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1  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitchalong 2009 on: May 02, 2009 12:54:34 PM
I am trying to keep to schedule of 6 years.... about a month on each page, with a bit extra for busy times...
I do plan to make a list of all the things that happened while working on this piece (who knows, new place, marriage, kids.... Wink)
2  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitchalong 2009 on: May 01, 2009 01:42:40 PM
I worked on my big project some more. Total hours is 316 now, and this is three of the 54 pages....



The total piece is:



On to the next page!
3  EUROPE / SCANDINAVIAN/NORDIC / Copenhagen on: April 24, 2009 02:44:08 AM
Hi everybody,

I know there is already a copenhagen topic on here, but not only is it very old and inactive, half of it is in Danish which I can't understand well enough...

My question is, does anybody have any tips for cross stitch stores in (the centre of) Copenhagen? I am going on a businesstrip there soon, and I am hoping for some shopping time...
I already found Sommerfuglen, but there must be more?

Thanks in advance for any help!
4  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitchalong 2009 on: March 29, 2009 11:32:33 PM
I have been working steadily on my mega project, and I finished the second page! Here's an update pic:



Only 52 pages left to go!
5  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: IT Crowd's Moss cross-stitch on: March 20, 2009 01:35:53 AM
Oh wow, I love the IT Crowd, and been meaning to stitch something from those wonder pixel men. Thanks for the patterns!
6  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitchalong 2009 on: March 09, 2009 05:26:46 AM
After three months of work:



The wrist is semi-fixed, I at least started stitching again.
7  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitchalong 2009 on: January 13, 2009 04:30:24 AM
Well, I am forced to slow down (actually stop) for a while now. I developed a cyst on my wrist, right (my stitching hand) and it is too painful to go on Sad It will take at least a month or more to get it fixed, so... a forced break Sad
8  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitchalong 2009 on: January 10, 2009 08:54:55 AM
Yeah, it is the final tapestry in a series of 6, the five senses and this one. I have seen them in Paris (the museum did a wonderful job exhibiting them), and I have read the book. I am looking for some non-fiction books on these tapestries, but haven't found it so far...

Sometimes I think I am insane in doing this... when I try to calculate how many days/months/years I will be stitching  based on how fast (or rather slow) I am going now... Another 14 years to go!  Undecided Embarrassed
9  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitchalong 2009 on: January 10, 2009 01:55:27 AM
I'm joining in, I'll need the motivation Cheesy

I just started on this http://www.scarletquince.com/pat.php?pat=UNK014 pattern from Scarlet Quince. Total size is 650 x 534 stitches, stitched on 18 count, with two strands of DMC (almost all blends of two colors).
My pattern is 54 pages long, and I am just taking it page by page.

The source image:


My progress so far:

Week 1 (24 hours total work)


Week 2 (62 hours total work)


I'll keep you all updated on my progress... I am doing small projects too, just to keep me sane Smiley
10  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Epic Mario Cross Stitch (from Sprite Stitch) on: January 10, 2009 01:20:11 AM
Per chance I talk one close up shot  Grin

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