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.


New finishes

I have been on a finishing spree these past days. I promised myself I am not trying out my new sewing machine until I finish some things. First, because I need space on the table (LOL) and second, because I am a coward... LOL again.

I finished the Hungarian patterns I showed you not long ago, here they are:


I especially like these two little cushions. I saw pictures of similar things on the net, but no tutorial, so I figured out how to do it by trial and error :)



And another experimental thing. Again, a pattern I posted earlier, and said I wasn't sure whether it would work for a biscornu, because I didn't draw it as a rectangular shape but had the corners cut off.



(I have to admit, I was so much in a hurry to see how it would look finished that I forgot to stitch the yellow in the middle of the flowers on the other side :D )

So, I think it did work, and I have to say I really like the wavy effect the edges have. Compare it with the sharp corners of a regular biscornu.




Lili said...

They are lovely! so pretty ones!
Lili xx

Lostinblue said...

I love the new shape biscornu Agi, it's different but still really pretty like a biscornu should be. :)

I love the little pillows you made, they look gorgeous!


Sari said...

You have such lovely works! :)

Aurelia Eglantine said...

Beautiful finishes Agi!

I really like the blue tulip cushion; did you do the crocheted trims on the pillows yourself? If so, they are lovely :)

Also, I think your biscornu is one of the prettiest I've ever seen. I have no idea how you made them, but the soft waves look so much more subtle and striking than the sharp square corners that are traditional. The colours are lovely as well :)

Wonderful work!

Németné Adri said...

Kedves Ági!
Most fedeztem fel a blogod, de azonnal rendszeres olvasód is lettem. :-) Gyönyörűek a hímzéseid és a mintáid is tetszenek, biztosan fel fogok használni jónéhányat belőlük!

MysteryKnitter said...

Nice work. Well done.