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« on: November 06, 2007 10:17:58 PM »

Dove Christmas ornament #2.

This one is prettier I think.




This was to try and catch the white-on-white.




A dark one to show the relief:



And one detail shot:




These are really fun to do! Now I have to reverse the pattern and try a couple of left facing birdies.  ( you guys may get really bored with seeing my doves. Just throw some tomatoes at me!)


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« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2007 10:43:07 PM »

I love the gold! And personally, I think it's a lot of fun seeing how your different ones turn out. I'll be keeping an eye open for the next one!
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« Reply #2 on: November 07, 2007 04:15:55 AM »

Simple, but beautiful!  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: November 07, 2007 07:07:49 AM »

omg!  I love this.  I want one for my xmas tree.  I'm gonna have to try something this. 


ps your stitching is so neat.  I'm envious!!!
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« Reply #4 on: November 07, 2007 07:10:37 AM »

This is so pretty!!
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« Reply #5 on: November 07, 2007 07:50:13 AM »

I could never get tired of your doves, FairlightMuse -- your work is gorgeous!  This one is my fave too, so far.
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« Reply #6 on: November 07, 2007 08:20:39 PM »

Wow! That is so pretty.
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« Reply #7 on: November 08, 2007 09:29:46 AM »

Those are the most perfect stitches I've ever seen.  Goosh.
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« Reply #8 on: November 08, 2007 09:28:35 PM »

Those are the most perfect stitches I've ever seen.  Goosh.


*sniff* That's a beautiful compliment, Badbird, especially from someone as talented as yourself. Thanks!! You really cheered me up!
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