"Take your needle, my child, and work at your pattern: it will come out a rose by and by. Life is like that - one stitch at a time taken patiently and the pattern will come out all right like the embroidery."
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
After last night's frustrating round of frogging, I was determined to make up for lost time so I kept at it until I finished the palm tree border and the blackwork on it too. Can it really be called "blackwork" when it's done in that gorgeous variegated silk??