Obsession... Confessions of a serial starter
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Name: Dede

Location: Georgetown, DE

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Witness the Obsession
(My Picture Gallery - also a Work in Progress!)

  1. Alpine Seasons Garden
  2. American Sampler
  3. And They Sinned
  4. Angel of Frost
  5. Angel of Healing
  6. Antares
  7. Babysitting
  8. Ballet Pigs
  9. Beauty and the Beast
  10. Beauty and the Beasts
  11. Blue Rose Sampler
  12. Bubble Flower
  13. Calling the Crows
  14. Celestial Dragon
  15. Chloris
  16. A Confabulation of Dragons
  17. Curl Up with a Good Book
  18. Days of Advent Sampler
  19. Desert Rose
  20. Dragon Fae 1
  21. Dragon Skies
  22. The Dreamer
  23. Dutch Beauty
  24. Egyptian Garden
  25. Emblem of Love
  26. Emily Lucille
  27. Fairy Dreams
  28. Fairy Moon
  29. Florabundance
  30. Flower Power
  31. Heaven Above
  32. Hope
  33. Houses of Hawk Run Hollow
  34. Jane Longstreth
  35. Jewel of the Sea
  36. Luna, Sol and Stella
  37. Martyrs
  38. Mistress Winter and Jack Frost
  39. Mouline Rouge
  40. Noah's Sub
  41. Peace
  42. Peacock Garden
  43. The Pheonix
  44. Pheonix 1
  45. Pirate and Mermaid
  46. Polar Lights
  47. Princess Asleep
  48. Rae QS
  49. Red Witch
  50. Rose
  51. A Rose Among Thorns
  52. Rose Fae
  53. Salamander
  54. Sea of Roses
  55. Song of the Dead
  56. Soul Mates
  57. Spanish Geometric Sampler
  58. Storykeeper
  59. Taj Mahal
  60. The Tower at Stony Wood
  61. Tree of Life with Dragon
  62. True Colors
  63. Watergarden
  64. Woodland Faerie

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Recent Posts

And now it's becoming a trend
On a Roll... Another Finish!!
Tower of Stony Wood - FINISHED!!!
Quick Update
This was a surprise
Losing my stitching mojo again?
Trying something new for the new year
And back to my darling
And what have I been up to?
Progress with new rotation


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Sunday, August 18, 2013
And More Darkling
Here is another page finished on Darkling:

I was planning to start a new rotation at this point, but still haven't quite decided on how I want to go with that.  I was thinking a monthly rotation with 3 focus pieces, 9 "favorites" allotted  3 slots a month, a BAP, and a slot for everything else (in reverse alphabetically order).  But I've been working on my web pages lately and seeing all of the stuff I have going makes me want to work on everything!  And so then I was tossing around the idea of having 1 to 3 focus pieces and the remaining slots alphabetical.  Or even to just start in alphabetically and work through until something else started screaming so loudly I could no longer ignore it.

The idea has become moot, though.  I find that I am too focused on Darkling right now.  I am getting so much more done on her than I have on anything in a long time (1,200 stitches yesterday!) that I just don't want to stop.  I finished the third page in two weeks, which is really a major feat when you consider that I was on our annual Knoebels trip for almost half of that time.  So for now I will stick with her.

Sunday, August 04, 2013
More Darkling

So... I did set up a new rotation, but then got seriously caught up in Darkling Mini.  I haven't made so much progress in a long time.  I changed the way I'm stitching a little and I think that may have helped.  I was stitching in 10 x 30 blocks, moving across the page.  I changed to working 10 x 10 blocks only and it seems I am getting a lot more done.  I will keep on with this for the next couple of days until I go on vacation with the extended family.  I'm not sure what will happen when I'm back from that...  I might finish up the third page or I might end up starting up with the new rotation.

I'm not sure why people are having difficulty adding my blog to their pages, although it could possibly be that I've never upgraded my template... the one I'm using is very old (back when you needed to know html to do any real editing).  I really like mine (I actually paid money for it!), and I'm too lazy to figure out how to switch it over.  So I guess blogger might just hate me.

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