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megankay4. If you would like to see them I can send you some pictures. I’ve bought the Wilow Green, now, and the threads do look good when laid on the fabric. The Angel of Summer was stitched on a rotating frame. Can’t decide whether to do Summer or one of my other L&L designs (I have a few). I have started the hood conversion. All rights reserved. Happy Stitching! I think that framing needlework is often not given enough attention, so I liked it when I saw on your blog that your Celtic Christmas cost £80 to have professionally framed, because I think when we spend so many hours on our stitching, it deserves to be shown off properly once it’s finished! This is a pincushion design that was featured in Inspirations magazine. Eventually I got to the stage where I decided that I really *did* want to stitch some of those huge, complicated cross stitch pictures. My Celtic Summer was stitched back in 2007 so I was able to use all the original threads as listed on the chart. ... New Old Stock 4 Lavender & Lace Victorian Designs Stitch Patterns See Details. Lavender & Lace Sweet Dreams Counted Cross Pattern & SOME DMC Thread Included. How else are people to evaluate what they are buying?! I did two of the Celtics the last time I was deployed (2010-11) and I carry them everywhere I go. That is, it is the colour block chart with the gridlines removed, superimposed on a fabric image background. beautiful alt colors for lavender and lace "summer" celtic lady - has color substitutions for threads #crossstitch #pattern. I’ve heard that some of the Needlepaints threads have been discontinued now (the green shades) – did you have to use DMC alternatives for your Celtic Summer? It says 2 strands for back stitch but is the main stitching also 2 strands? I cant find it anywhere . Thanks for you lovely comments about my stitching Janet. She was such an amazing designer. I’m currently in Afghanistan (again) and am almost done. Now that I know it was computer generated I may go with the original colors. or Best Offer. You’ve certainly spent many, many hours on your Lavender and Lace beauties Your photos are really inspiring. The word "Spring" adorns the top with matching beaded sections as on the Christmas design. I bought many of her other patterns, but have not stitched them due, in part, to the time commitment. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. The original chart has gold thread around the hem – I think a more blue-toned dress, and silver thread highlights, would work better. Hi Janet I have just recently found your page and was about to kit up my celtic ladies. I’ve had quite a few people ask for my Celtic Samhain Conversion and the witch hat I designed for her. Tonight I finished my fourth Celtic-Noel. I hadn’t realised you had done so many alternative colourways of the various Celtic ladies, too. The design is from the book ‘Elizabethan Needlework Accessories’, Love and Peace (‘Houb salaam’) embroidered box,, 3 inches diameter, A tiny doll’s house doll’s doll, complete with her pleated bonnet, standing next to the ‘Count Your Blessings’ sampler, A ‘tiger-skin’ rug for a doll’s house (please note: no animals were harmed in the making of this rug!! I have to agree that the Celtic Winter stitched in Blue is stunning so not I’m in a quandary now! Exactly! If you have stitched either of these Lavender & Lace Designs, share your finish with us by becoming a member of our Embroidery.com Cross-Stitch + Hand Embroidery Group on Facebook. I too have fallen in love with Nathalie’s cloak conversion for the Winter lady and have been unable to find the chart. ), ‘Larkspur and Roses’ doll’s house scale needlework stand. When I stitched the Angel of Hope I did mine in the hand, not in a frame. Hello Janet, I too love them all and yesterday finished Winter a different colour way that I have part changed. Celtic Spring Counted Cross Stitch Pattern. But these alternatives are so yummy, it makes me want to make them all NOW!! The only problem is finding the time to do it…. Only one to go!! You could try looking at the Celtic Lady StitchALong blog, to see if anyone who used different fabric discussed their choice there: http://celticladysal.blogspot.co.uk/, Hi there Her hair, sun kissed with honey highlights, is adorned with bright flowers picked from her summer meadow and carried home in a carefully woven basket. Share with: Link: Copy link. This would account for the harshness of the colours. Table of Contents. I am wondering if you would be able to pass on the pattern for the Celtic Winter lady with the hood and cloak also please and the colour conversions also. Celtic Designs Copyright 1995-2005 Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum. I wonder if its at all possible you can tell me how to do the hood conversion please. Thank you so much. A couple of weeks ago, I posted here about the death of Marilyn Leavitt Imblum, the designer of the Lavender and Lace angels and Celtic Ladies, who was also known for her ‘Told in a Garden’ range of cross stitch. It took me a while to find a photo of the Celtic Autumn stitched in the chart’s original colours, but yes, it is lovely, too. I am using 18 ct Aida. Might actually have to go update my blog now! With the Celtic Summer one, did you use all the thread shades that are listed on the original chart, or did you have to substitute some? On my own kit packets, I think it is crucial to have a ‘real’ version of the finished item. I had most of the necessary threads in my stash already, so the beads didn’t take long to get hold of. Kits available from www.janetgranger.co.uk, This is what you get in a Miniature Christmas tree mat kit, available from www.janetgranger.co.uk, ‘Willow pattern’ doll’s house needlepoint kits from www.janetgranger.co.uk, ‘Berlin woolwork’ motifs on doll’s house items, available from www.janetgranger.co.uk, Tudor wallhangings for doll’s houses. That’s brilliant thank you very much! by: marilyn leavitt-imblum. Any feedback? Celtic Winter Counted Cross Stitch Pattern. Also, a large project like these Celtic Ladies isn’t very transportable, and I like to take stitching with me when I’m away from home, so a smaller stitching project is ‘necessary’. I, too, am not happy with the colors of ‘Summer’ and thought it may be because the photography of the cover image was ‘off’. They are more portable when they’re not on a frame, though. I’ve completed Autumn and Summer in nearly finished, so I’m looking at Winter as my next project. Lavender & Lace - Cross Stitch KIT: Celtic Christmas New/Sealed . I still have the problem that some of the Needlepaints that this design calls for are unavailable now, but I am going to use Presencia Finca thread instead, as they seem to have close matches.]. The end of an era. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Your work is absolutely lovely! Title: Celtic Autumn; By: Lavender & Lace; Size: 11.25" x 17" (28.58 x 43.18 cm) Here's a new, unopened and factory sealed counted crosstitch pattern by Lavender & Lace and Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum entitled "Celtic Autumn." Moderators:Missycor, Over40momma, fuzz4635. Celtic Christmas Counted Cross Stitch Pattern. Her gown is regal lavender with twilight blues and stars in her train. Helen. Ah, I wondered why your Celtic Summer had such lovely shading. This dark haired beauty was stitched on 28 Ct. Smokey Pearl linen with DMC floss & Mill Hill beads. I stitched all of these “in hand”, without a frame, so they were portable, as I rolled the edges of the fabric so that only the portion that I was working on was visible. Feb 13, 2016 - lavender and lace celtic ladies conversions - Google Search I will for sure be emailing for the conversions…pretty fantastic for sure! I have three of the four remaining Ladies in the stash (need to get "Winter"). You seem to be the only one with access to the color conversion and cloak pattern for Winter, do you think you can forward that to me, pretty please? Lavender & Lace - Angel of Christmas - Victorian Counted Cross Stitch Pattern (L&L 39) 5.0 out of 5 stars 2. You’ve got a very good eye for colour. Celtic Summer, Celtic Autumn and Celtic Winter have all been put on sale with these ‘constructed’ kitfront photos, which is a pity, IMO. At first, I was just mildly interested in getting perhaps one chart – then I had a quick look on Ebay (as you do), and saw that someone was selling all the Celtic Lady charts, together with all the threads and beads as well. I’ve done two of the angels before (Angel of Hope, and Angel of Summer), but this time round it’s the Celtic Ladies that have attracted me. Although the original L&L chart looked OK in pale tones, so many people have said on various blogs that the ‘traditional’ idea when people think of winter colours is that they should be blue and SILVER. I am going to be starting Celtic Winter as my winter project next week if I can find the blue conversion for it and get kitted up in time to start it on my holiday. I would appreciate your advice. They’ll be 11 inches by 17 inches each when they’re finished. My mother has passed away, but I remember her sitting doing her cross stitch on a large frame. I think that’s the most stunning conversion out of all the alternative colourways that I’ve seen . Click here to check out our Lavender & Lace Finish Gallery for other designs that have been completed. How sad I am to read of the death of Marilyn Leavitt Imblum. A couple of weeks ago, I posted here about the death of Marilyn Leavitt Imblum, the designer of the Lavender and Lace angels and Celtic Ladies, who was also known for her ‘Told in a Garden… I’ll probably do that then. Shannon, Hello, I would like the blue cloak pattern for Celtic winter. This design was done after seeing a Loreena McKennitt concert. £14.00. Iv bought spring, summer, autumn and winter Angels, finished the angel of spring and currently doing the second angel of freedom which my mum gave me but I really want to find the Celtic Angels, they are beautiful! 16 août 2017 - Die Celtic Christmas von Lavender & Lace umgearbeitet zur Celtic Night. There’s a lot of beading on each of them – was that easy to do without the fabric being mounted on a frame? Well done for completing four! 1 Best Lavender And Lace Patterns Reviews; 2 Offers and Discounts; 3 Cheap Lavender And Lace Patterns; 4 Buy Lavender And Lace Patterns Online. The colourway I used is listed here, on the Celtic Lady stitchalong blog (you need to scroll down about halfway on a VERY LONG page): http://celticladysal.blogspot.co.uk/search?updated-min=2010-01-01T00:00:00Z&updated-max=2011-01-01T00:00:00Z&max-results=35 [NB: If, in the future, this link doesn’t work, email me at email@example.com for a Word file of the colour key.]. All I need to do now is get stitching….. Janet these are so beautiful and I love the alternative colourways that you have chosen! THANK YOU. This design is L&L 58 of Lavender and Lace by Told in a Garden, this pattern was released in 2003. I am not good enough with the colours and would like to know if anyone knows where I can get the alternative colour charts. Still, at least it means that I can now buy the ‘usual’ threads and beads for Celtic Summer, and know what it will come out like. I’ve just come across your blog while searching for chart and floss for Celtic Winter. I stitched 5 of her angels – the Angel of Grace, Angel of Spring, Angel of Summer, Angel of Autumn, and Angel of Winter – years ago. or Best Offer. x This tiny the doll is only 1 3/4 inches high. Just as the summer months bring warmer weather, her grace carries a sense of peace and serenity that calms the spirit and warms the heart. Intricate Celtic motifs worked in the colors of autumn and embellished with a variety of coordinating beads form the frame which stands behind this elegant emissary of autumn. Spotlight Video Featuring Celtic Ladies by Lavender & Lace. But I still like the ‘Autumnal’ colourway I think it was very short-sighted of the Lavender and Lace company to cut costs by using a computer-generated image for the front of the chart pack on several of their designs. I’ve stitched several of her designs (which you can see Here on my stitching blog, I’d Rather Be Stitchin’, and I love them all. The beads and fabric I got from Sew and So (I love that website – huge range, and very quick service). I was also wondering about the hood converstion, I think it’s a wonderful alternative, especially as the Noel and winter designes are almost the same. My email to you got interecepted by your Earthlink spam blocker, and then deleted automatically, so I can’t send you the charts unless you allow my email addess. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. 4.4 out of 5 stars 4. Jul 5, 2015 - Lavender and Lace: Celtic ladies. This design is one of a series by Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum of ladies in different seasons. Wherever I go I like to have a small project to take with me – usually a small cross-stitch because my eyes don’t cope with the silk gauze and single thread without magnification any more I’m doing a cross-stitch needlecase with beading on it at the moment and it’s simple but really fun. The Celtic lady has blonde hair and carries roses instead of candles. Lavender & Lace The latest installment in the Celtic Ladies series by Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum. From shop CynSellsVintage. The latest installment in the Celtic Ladies series by Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum. 20 posts 1; 2; ... but i'm looking forward to receiving it. I managed to ‘win’ one – the Celtic Spring design. There are two fabulous conversions of Samhain and Imbolc that I aim to complete first. 85 2. Your work is equally beautiful, if not more so. Iv only been able to find a few of the ones I want, do you know a site or shop UK based where I can find a wider range? Hi Barb, Was: £48.88. Free shipping CHRISTMAS Motif Sampler Cross Stitch Chart Stockings Carolers Donna Kooler. A couple of weeks ago, I posted here about the death of Marilyn Leavitt Imblum, the designer of the Lavender and Lace angels and Celtic Ladies, who was also known for her ‘Told in a Garden’ range of cross stitch. I hope you enjoy your Week-end ! counted cross stitch patterns with beads . Celtic Spring Counted Cross Stitch Pattern. I am ready to start this one, but don’t know if I care for the Willow Green linen. I have done a couple of the ladies but now am really interested in the Noel (on the black…cause I’m silly like that) and one that I saw on Nathalia’s page (Spring…STUNNING) I wasn’t sure if Willow Green would work OK – in fact, I hunted around for alternative versions at first, but didn’t find any. I also thought the Autumn colors were a bit odd but the finished product is lovely. I don’t know how you can work such small pieces for the dolls houses, I’m in awe! £56.41. I have heard so many people say that they have decided not to buy the charts, based on what it *looks like* the design will come out like. My mother and I both did cross stitches. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Gold just doesn’t look right, does it? I was surprised at the variety of alternative colourways that people have worked out, since these originally became available as chart packs by Lavender and Lace. So, I then set about finding the other charts. I will be stitching Samhain, Yule, Imbolc, Ostara, Beltane, Litha, Lammas and Mabon. Details about SET of 4 Lavender & Lace CELTIC LADIES-SPRING SUMMER,AUTUMN WINTER CCS Patterns. I have also finished Spring, Winter and Autumn. I’ve just emailed you privately, but it came up with an error, so please email me and I’ll send the info again. Finished embroidery - a stumpwork embroidery 'petal bag', Carolyn Pearce Home Sweet Home workbox 21: assembling the thimble holder. But one stitcher on a blog had the good idea of displaying each one in its suitable ‘season’, so each one got displayed for a few weeks each year. Merry Stitching! 5 out of 5 stars (232) 232 reviews $ 13.99. I’ve searched high and low for the conversions and charts for ThalieFrance’s fabulous Celtic Winter cloak with hood. But I did that on Aida, which is less likely to pull out of shape than linen (which I’m going to stitch these Celtic designs on). Every brand is different! The design is by Susan O’Connor, of Australia, A selection of doll’s house cushion kits on 22 count canvas, and a William Morris style carpet on 18 count canvas – all are available as kits from www.janetgranger.co.uk, ‘Toys for boys’ and ‘Toys for girls’ doll’s house scale miniature needlepoint stocking kits on 40 count silk gauze, available from www.janetgranger.co.uk, A doll’s house room setting showing Christmas items and other miniature needlepoint, available as kits from www.janetgranger.co.uk, The house wall design for the ‘Rose Cottage’ pincushion by Carolyn Pearce. The Celtic Ladies are usually stitched on 16 count (or 32 count over two, which is the same size, stitch-wise), and then you would definitely use 2 strands. Price: $17.40 + $1.49 shipping: Genuine - New - Unopened - Sealed in the Original Package - Guarantee! I will say that generally I work on the harder ones when I’m deployed. Explore. All rights reserved. A list of Cross Stitch Patterns available at Everything Cross Stitch. I have done the spring one in the yellow and purple colours but on Oatmeal which is a more beige colour. Jun 12, 2019 - Beautiful conversions of the Celtic ladies patterns. Sue I was just wondering if you would be able to send me the conversion chart for the celtic winter with hood and cloak? Above is a version that I found online, stitched on black fabric. Saved by Manuela Dietrich. You’ve done a lovely job I’m half way through my Noel lady. Diana’s Celtic Samhain Conversion of Lavender & Lace’s Celtic Autumn. I will be stitching 8 Celtic Ladies based on the Celtic Ladies series by Lavender & Lace Designs to represent each holiday on the Wheel of the Year. I’m 25 and been sewing since I was a kid but never have I been so happy with the type of sewings I’m doing! Fabric Crafts. I have a dream to complete 8 conversions doing all the Sabbats. ... lavender and lace celtic ladies conversions - Google Search. 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