I worked some on Alphonse Mucha’s Primrose from Scarlet Quince; I kept on getting distracted by other things (Valentines, teaching my nephew how to cross-stitch). I was starting to get frustrated by the confetti stitching, and I started another project to alternate with this one.

Primrose progress February 2013

This is my alternate project; I’m planning on doing all of the mod coasters from Cross Stitch & Needlework Magazine’s free patterns. They are blocks of color with backstitching, which gets boring after a while. Working on Primrose every other day or so instead of every day is slowing my progress a little, but I think I’m doing more of it at a sitting. This is the second coaster:

Mod Coaster 2 progress Feb 2013