Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Walking Through the Stars Zodiac Sampler - Pisces Complete!

I finished up Pisces last night!

Because I get asked frequently, the fabric is 32 count Belfast in Black Magic from Under The Sea Fabrics with the flosses and silks from Mo's Sale. I absolutely love this sampler and am sad to put it away for another month!

As with the past months, there was interesting Pisces information included with this month's installment.

Pisces – February 19 – March 20  Pisces called Ichtyes ("the fishes") by the Greeks, "Pisces" being the Latin translation.  

Pisces is caring and forgiving, awash in feelings, impressions and moods. They're a sign of complexity, but one strong inclination is toward retreat. This enables Pisces to be with the waves, and calm the inner waters (the psyche). Some are healers, artists, performers, musicians, or work in relief fields for people or animals. 

At the extreme edges, Pisces is the lost child, easily victimized, and unable to establish boundaries of Self.  

Pisces thrives when their multi-dimensionality is expressed through work and relationships. Their dreamlife is as real as their day in the topside world. They become empowered when they find enough solitude, and draw on their strong mystical connections.  

Constellation: Pisces 
Element: Water 
Ruling Planet: Neptune and Jupiter 
Stone: Aquamarine 
Metal: Platinum 
Phrase: “I believe” 
Colors: sea-green, moss green, pearly, pure pink of the conch shell, sky blue and ocean green 
Animals: creatures of the sea, including dolphins, whales. Watery amphibians like frogs, salamanders. Exotic fish like clown, silver dollar, angelfish, butterfly fish, batfish. Water birds like flamingoes, cranes, storks, pelicans. 
Birth Flowers: Water lilies. 
Additional Pisces flowers include: Moss, Poppies, Rhubarb, Yarrow, Clematis, Lilac, Orchids

I love learning about each of the signs. It's really interesting!

Until next time!
~Katy

8 comments:

  1. Lovely stitching! I think it's awesome that they include all this information about each sign. Very interesting! :D

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  2. Lovely stitching, your colour choices are beautiful.

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  3. It's really cute, Katy, and the fabric is awesome!

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  4. So beautiful! The description matches my husband perfectly. Can't wait till the next time!

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  5. That fabric is just so awesome no wonder everyone asks!

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