Royalty Progress

I’m making very good progress on Royalty ABC from Jeanette Douglas. I’ve taken out two rows (one was over-one crosses, and the other was a row of queen stitches, which I don’t care for). And I’ve moved one row up to help keep things balanced.

Royalty ABC (WIP)

Since I’m not planing on doing the box (which is included in the bellpull pattern), I decided to use the beads from the thread kit on the bellpull. I added two to one of the crowns:

Royalty ABC - beads on crown

I also added some to another row. You can also see the start of the lovely Tudor rose in the picture below.

Royalty ABC - beads and rose

I’m really loving this design, and I think the changes I’m making look great.


In other news, Gracie of Needles, Pins and Dragonflies is having a giveaway. Check it out here.

This entry was posted in Cross Stitch and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

4 Responses to Royalty Progress

  1. Gracie says:

    Love the blee pull. I like adding beads too. Thank you for the giveaway mention!

  2. Gracie says:

    Geez….it should read bell pull! where are my fingers typing today!!!!

  3. Joanne P says:

    This is looking great!

  4. Gen says:

    beautiful work!!