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« Reply #80 on: March 05, 2008 02:21:28 PM »


I have the exact same unfinished piece in my stack of projects that must be finished in 2008!  You've inspired me to move this one up in the list . . . now I must go home and see how much more stiching I need to do.  Based on memory, I'd say that I've probably completed about the same amount as you have, but have been focusing on different areas.  

I was more focused on the left hand side of the picture . . . maybe because I'm left-handed???

Anyway, it's so interesting to see how different stitchers approach a project.   Smiley
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« Reply #81 on: March 06, 2008 07:36:01 AM »

I started in the middle, of course, but beyond that I chose what to work on by going through different colors one at a time since they are arranged in bundles, and I wanted to minimized tangling.  The less I shuffle the floss around the less I tend to knot it all up.  Plus there's less chance of it getting dirty if I handle it less.  So it's kind of been worked from the center outwards more or less.
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« Reply #82 on: March 11, 2008 05:16:23 PM »

Hello All,

I have just joined this site, and think that this Big Project thingie would be a lot of fun. I have a TON of half-done kits/projects, and some I have yet to start. Having read all of your posts, I realize that I am NOT the only one that doesn't do things overnight!!!!
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« Reply #83 on: March 14, 2008 11:18:50 AM »

Finished my Challah cover!  Please, let me know what you think. Do I need to add something else? On the edges maybe? Smiley


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« Reply #84 on: March 14, 2008 11:32:00 AM »

Wow! That is so beautiful. The pine cones look 3-D
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« Reply #85 on: March 14, 2008 11:36:56 AM »

HSG, I think you're finally done!  It's a thing of beauty and more embellishment might overwork it. You should be proud of yourself, that is truly lovely.
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« Reply #86 on: March 14, 2008 11:48:47 AM »

WoW HGS!!  That is lovely!!  You are really talented!!!
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« Reply #87 on: March 14, 2008 01:44:54 PM »

Thank you all! Smiley Have to say I am pleased with it, and am looking forward to using it.
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« Reply #88 on: March 14, 2008 02:19:19 PM »

You know, after watching this piece go from basically nothing to THIS...wow. I'm blown away, it's beautiful, and doesn't need anything more. Congrats!
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« Reply #89 on: March 14, 2008 02:23:47 PM »

Absolutely perfect, HSG! You did a great job.
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