Tuesday, May 3, 2011


The May SAL for one of my Yahoo! groups, Stitching Sisters, is anything with flowers. So I'm pulling out yet another WIP, Peaceful Retreat.

Vital Statistics:
Pattern Name: Peaceful Retreat
Designer: Dimensions
Fabric: 36 count white linen stitched 2 over 2
Stitch Count: 196 x 140
Time Investment: 30 hours since I picked it back up in Feb. 2007

Here's what it will look like when it's finished:

Here's where I am now:

Do you have anything with flowers on it? Get it out or start it up and stitch-a-long with us!


  1. Kris, this is just beautiful! And it looks so peaceful just like its name. I look forward to seeing more progress on it.

  2. Can I visit this peaceful place when you're done? LOL! Looks Great!!!!

  3. OMG I love that ! How gorgeous will that be when its finished. I love flowers, one of my most favourite things to stitch. Will watch your progress with great joy.

  4. Do thistle flowers count? Will do a gold finch with thistles next (on group site.
    Love your beautiful flowers & all the projects you have going. Yikes, I do at a time usually.

  5. Very colorful and can't wait to see more progress on it.