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Blog > girl reaching

Some beautiful pieces by Inessa Sviderska

Hello! I have not blogged for a while as I have been working on a brand-new website and I will tell you all about it in my June Newsletter. Today I have some beautiful work to show you by Inessa Sviderska. Born in Ukraine, she now lives with her family in Batumi, a Black Sea resort and port city in Georgia. I saw Inessa’s work and asked her to...

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Girl Reaching by Pravi Mohan

Good Morning stitching world! I have a  lovely rendition of "girl reaching" by Pravinya Mohan to show you today. Thank you, Pravi for sharing with all of us :)   Happy day everybody. It's the last week to work on new book Little Flowers in silk and organza ribbon by Di van Niekerk and Marina Zherdeva.... deadline is Monday 16 September.   Hold thumbs for us!   Then, I will...

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Little Girl reaching by Meridy Haswell from Uvongo

    Hello from a freezing cold and wet Cape Town… thought this would brighten up your day! A beautiful embroidery piece by Meridy Haswell from Uvongo on the South Coast of KZN, South Africa...       Don’t you think it is a beauty?          I just love the way Meridy made the little girl's hair!           Meridy's teacher is Albie...

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Box full of lessons 10 is released

  Hello stitching world   I have good news for everyone who has been waiting for a popular little girl ~ ♥ ~   Box Full of Lessons 10 (Girl Reaching) has just been released...        On this page you will find the details and close-up photographs   Hope you are having a good Monday. The sun is trying hard to show itself in Cape Town.   I am busy writing the...

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A little girl in silk ribbon embroidery

  Good morning stitching world ♥ I have a lovely piece to show you by Carol Bianconi from Huntington Beach in California: Girl Reaching — one of my favourite designs.   Don’t you just love her? Click on the image to enlarge     Carol has entered her work for the International Silk Ribbon Embroidery 2012 competition and she has kindly offered to share it with you to help brighten up your...

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