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1  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: My new Dress - A beginner sewer's attempt on: January 14, 2010 05:00:36 AM
You did a beautiful job!  Nice job improvising as well, you made the pattern your own. 
2  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Discussion and Questions / Re: # of strands on: September 17, 2009 09:47:47 AM
Oh thank you for the offer Lisalady! 

I'm just being cheap with my floss. Smiley  I too like the way things look using 6 strands, but I hate running out of my colors before I'm done with a project so I usually keep it to 3.

3  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Discussion and Questions / # of strands on: September 10, 2009 08:48:16 AM
So how do you determine how many strands (when using 6 strand floss) to use in a project?

Is it all based on the pattern, detail or just personal preference?

I usually use 3 strands because I don't like to go through floss that fast, but I'm working on a project now that calls for all 6 strands.  I love the look, but it kills me to go through so much floss. 
4  NEEDLEWORK / Sublime Stitching Embroidery / Floral Totebag on: September 10, 2009 06:24:12 AM
Here's my take on the floral fantasy totebag.  I absolutely loved the pattern and bought two.  This is the first one, I hope to start on the second soon.  There are several things I would do differently, but overall I'm happy with how it turned out.  I actually made this as a gift for a friend and tried to matched the hair and eye color to hers. 



5  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Beardman on: September 10, 2009 06:19:58 AM
I really like your beardman. 

Your doodle cloth is great!  I am hopeless at french knots, but I love the look of them Your knot clusters are so awesome that it inspires me to keep practicing.  Smiley
6  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Redwork Doll's House on: September 10, 2009 06:15:55 AM
I can only echo everyone's comments here.  Not only is your stitching immaculate, but just the drawing of this is fantastic! 
7  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: my embroidered biological clock on: September 09, 2009 11:46:36 AM
What a unique and beautifully stitched piece!  Thank goodness I took the batteries out of my biological clock long ago.  Cheesy
8  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Couldn't sleep, stitched a My Little Pony on: September 09, 2009 11:42:11 AM
This is so cute!  You could do a total 80's cartoon theme with Pound Puppies, Smurfs, Snorks, Strawberry Shortcake, etc. 
9  NEEDLEWORK / Sublime Stitching Embroidery / Re: Baby Bibs from the Stitch It Kit on: September 09, 2009 05:13:38 AM
Nice work, I especially love the colors you chose.  The swallow pattern is pretty sweet. 
10  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Internet Cross Stitch Sampler! on: September 04, 2009 09:30:17 AM
Wow what a beautiful job.  I love your modern take on a sampler! 
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