Archive: Apr 2013
Happy April! Is it spring yet? It’s so cold here in the UK, we’re still wearing our winter coats. Where’s the sun, the warmth?
♥ Paris Spring pattern ♥
Atleast with my new pattern, Paris Spring I can fantasize about being in Paris, sipping a nice beverage at a rickety table on the sidewalk outside a cozy café. Oh if only, right?! 🙂
The pattern is inspired by Paris Metro signs, Art Nouveau (with all its curly and swirly bits) and of course the Eiffel Tower. It’s not a naturalistic Tour Eiffel, because that would just be boring!
My stitched version is full of hearts because Paris has that reputation of being all about l’amour. But! If you’re in a less romantic mood, the pattern also includes a version without a single heart. And there are also stripped down versions of the Tower, without any decorations. Plus a few frames and borders and a flurry of hearts (très romantique, non?)read more