I felt the need/desire to stitch something peaceful, calming and on predominantly white cotton, cooling in the heat. I had received a package of indigo dyed fabric pieces from Glennis, amongst which was this frail offering:
Don’t ask me why but I love it, perhaps because of its frailty. The dark blue in the top left-hand corner is a piece of linen I attached.
Inspired by Boro textiles I used scraps of white and off-white cottons, pieced and stitched as a background:
I am delighted by the simplicity of this small hanging .
Part of me is itching to do more to it – always been a fiddler, but I will leave it alone – it is done.
Now that it is cooled down somewhat I shall return to Gaia’s Garden cloth …… probably ………