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Thursday, August 09, 2007

2:30 AM and 70,400 Stitches Later

And.. here it is!

Noah's Submarine
c1997 Stoney Creek Collection Inc.
Stitched on 28ct White Jubilee using DMC
Started Summer 2002 finished Summer 2007

61 comments:

Sapphire said...

Wooohooooo!!!!
Congratulations!!! It looks absolutely awesome!

Cheers, Sapphire

Anonymous said...

CONGRATULATIONS DANI !!!!!!!!!!!! WHAT A BEAUTIFUL FINISH !!! Ann.

Kathryn said...

Oh, my, that is simply INCREDIBLE!! Congratulations. You must be SO happy! You are an inspiration for all stitchers with large projects.

chiloe said...

Congratulations !!! It's gogeous !!! I'm very happy for you !!! That was a big piece !!! So what's next?

ollie1976 said...

Major congrats Dani! It looks awesome.
-Jen

Cheryl said...

CONGRATULATIONS on finishing such a huge project. It looks really great. What a lot of stitching!

Arthemise said...

Congratulations! What a HUGE happy dance!

cathymk said...

Just fantastic!! Congratulations!

Shannon L. said...

Woohoo ! Congratulations Dani !!! What an accomplisment ! It's fabulous :)

Aussie Stitcher said...

HUGE congratulations to you Dani, it looks awesome.

Joanne

Annemarie said...

Hooray!!! Felicitations on finishing such a HUGE and GORGEOUS project! I had to laugh about the title of this entry. 2.390 AM was it? But SO worth it!

Annemarie said...

2.30 AM, obviously...

Vonna said...

SUPER, SUPER, SUPER!!!
It is stunning and just awe-inspiring...great job!
Have you stopped dancing yet?
AND what are y ou going to buy yourself in celebration??!! I'm all about self-indulgence! LOL!

Erica said...

Congratulations on the finish! It looks simply stunning!

Will you frame it?

Will you be burning the pattern in a large bonfire whilst happy dancing around it???? :-)

Concetta said...

Yay Dani!! Congratulations to you, it's absoluteley stunning! What an achievement, I don't think I could have managed such a huge piece.

Iris said...

Congratulstions on your finish !!!!It 's wonderful !!!

Judie said...

WOW Big happy dance!!! It looks great.

Heidi said...

Congratulations!!! It looks great!!!!

quiltorstitch said...

OH MY GOSH! Yay!!!!!!! You finished it! Did you really start it 5 years ago? This is so amazing, congratulations Dani :D :D :D

Little Grey Cat said...

Oooh a HUGE congratulations! That is such a great project and I bet you're so glad after 5 years.

I will miss it though lol.

Heather said...

Happy dancing here on your behalf!! That is just fantastic.

Dawn said...

It is fantastic, Dani! Congrats on a well earned Happy Dance:)

Andrea...stitching with Akitas said...

Congratulations! It looks fantastic.

Jennifer said...

OMG!! Congratulations! It looks wonderful! Kudos to you for seeing this one through!!

Ranae said...

Happy Dance!! Happy Dance!! yeah! yeah! yeah! Congrats!! It looks fabulous.

Rebecca (AKA - Rebel In Ontario) said...

Beautiful, Beautiful, Beautiful!!! I can't wait to stare and drool in person next weekend, because you had better be bringing it with you!

Kucki68 said...

Wow!

Karoline said...

Congratulations Dani, it's stunning

Anonymous said...

Yippeeeeeee!!!

Chrisanne

KaLu said...

OMG Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!!!
5 whole years thats amazing, it looks beautiful, will you be framing it???

Alison said...

WOW!!! Huge congratulations to you Dani! It's a beautiful piece and you've done a wonderful job. Enjoy the change to the next UFO you decide to focus on. I know I will enjoy watching your progress.

Lauren said...

WOW! Congratulations!

Flo said...

Congratulations Dani ! It's really gorgeous :-)

Lynn said...

FANTASTIC!!! It's just amazing when I see that stitch count. You have more determination than I'll ever have,lol! Were you able to sleep after that?

Katie said...

CONGRATULATIONS!!! It's absolutely gorgeous!!

Beatrice said...

Well girl,I'm proud of you!!! It is absolutely gorgeous. I can't wait to see it next weekend.
Yipeeeeee!!!!!

claudia said...

That looks amazing! Wonderful job stitching there! Congratulations on your finish.

stitcherw said...

A huge congratulations to you, it looks gorgeous. All the little critters are so cute, I'm so happy for you on such a fun finish.
Sue

monique said...

Hoooray! Congratulations on a wonderful finish!!

Judith said...

Woohoo congrats on the beautifull finish. It looks really great.

Coral said...

Fantastic!
Congratulations

Christin said...

Congrats on a job well done. I know that it was a lot of work, and you're very happy to have it done.
Hopefully I'll have a HD to join you with soon

KarenV said...

Congratulations, it looks amazing!

Cathy said...

It looks great. Congratulations on a big finish.

Christine said...

WooHoo! Yeah! *Clap*

Congratulations on the huge Happy Dance!!

Jenna said...

Wooooohooooooo! You go, girl! That is one heck of a spectacular finish. It looks perfect and had to have been an awful lot of work. Congratulations!

Geri said...

Congratulations .... I've been watching your progress and now it's over .... I can hardly wait to see your next BAP in progress :) Way tog o!!!

Anonymous said...

WOOT!
Dani that is awesome! That calls for a happy dance and dinner out to celebrate!
Looks amazing and must feel soo good to have it done!

Stacey from NS

Mary said...

Great job Dani!!!
It's wonderful!

Kathy said...

Nice work girl!! Hope you had a big happy dance. Look forward to seeing it in person. Hugs and see you soon

Faith Ann said...

Fabulous!!! Congratulations!

Jenn said...

Congrats! You did a great job.

Ruth said...

Wooo hoooooooo, Dani!!!!!! Congratulations. Many, many, many congratulations!

Claire said...

Way to go girl!! I can hardly believe it's all done. Can't wait to see what your next BAP's gonna be:)
Congrats

Cheers

Leslie aka zoeandcooper said...

Woo Hoo!! What an AMAZING finish!! Congratulations:)

Carol said...

Congratulations Dani! You are my Noah's Sub Stitching Idol!!!!! BIG {{{HUGS}}}!!!

Susan said...

Great job-I have been watching your progress on this for the last several weeks and can't believe how fast you completed it!

Virpi said...

Amazing amount of comments =) and I have to add mine too. Wow your project looks stunning. Congratulations for your finish - it must feel good.

Heather said...

Wohoo!!!!!
I know just how good that finish feels, and it's well worth the 2:30am finish. Ultimate congrats!
Heather
Who would have commented earlier, but work is futzing around again with blocking random stuff...

Michelle said...

Woohoo!! Congrats on an amazing finish. This is truly a treasure and I can't wait to see it framed someday. Love it!!

Linda litlaskvis said...

Very late congratulations to you! I haven't been able to read blogs lately but I just had to check to see if you had finished Noah's Submarine! It looks amazing! Congrats again!