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1  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects / Re: Dollhouse renovation on: January 03, 2008 12:19:10 PM
Thanks everyone!
Unfortunately, I haven't done anymore work on it  Sad
2  TOYS, DOLLS AND PLAYTHINGS / Toys, Dolls and Playthings: Completed Projects / Re: Dollhouse renovation on: October 27, 2007 07:18:14 PM
that's very cute pookieb! Thanks for the link.
3  NEEDLEWORK / Sublime Stitching Embroidery / Re: Your Ideal Tea-Towel? on: September 30, 2007 05:36:46 PM
I have more of that fuzzy chenille rick rack that I put on missing towel 1..... it's just waiting for TOT  Grin
4  QUILTING / Quilting: Completed Projects / Re: new cute quilt with a touch of grooviness on: August 14, 2007 03:13:55 AM
aww thanks. My daughter does love this quilt a lot  Grin
5  QUILTING / Quilting: Completed Projects / Re: My labor of love, my trial and (mostly) error... on: August 12, 2007 05:23:47 AM
Thanks for the nice words!
Bananabanana- First, I grouped the squares in fours of like colors. Then I spent an entire day fooling around with them until I like it. If you look at the quilt, it ended up going in somewhat of a spiral started at lightest in the center, ending with the darkest on the edges. I hope that explains it. Looking back, this was an insane way to get into quilting but I love this quilt!  Grin
6  NEEDLEWORK / Sublime Stitching Embroidery / Re: Your Ideal Tea-Towel? on: July 16, 2007 04:49:48 AM
Hooray, it's done! Great job everyone  Grin
7  NEEDLEWORK / Sublime Stitching Embroidery / Re: Your Ideal Tea-Towel? on: April 12, 2007 03:07:49 AM
The only place I ever find that chenille rick-rack is in the clearance bin at JoAnn Fabrics or WalMart. I have no idea why it would end up in a bin with all those other unloved notions and trims  Huh Go figure.
8  NEEDLEWORK / Sublime Stitching Embroidery / Re: Your Ideal Tea-Towel? on: April 11, 2007 02:59:10 AM
I used 4 strands for the state and 3 for the letters. I feel like such a rebel not using a Sublime Stitching pattern  Embarrassed
I love the new additions, great job girls!
9  NEEDLEWORK / Sublime Stitching Embroidery / Re: Your Ideal Tea-Towel? on: March 29, 2007 03:40:49 AM
Awesome!!!!
10  NEEDLEWORK / Sublime Stitching Embroidery / Re: Your Ideal Tea-Towel? on: March 25, 2007 01:58:43 PM
OK, I'm all done.

More pictures at:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/cbcyr/
I decided to do something that wasn't from a pattern so that I could see how easily it would be to trace through the towel. I thought I would need my light box but I didn't, it was very easy to see a drawing done with a thin sharpie. I tried a big chunky chain stitch, french knots and small stem stitches and it stitched like a dream. It stayed nice and tight in the hoop and gave the needle something to bite into. I had to add some rick-rack because, well.... I have a rick-rack addiction and it wasn't even an option. I love the towel and will love it even better if it has a nice price tag.
You will notice that the word from is a darker shade of red. Good lighting is very important kids! I realized this morning that it was the wrong thread and I decided to just leave it rather than hold up the tour by ripping and re-stitching.
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