WIPocalypse – The January Update

A few days late, but we got there in the end, 2012’s first WIPocalypse update. Sadly the afghan is taking forever, I just can get comfortable with all that fabric and as a result I get tired of it pretty quickly. The polar bear cubs are fortunately nearing completion, but after them there are 5 more animals. And less than a month left till the pink bump arrives. Luckily blue bump isn’t scheduled until the end of February, very lucky since I haven’t even started his afghan yet.

As you can see I mostly have filling left to do, the eyes and noses are being done next and then all the white. I’ve ran out of a color as well, DMC 415 so I need to pick up another skein of that to complete the shading on the cubs. Then I might got straight to the next one on the list and save the back stitch for another time, we’ll see.

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I also put some stitches in my Sleepy Hollow Sampler recently, and there really isn’t much more to do on it. I ran out of a color though so I’ll have to order that soon, and try not to order other unplanned stash at the same time.

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How did everyone else do with their WIP stitching?

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10 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. claire93
    Jan 12, 2012 @ 20:38:53

    those little bears are looking gorgeous

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  2. Lesleyanne
    Jan 12, 2012 @ 20:51:45

    Both of your wips are lovely.

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  3. Kristina
    Jan 12, 2012 @ 21:47:01

    Great start on the afghan – and love the quirky Sleepy Hollow piece.

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  4. Melissa Cook
    Jan 13, 2012 @ 04:40:57

    The bears are great. I hope you get progress.
    I love the Sleepy Hollow Piece. Good luck on not ordering more stash.

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  5. Mindi
    Jan 13, 2012 @ 16:23:37

    Love the Sleepy Hollow sampler!

    -A fellow WIPocalypse stitcher!

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  6. Melissa Kent Krueger
    Jan 24, 2012 @ 04:56:06

    I LOVE that Sleepy Hollow Sampler!

    Great progress on your stitching (and good luck on resisting stash!)

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  7. BHodges
    Oct 24, 2012 @ 18:14:34

    Would you by chance sell your Sleepy Hollow pattern (not the finished piece, but the pattern itself)?

    Reply

  8. Kevin Tober
    Jul 17, 2013 @ 14:10:48

    Love that Sleepy Hollow cross stitch!! Can you tell me who designs that chart? Thanks so much!

    Reply

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