Welcome to my blog. You can read about my adventures in different types of needlework, and I also offer some free
cross stitch patterns. Please, come back often. :)



PLEASE, NOTE: The designs on this site are copyrighted to Agnes Palko. They are for your personal use only. They may not be distributed or reproduced without permission.
If you wish to use my patterns to stitch for charity, please, let me know.


blackwork biscornu stitched and another geometric pattern

I stitched the blackwork biscornu yesterday. Is it only me, when I have plans what to do and what to stitch then there is suddently something I really must do first, and the plans are put off all the time?
I just read a lovely quote yesterday: "Don't procrastinate, put it off right now". LOL

So here it is, I didn't realise how tiny it would be. I made it on a srcap piece of material which was very small count, so that might be one reason. Used some Caron threads and a Glissengloss rainbow.



And here are the edges, even less sharp than the previous one, I am not even sure if it IS a biscornu any more. ???
You can see how tiny it has become.


The next is: I made two cards from New Stitches not long ago, with lovely, simple and colourful designs, and since I have one more of the same type of card, I needed a third pattern. (There might be more in the magazine but I didn't feel like searching for it LOL) So this was born, and it is being stitched right now.



Mary said...

I love this colorful square design! Thank you for all the freebies.


Mia said...

The biscornu looks just perfect :)
I've stitched the 2 sides, now I need to finalize :) I'll post a pic in my blog later on today.
Thank you for the inspiration!! :)

Ana Luisa said...

so pretty, well done! I'll have to try this rounded-edge type some day, and thanks for sharing. :)

Mia said...

Hi Agi,

just got my biscornu ready :) Thanks for the chart, I love it :)

Lostinblue said...

So cute and tiny!
It's lovely Agi, well done.


Ági said...

Thank you all! Mia, I saw your version, relly lovely. :)

Toni said...

You're not the only one. Me too, I plan what to do and do something else.

Your biscornu is so pretty!

MysteryKnitter said...

You sure have the skills.