A Christmas Wall Hanging

My Sew Seasonal Christmas Wall Hanging is now finished. Big sigh of relief that it’s hanging, with 4 days to spare.

 

Christmas Wall Hanging

 

I started this mini quilt for the Sew Seasonal Blog Hop.

The stitcheries are from a pattern by Sally Giblin called Friends for Christmas which was was published in Homespun Magazine in 2011.

 

Friends for Christmas[3]

I made the wall hanging and followed the original pattern, as designed by Sally Giblin - which can be viewed HERE.

 

I love having little stitcheries on the go, which is why I stitched up these patterns, twice!

Some people like paper piecing or crochet, to have at the ready, but I like redwork. Or hand-quilting. Either one keeps me happy.

 

Santa Stitchery

 

Snowman Stitchery

 

I’ve quilted this mini wall quilt with black Perle 8 cotton. The main reason I used black is because it was, there. My rainbow case of Perle 8 cottons seems to have been packed away into storage, so I was lucky that I had this black one in my hand sewing tin.

 

Christmas Wall Hanging Hand Quilting

 

Many, many little black stitches. They quiet the mind and make me smile.

14 comments

Anonymous said...

gorgeous both of them Anorina,well done on 2 lovely finishes,merry xmas to you and your family.xx

Anorina @SameliasMum said...

Thanks Shez. Hope you have an amazing Christmas too x

Cassie J said...

So cute! That red and white dot fabric looks like gingham - oh I love country Christmas. :-)

Anorina @SameliasMum said...

Thanks Cassie. Red and white are just perfectly Christmassy :)

Susie said...

It looks beautiful!

Karen said...

The stitcheries looks great in your wall hanging. Great to have it ready for Christmas.

Susan Snooks said...

They are such sweet stitcheries! I love a little bit of embroidery too!

Lynne said...

So cute! Still enjoying the redwork I see!

Mine was put up this morning -- we had to wait for the hooks to "set"!

Anonymous said...

Cute little blocks and quilts. Your hand quilting is so neat!

Anorina @SameliasMum said...

Thank you :)

Anorina @SameliasMum said...

It's therapeutic (well almost).

Anorina @SameliasMum said...

Absolutely! Nothing like a deadline to get things done.

Anorina @SameliasMum said...

Thanks Susie :)

Janice said...

Obrigada pela visita, amei conhecer seu blog, já sou sua seguidora, um ano de muita criatividade para você.
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