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Topic: Embroidered Bird on a Branch Knitting Needle Roll!  (Read 1471 times)
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« on: December 11, 2006 10:53:22 AM »

Last year I made a "Basic Cable" hat for my brother's fiance for christmas and I guess it inspired her to learn how to knit. Now she's knitting socks and everything! So, this year I wanted to give her something knitting related cause I'm all about feeding people's addictions  Wink

The bird & branch were "free stitched" on my sewing machine. i just drew out the design with tailors chalk and went to town with my quilting foot. The inside fabrics are both vintage from thrift stores.


for scale

inside open

flap down

all rolled up!

I hope she gets lots of use out of it. I worked for about 5 hours straight on it yesterday!

Comments welcome & appreciated!

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« Reply #1 on: December 11, 2006 12:09:21 PM »

Ooh, I love it! It looks very well made  Smiley nice one

« Reply #2 on: December 11, 2006 04:56:22 PM »

Love, love, the bird stitching. I'm sure she'll adore it.

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« Reply #3 on: December 11, 2006 05:13:24 PM »

What a lucky girl. I want one! My needles are chaos currently, I really need to make one of those.

« Reply #4 on: December 13, 2006 06:51:02 AM »

I love this - your fabric choices look great.

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« Reply #5 on: December 17, 2006 12:08:21 AM »

That's awesome, I love it!  The stitiching is great

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