World Embroidery Day, 30th July, was established five years ago in Sweden and as the word is spreading more and more participate.
Did you take part? Did you get together and stitch with friends? Did you stitch 'publicly' in a park or at the bus stop?
I am a hermit stitcher and spend the day quietly at home trying to fit in small sessions of stitchery in my day of chores.
The embroidery I chose to work on was another stumpwork portrait. Here is a detail:
The portrait is a birthday card and I will show the whole portrait once the card has reached its destination, just in case the recipient is reading my blog.