sweet home by Donna Higgins
is inspired by a quilt a friend designed. instead of using funky cotton prints, various stitch patterns are used to create the meandering ground cover and soothing sunny sky.
approximate size: 30" square
gauge: 22 sts over 4 inches
yarn: 10 skeins weepaca by Big Bad Wool [50% fine washable merino / 50% baby alpaca; 95 yds / 86 m] ground cover: leaf & minty / house: water & canoe / fried egg & 2 butter / background: bleach. Remnants used for embellishment around house & flower buds.
tools: size 6 (4 mm), stitch markers
Skills Recommended: intarsia, working various stitch patterns at one time, simple embroidery
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