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southern5footer
« on: March 28, 2007 10:38:28 AM »



This was my first attempt at needlework. This was supposed to be all cross-stich (per the package I bought) but I altered the stitches the way I thought would look nice.

What do you think? I have a lot to work on and learn, but I think he is cute.

This is for my best friend's sister who is expecting her first child! Smiley
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seamshistoric
« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2007 05:35:20 PM »

He's adorable!

I like the fact that he's not all crossstitch, it makes him very unique!
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« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2007 05:51:28 PM »

Awww thanks. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: March 28, 2007 06:46:16 PM »

WOW I love your improve! That's awsome!
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« Reply #4 on: March 28, 2007 08:46:55 PM »

I think it looks a lot better without all the cross stitches. Solid is better. Very nice, it will be loved.
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« Reply #5 on: March 28, 2007 09:38:22 PM »

Cute! I love his diaper
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« Reply #6 on: March 29, 2007 01:58:21 PM »

Thanks for all the nice comments. I am trying to get my stitches better. I watched and practiced with the tute videos last night. Smiley

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« Reply #7 on: March 30, 2007 02:23:32 PM »

I'm a cross stitcher (and occasional needlepoint) only but have been thinking of trying embroidery or something new in hopes of combining the two...after seeing this I KNOW I have to!  I really really like the look with the different stitches. Looks great.
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