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Topic: Yay! I'm finally embroidering!  (Read 1739 times)
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mmmfruit
« on: August 25, 2006 10:51:21 PM »

I've been wanting to learn to embroider and picked up Jenny Hart's "Stitch It Kit".. and it is amazingly easy!  I love this kit!

Here's what I finished over the course of two nights: an embroidered cherry on a tea towel (from the kit), and an embroidered bird on a white pillowcase I had in my closet.



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Narwhal
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2006 11:02:59 PM »

Cool! Were these your first attempts? They don't look like it!
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mmmfruit
« Reply #2 on: August 25, 2006 11:13:11 PM »

Yes, they were! ^_______^
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Narwhal
« Reply #3 on: August 25, 2006 11:14:24 PM »

Wow! Those are pretty good for your first time, I cant wait to see your other pieces. :]
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mmmfruit
« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2006 08:30:33 AM »

Thank you!  I am so excited about embroidering now.  @_@  I bought a pack of dishcloths for only $1.99 and have a lot of solid-colored shirts that I might put something on.  Yayyyy.
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« Reply #5 on: August 26, 2006 09:15:45 AM »

I LOVE the cherries (and the bird) but I LOVE the cherries! Those look great!
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« Reply #6 on: August 26, 2006 02:35:46 PM »

These look fantastic! Great job!
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tejer
« Reply #7 on: August 26, 2006 07:29:43 PM »

Gorgeous! I really love how you embroidered the birdie. I'm feeling kind of inspired to break out my kit and make a similar pillowcase for myself now. Smiley Isn't the kit great? And Jenny has a book coming out too...
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KCGal
« Reply #8 on: August 27, 2006 07:04:05 PM »

You're a natural!  The bird is lovely, esp. your satin stitch (that's a hard stitch for me...I'm never totally satisfied). 
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mmmfruit
« Reply #9 on: August 27, 2006 08:16:09 PM »

Thank you so much!  I'm flattered! Smiley
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