A Monster for Halloween

I realized, when I mentioned working on the rag dolls’ hair in passing, that I never actually posted the finished monster doll. So let’s have a Halloween monster! They seem to be getting along well. Think he’ll find her? Hair detail — I did his hair in feather stitch and was pleased by how seaweed-y

Just Doodling

I finished stuffing and sewing the stuffing opening closed on the doodle stitch owl at my knitting group yesterday — yay! I decided to go with some berry-ish clusters of French knots in the embroidered motif instead of little satin stitch circles. I completely chickened out of trying the tiny circles in satin stitch, but