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Topic: My Zombie Embroidery (a vintage transfer makeover)  (Read 5847 times)
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« on: October 18, 2007 03:50:10 PM »

I have been totally cracking up at the favorable attention this project got on some of the big blogs this morning (BoingBoing and Craftzine!? What the hay? I'm not cool enough for that kind of attention. Whatever.) The project was a blast to do, and I'm glad some other people get my sick, dorky sense of humor. You can read the full story on the project on my blog here:
http://averagejanecrafter.blogspot.com/2007/10/stitching-undead.html

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« Reply #1 on: October 18, 2007 04:00:18 PM »

you know, her creepiness didn't change all that much. hahaha lovely job embroidering, i wish i could.
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« Reply #2 on: October 18, 2007 04:10:09 PM »

I saw that this morning on Craftzine and laughed my head off.  You did a wonderful job on transforming her.
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« Reply #3 on: October 18, 2007 08:56:10 PM »

I saw this early this morning on boingboing, too... It was right up my alley, I'm so going to do more zombie work in the future!  =)  nice reposting...
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« Reply #4 on: October 19, 2007 06:47:07 AM »

Jenny Hart put it in her Sublime Stitching newsletter!  I love it!! 
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« Reply #5 on: October 19, 2007 08:52:52 AM »

Oh My Freaking Goodness Gracious! I LOVE it! That is one of the coolest things I've seen in a long time...

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« Reply #6 on: October 19, 2007 04:35:30 PM »

Oh my friggin' God! That is the most awesome thing I have ever seen! You are my new hero! I love this. Wisting it and hitting this rocks at the same time!
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« Reply #7 on: October 19, 2007 06:25:59 PM »

Fabbity-fab!
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If it had grown up, it would have made a dreadfully ugly child; but it makes rather a handsome pig, I think.
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« Reply #8 on: October 19, 2007 07:18:54 PM »

hahahaha! That was really clever! Great embroidery too!
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« Reply #9 on: October 20, 2007 05:56:15 AM »

She looks better now  Cheesy. I just love original designs.
I don't even like zombies, but I like this one.
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« Reply #10 on: October 20, 2007 06:45:52 AM »

that is so funny! You are very creative. great job!
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« Reply #11 on: October 23, 2007 08:23:39 PM »

I love your take on this pattern!  It's awesome.
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« Reply #12 on: November 01, 2007 10:27:14 PM »

OH YES!! I love this...
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« Reply #13 on: November 11, 2007 07:43:40 PM »

You have an awesome sense of humor. Wink
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