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Monday, June 8, 2009

Mellow Yellow Monday - Embroidery

My mellow yellow contribution today is a framed embroidery on the dining room wall

I bought it as an embroidery kit in McAllen Texas back in 1973 for $1.98 at the H.E.Butt grocery store. It took my getting a cold and staying in bed for a few days to get the embroidery all done.
The second time I had it framed it was with a green silk mat set in a bronze gilt wood frame.
Well, that’s my contribution of yellow for today. I hope you enjoyed your visit and that you will return soon. Do visit the other posts at the Mellow Yellow Monday blog.


scart said...

that's wonderful embroidery. good job with that. Happy MYM :)

Carol said...

Beautiful work of embroidery...a wonderful family keepsake...and it looks great framed...I used to live in MA...New England is a beautiful place to live..

Anonymous said...

HI Carrie! Oh, your embroidery is just beautiful! I used to work crewel, but haven't in years! You do excellent work!
Be a sweetie,