September 26, 2009



Karen finished her rug and you can view it hanging in the classroom. 

The design is from Elizabeth Bradley and she stitched it in her distinctive Victorian cross-stitch with Appleton wool.  The squares were done one at a time – so it really is a fairly portable project.  Then Karen stitched the edges together when she did the borders between the squares.  It's a really efficient technique and a great example of how to break up these really large projects into smaller chunks.

This is a wonderful piece – take a close-up look and talk to Karen if you too want to stitch up this heirloom.

Reminder: Urban Knitters today at 3!


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