusement la tremblotte :)
Maintenant un petit tour sur vos blogs afin de savoir qui sont mes partenaires pour l'échange Home Sweet Home
A tout à l'heure...

Moutons de Saisons, Automne - Tralala

I'm back with a little finish! This is the Autumn version of the seasonal sheep designs from Tralala Stitched on white aida 16 count using all preconised DMC colours Finished yet again as another cushion

I've also joined a new exchange
Home Sweet Home from Céline at Les Petits Bonheurs de Céline There is still time to join the fun,
just hop here!

Happy Stitching!
Mii x

Enfin de retour avec un autre projet terminé!
Voici la version Automne des Moutons de saisons de chez Tralala
Je l'ai brodé sur toile Aida blanche 16ct & utilisé les brins DMC recommandés
Une fois de plus, une finition coussin s'est imposée!
Je suis un peu décue du résultat
 J'aurais du avoir l'intelligence de choisir une toile crême ou écru
afin de faire ressortir la laine du petit mouton... Quel domage!

Je me suis inscrite pour l'échange
Home Sweet Home
organisé par Céline à Les Petits Bonheurs de Céline
Il reste encore du temps pour nous rejoindre!!!
Visitez içi

A tout à l'heure...

Trick or Treat Halloween Exchange #2

This year, I have joined the Trick or Treat Halloween Exchange
organised by Parsley of Seasons Of My Mind

I have already sent my bits & pieces to Nikki of Furry Bottoms earlier on
You can read all about it here

Now, last Thursday, I received my goodies from Christina of Whilst Iiris Naps

What a delight! So many gifts...
Halloween goodies galore: banner, confetti, straws, napkins, stickers,
card, chart, floss, ribbon, scissor fob and other bits & bobs!!
I was truly gobsmacked to receive so much

Christina you are a little angel! I love everything!
There was another little something in the parcel...
- Yes, I've saved the best til the end, ha ha ha -

An absolutely tiny adorable ornament!!!
So finely stitched on iridescent fabric & finished with some lovely beads & a charm
It is perfect & I love it ☺

Here is the front...

And the back...

Christina thank you so much for your generosity & kindness!
Sending big hugs & kisses your way!!

Happy Stitching!


Autumn in my garden Giveaway - Mirabilia

Ivana from Ivana-Cross-Stitch is organising a lovely giveaway! For a chance to win the beautiful original chart Autumn In My Garden from Mirabilia Please hop along to her blog :) Good luck to everyone!! Happy Stitching!
Mii Ivana du blog Ivana-Cross-Stitch organise un superbe giveaway! Pour une chance de gagner la grille originale Autumn In My Garden de chez Mirabilia Allez jeter un petit coup d'oeil sur son blog :) Bonne chance! A tout à l'heure...

Autumn - Simply Necessaries

I tumbled across this lovely freebie! This is Autumn from Marie Auriau at Simply Necessaries A very pretty looking finish The chart is available in both English & French Click here
Happy Stitching! Mii x Une petite trouvaille lors d'un visite sur le Net! Automne de Marie Auriau chez Simply Necessaries Grille disponible en Français our Anglais Cliquez le lien ci-dessus pour obtenir la grille A tout à l'heure...