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Wednesday, May 02, 2012

What`s for dinner and White

On the weekend we had visitors!
Our number 2 son and our d-i-l
and their cat, Stewie,
were here.

Unfortunately he moved before I could get a decent picture!
We had just finished supper and he was sitting there
every bit as if he was looking for his.

I finished another of the blocks for my white cloth!

The embroidered flowers at the bottom of the upper picture were done by my grandmother and came from what I would call a `tea cloth`.  The cloth itself was pretty worn so I didn`t feel
sad to cut it up.
The crocheted pineapples on the upper left came from a dresser scarf and I`m not sure of the origins of that.  


  1. LOVE the cat waiting for dinner! What a hoot! ;-D
    The white cloth is beautiful; all the little subtle hints of color, and a few pops of brighter color~~lovely work!


  2. Oh, it's lovely! And it's extra special because your grandma embroidered some of it, I like that.

  3. Stewie!! How fun. Lovely embroidered piece too.
    xx, Carol

  4. Stewie is too cute! I hoped you enjoyed your son and daughter in love's visit. The embroidery piece is a real treasure and beautifully done.

  5. Stewie is a hoot! He looks mesmerized. Must have been looking at your wonderful white cloth!
    I like that silky pouf of gathered fabric fastened with the pearl--it made me smile.

  6. Your white cloth is going to be fabulous. this is really pretty and so special now.

  7. cute kitty kat

    and you are creating such a treasure...the embroidered flowers by your grandmother are especially precious!


  8. sorry but the cat stole this post, love those ears!

  9. This is really beautiful.
    Cute pic of the cat.

  10. I love this piece so much....

  11. Your handwork is outstanding! This is going to be an incredible project when it is finished - simply gorgeous!

    Love the kitty sitting at the table - way cute!



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