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Topic: Delicious Burnt Orange... yum!  (Read 1217 times)
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« on: December 02, 2007 02:34:54 PM »

Ok, I'm not into embroidery, but this style sort of evolved from the little     
"Pick - a - Boo with vinyl" zPouch here http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=189820.0.
I was very lucky to find this luscious vinyl and I just knew I had to put it to good use Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2007 02:47:06 PM »

That's very cool! It's very mod Wink
That vinyl is gorgeous, but I'm biased toward anything orange.
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« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2007 02:55:39 PM »

Mmmm, fabulous. Makes me think of burnt cheese and peppers maybe. I would love to carry my lunch in that. Cheesy

Hey Fiber People: I am very interested in personal swaps for painted/dyed roving or top. I can swap supplies or crafted items. Let's talk!

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« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2007 03:18:57 PM »

I'm not really into leather and vynil but that's absolutely beautiful! I love the details.
« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2007 07:20:19 PM »

Looks great.  The circles and topstitching really liven it up.
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« Reply #5 on: December 03, 2007 05:05:54 AM »

like all your bags...........anot her success story!
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« Reply #6 on: December 03, 2007 07:17:59 AM »

Wow! I love this, soooooo much! I love the shape and size and of course the great color. The thick, adjustable strap is wonderful, it must be comfortable on your shoulder. The appliqus remind me of olives,very cool. Your top-stitching looks great, nice and straight. Fantastic job!!!!!

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« Reply #7 on: December 03, 2007 09:17:12 AM »

I adore it, orange is my favorite color!


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« Reply #8 on: December 03, 2007 11:14:18 PM »

Thanks so much for your posts Smiley

I must admit I have a *thing* for orange... especially this "burnt" hue. I also believe that any colors can go together and creat a great combo if they are in the "right" shades/hues.
As fabric will always be my first choice, I love to experament with different materials.
I kept a bag full of leather pieces that was on its way to the trash at the studio I was an intern a while back...  I cant wait to try work with that too in the future Smiley

In this specific piece, my goal was to "keep it simple" yet sophisticated in a way... I hope that's what I've achieved.

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