* * * * * * * * * * ta da! done. * and it was so much fun to make. (big thanks to karla for letting me test the pattern) * * i put the leaves on backwards. i turned the buttons into flowers. i'm really bad at following directions when it's not imperative that i do so. * * that said, karla's pattern was clear and easy to follow (all of her other patterns that i've seen are too). she adds very well labeled close-up photos and drawings for all the steps leaving very little room for error. nice. * * and i managed to finish it at night so my littlest did not see the final project which means i can still surprise her with it for her birthday. * she's gonna just love it! * * * * * * * * * 'steps' taken from 14:15 of proverbs.