Sunday, October 4, 2015

Deep Thoughts


A doll is supposed to always be good
to be quiet and nice and behave as she should;
so why do we admire that spirited doll
who sometimes is naughty for no reason at all?


Featured: a little cross-stitch pillow
made by a deep thinker.

110 comments:

  1. Cute... the image, saying, and your poem. xoox Su

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  2. My comment disappeard as I bumped the wrong button here, nuisance. I love the thought, making something special and unique of all the scraps. Love your little cross stitch picture. Blessings, from another deep thinker. Pam in Norway

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    1. But you persevered! Thank you for a lovely comment, Pam.

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  3. Cute little stitching. Sometimes me thinks I think too much. :)

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  4. My sweetest Amalia, your posts are always so very lovely for everything you create and for the verses which you accompany your creations with, and this, belive me, is truly superb !
    Have a wonderful end of the week,
    sending all my love and admiration
    Dany

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  5. So cute ... your stitching and your words ... as always ... have a lovely sunday !

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  6. What great thought/saying! And how fitting your the creative world :)

    Take care
    Anne
    Crochet Between Worlds

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  7. What a fabulous quote - every quilter should have this at home :)
    I am absolutely in love with your stitching!

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    1. Thank you, Maya, you do leave the nicest comments :-)

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  8. I feel that way about Little Buddy, I am sort of impressed when he gets in a bit of trouble at school.
    Hugs,
    Meredith

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  9. Yes we do~I like a litte edge on people...My next life for sure.
    I love that saying..making quilts..stitching..could be a life saver..busy hands..creative minds.

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    1. It works for me, I like to keep my hands busy at all time :-)

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  10. What a beautiful cross stitch! And including a house, a horse and quilts (all things that I love!) make it very dear to me. :-)
    Pinned and shared on G+

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  11. That is a cute cross-stitch pillow and nice deep thoughts.

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  12. Sweet pillow! I love the little verse...so true!

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  13. Love the pillow and the verse, great combination.

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  14. Yup, that's what I do when life gives me scraps. :) Love the poem!
    hugs,
    Jann

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  15. ~smile~ I have lots of scraps.
    I like the spirited doll too!

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  16. Very sweet stitching and constructive sentiment on the pillow, and a truthful verse, Amalia :) xx

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  17. Cross -stitch is always so pretty. I love this saying!

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  18. Yes, we do. Not fair to the nice dolls maybe!

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    1. Oh, I didn't think of that. Must come up with something fun for them, goodness should be rewarded.

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  19. A beautiful sentiment! And a beautiful cross-stitch.

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  20. Lovely thought on the cross stitch - there is always beauty to be made from our lives. I used to cross stitch quite a lot but haven't done it for a very long time.

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    1. I used to be devoted to it but then I moved on to crochet. A fickle crafter, that's me.

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  21. Cute stitching. Yes, being naughty is sometimes more interesting!

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  22. Cute pillow and lovely poem:)

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  23. Love the saying... Because really when does life gives you lemons?

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  24. You always have the sweetest words to accompany your super sweet projects! :)

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  25. Adorable cross stitch design Amalia! I had to chuckle over your poem too. Your posts are always such a delight and leave me smiling!

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  26. In this world, unfortunately, you are not admired for being good.
    I love your cross-stitch embroidery and its quote.

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    1. As you are a master quilter, Christine, I did hope you'll like it.

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  27. You give me a itch to cross stitch again! :)

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  28. I love the project and the poem? Why do we admire her when she is naughty? Because it makes her real! :-) Have a great evening! Hugs!!

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  29. I love this Amalia! Beautiful work and quote. You make us ponder and smile...
    Happy day my friend
    Olympia

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  30. Very sweet pillow and very true version of the lemon quote!

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  31. A lovely 'take' on the materialistic miseries of fate!

    Happy Wednesday, Amalia!

    xo
    Poppy

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  32. This is a perfect quote! I have never read or heard this one before- I love it! You're right , a "deep thinker" made this one. Have a blessed week!

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  33. I'm all for the spirited...So much more fun and unpredictable

    Carol

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    1. Until you want them to go to bed, of course :-)

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  34. Darling cross stitch pillow and charming poem to accompany it! You always pair the two so well! And your talents are pretty amazing! Hoping you are having a lovely day today :)

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    1. How very kind! Thank you, you made my day.

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  35. Love you delightful stitching and your creative words.
    Happy Day.................

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  36. Quiet and nice is nowhere near as fun as just a bit naughty! Very cute pillow!

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  37. The house is so cute! Anna x

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  38. Everyone loves people with spirit :) Bad tempered, not so much! I love your Deep Thoughts, Amalia! What a beautiful piece.

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  39. Very cute post, you do great things. Thanks for your comment dear. xoxo

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  40. A mensagem da almofada é perfeita!
    Mais um lindo trabalho!!!
    Abraços e ótimo dia.

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  41. Dear Amalia ... thank you for your visit to my little space. I always love hearing from you. You have such a sweet little space here, quite charming. Warmest Blessings ♥ Teri

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  42. ❀ه° ·.
    Super bonito!

    Bom fim de semana!
    Beijinhos.
    ❀❀ه° ·.

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  43. Perfection! You are a delightful, deep thinker. xo

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    1. Thanks for visiting me, Geneva, what a lovely comment.

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  44. ah any quilter would love this one....just darling! :)

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  45. Your poem made me giggle. Your needlework is super!

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  46. So cute Amalia, Love the needlework. You are so talented!!!!!
    Have a nice weekend. cm

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  47. It is so true, Amalia!
    Very lovely cross stitch :)))

    akiko

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  48. Love quilts and quilting, so the pillow's quote speaks to me. :) Cute pillow and poem. Happy weekend, Amalia! xo

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  49. Hi Amalia,
    Your cross stitch pillow is so pretty. What a cute poem too.
    I hope you are having a nice weekend.
    Julie xo

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  50. What a cute quote, I love it! You are talented. Have a happy weekend!

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  51. Lovely cross-stitch Amalia!
    I find crocheting & knitting relaxing.
    Creative crafting is a gift ~ love your pillow & the quote!

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    1. It's relaxing for me as well, I always like being in the middle of a project.

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  52. Amalia, did I ever tell you that I love dolls, and that cloth dolls are my favorite? What a cute poem today about dolls. They have warmed my heart for so many years. What a wonderful talent you have to know cross stitching.

    Have a nice week.

    ~Sheri

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  53. Very nice! have a Good day! kiss! 🍄🍁🍂🌂☔

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  54. Very nice! have a Good day! kiss! 🍄🍁🍂🌂☔

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  55. Lovely crosstitch! You have such great talent!

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  56. I love that little poem:)))
    Hugs from France:)

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  57. What a lovely poem ... and dolls can have such character!
    Lovely stitching.

    All the best Jan

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  58. What a lovely poem ... and dolls can have such character!
    Lovely stitching.

    All the best Jan

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  59. What a lovely poem and cross-stitch.

    Hugs Diane

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  60. My sentiments entirely - in fact I am making a scrap quilt at the moment - only another 14 more blocks to go! (but still lots of scraps) Jo x

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    1. Quilting It is one of the crafts that I really want to try. Perhaps this is my year.

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  61. Love the little cross stitch pillow - great quote:)

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  62. Great quote Amalia. Love the cute little embroidery design too. Wishing you a wonderful day.

    Hugs,
    ❤️Ana

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    1. Thank you, Ana, how very kind. A happy day to you.

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  63. Lovely Amalia and so beautiful :)
    hugs!

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  64. This made me smile! What fun to always be creative...and always thinking. Love the cute pram and pretty afghan too in the previous post! Have a fun week! Hugs!

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  65. Words to ponder! Happy Tuesday!!!

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  66. Waste not want not popped into my head here when I read those lovely little words. Hope your ok and life is being kind. Love the cross stitch I find it so relaxing to do. dee x

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    1. I don't do much cross stitch as I prefer my free hand to following a chart, but that is what makes it all the more relaxing.

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  67. Your work is beautiful. I love how cross stitch is so neat and tidy.

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  68. Your creations are beautiful and you are very talented !!
    Greetings

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  69. Your creations are beautiful and you are very talented !!
    Greetings

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  70. love love love that stich as also your little poem!
    So much inspiration in just a post!

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  71. Cute stitching! I love the colours you chose. And such sweet words too!

    Barbara xx

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  72. YOU are a doll, my friend, and we know which kind. ;)
    Darling cross stitch.

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  73. Adorable! Everything! :) xoxo Jen

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  74. The perfect words for your cross stitch!

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