Thursday, February 14, 2013
A few nights ago I found myself in front of my computer, watching old Star Treks, stitching up a little something for my honey. He expressed an interest in the Oxytocin embroidery I did last year, from a pattern in the Hoopla book. It's a super-quick stitch - I had it transferred, stitched, and finished within 2.5 hours.
I stitched it up on some vintage blue fabric I had on hand:
I love the nubby texture, which was less tricky to stitch on than I thought it would be:
This time, I decided to glue the excess fabric to the back inside of the hoop with tacky glue:
The process was a teeny bit messy, but I must say I loved the blast-from-the-past feeling of peeling dried glue off my fingertips. :) Hope your Valentine's Day is golden and sweet, however you choose to spend it. My vote's for dumb movies, plenty of candy, and good friends. :)