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« on: December 23, 2006 08:37:21 PM »

I made a tree which I put on a frame that I loved for one of my moms clients for christmas and wasnt able to get pics, so I made another one. This is a christmas present for my oma.

The tree without leaves (don't mind the ends!)

http://www.roman-a-clef.net/crochettree3.jpg

With leaves

http://www.roman-a-clef.net/crochettree4.jpg

(I didnt put anything for scale, but the leaves range from the size of a dime to a quarter)

And the frame:

http://www.roman-a-clef.net/crochettree5.jpg

I was going to add some flowers to the opposite corner, but decided not to (mostly because of time)
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« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2006 08:44:29 PM »

That's so pretty!
I loved it without the leaves, and then I looked down...and it was even better!
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« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2006 08:51:20 PM »

This is one of the prettiest crocheted things I've ever seen! Very talented! Shocked And wisted. Wink Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: December 23, 2006 08:52:08 PM »

This is one of the prettiest crocheted things I've ever seen! Very talented! Shocked And wisted. Wink Cheesy

Oh ive been wisted! *blush*
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« Reply #4 on: December 24, 2006 01:08:46 AM »

That is so cool!  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: December 24, 2006 01:16:02 AM »

I love it! I thought you were going to put it in the frame, not on it, it's a work of art.
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« Reply #6 on: December 24, 2006 03:32:51 AM »

that is beautiful!! and a great way to decorate a plain ol' picture frame! i'm sure she's gonna love it! oh that would be cute if you had a tree for each season.. like autumn leaves and a white leaves (let's just say it's covered with snow  Wink) what a work of art.. i love it!
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« Reply #7 on: December 24, 2006 05:20:56 AM »

That is so stinkin' cool!  This Rocks!  I bet it would be pretty with fall colored leaves as well...
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« Reply #8 on: December 24, 2006 06:09:19 AM »

That's beautiful! I can see it as a gorgeous applique on a bag Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: December 24, 2006 06:51:01 AM »

Omg that's pretty! =O
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« Reply #10 on: December 24, 2006 10:05:11 AM »

wow, thats so amazing, love it, and i do think if would look awesome in fall colors too.
 Smiley merry christmas! Grin
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« Reply #11 on: December 24, 2006 12:00:23 PM »

That's gorgeous!....and I can get a pretty good idea of the size of the tree from your thumb sneaking in the picture...unless you have an abnormally large (or small) thumb.... Wink
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« Reply #12 on: December 24, 2006 03:22:58 PM »

I'm really liking that tree!  I can see a few trees linked together to make a scarf even.  Awesome freeform!
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« Reply #13 on: December 25, 2006 06:11:54 PM »

Wow! I love it! And, thanks for showing the tree "naked!" Now I can see how you made it!

And, I definitely agree that it would be cool to make one for each season, and then applique them onto a pice of cool fabric, and then put them in a frame, and then...hang your beautiful artwork on the wall! I also love the scarf idea that MoxZ mentioned (freeform treeform!)...

I may be making one or two (or more) in the near future...like tomorrow!
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« Reply #14 on: December 25, 2006 08:42:05 PM »

I'm voting for trees for the seasons, one in each frame - would be an awesome set!

Beautiful tree, Vanilla!
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« Reply #15 on: December 26, 2006 02:34:41 PM »

That's so cool and pretty! What a great idea! I love it.
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« Reply #16 on: December 26, 2006 02:48:25 PM »

wow! that's awesome. great job! Smiley
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« Reply #17 on: December 26, 2006 02:55:12 PM »

Thanks, kids! Cheesy My Oma loved it, even though she gushed a little too excessively over the silly something-or-other my sister bought her and the frame was just set aside. Thats okay, though. I got loads of compliments on it Grin
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« Reply #18 on: December 26, 2006 10:59:52 PM »

That is so pretty  Smiley I also thought that you meant you framed it.
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« Reply #19 on: December 27, 2006 01:22:27 PM »

It's beautiful! and it looks great on the wooden frame.
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« Reply #20 on: December 27, 2006 06:56:07 PM »

It would also look good embellishing the bottom of a sweater.  How pretty!
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