Saturday, November 19, 2011

Sneak Peek and more free patterns

I've been having some very busy work weeks lately...but I have managed to spend a bit of time beading!  I am almost finished with my second Beading Babes piece and am looking forward to seeing everyone's creations!  Here are some sneak peeks of my pieces so far:
I just love the way the St. Petersburg stitch feels when completed.  It's like fabric!


To my other Beading Babes...how are you liking this Earthly Tones piece?  I love the way the cubes come together in the tubular herringbone, but I have never done any weaving with size 6 beads and I'm finding it a little challenging!  I almost wish I had some yarn to weave them with!


I am starting to think about my piece for the 2nd Annual Challenge of Color blog hop.  My color palette by Design Seeds is "Winged Tones".
 
I absolutely love these colors and started selecting some beads to start my project.  To kick it up a notch, I've commissioned my Bead Soup Blog Party partner to create a focal piece for me!  I'm so excited! 


Here are some more bird patterns for any fellow weavers who are interested in creating a square for the Bead It Forward quilt project!  I am planning to conquer one this weekend!



Feel free to contact me if you need a larger resolution pic of the pattern or if you would like it in a pdf.  
Have a great weekend!




3 comments:

  1. i feel so honored! ;)
    i'll start creating it today....did i tell you how much i LOVE that color scheme!

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  2. What pretty peeks! I can not wait for all the reveals!

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  3. Oh my Amy, I love the peeks can not wait for the reveal to see what everyone has done. The color pallet is very pretty love those colors and looking forward to seeing what you and your BSBP partner come up with.
    Therese

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