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« on: February 04, 2008 06:15:21 PM »

I embroidered this sugar skull for my partner in "The Great Skull Swap" swap. It is an original design and measures approx. 4x6. You can't really see it in these crappy pics, but I used white stitching all in the background to give it consistent texture.





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« Reply #1 on: February 04, 2008 06:22:51 PM »

That's really cute! I'm sure your partner will love it Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: February 04, 2008 06:28:59 PM »

OMG! I love it. You did an amazing job.
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« Reply #3 on: February 04, 2008 06:29:27 PM »

Thats so awesome!! I need to pick up the hoop again!!
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« Reply #4 on: February 04, 2008 06:38:25 PM »

yeah, she said she did...I never post anything before they receive, I'm paranoid they'll see it and know it's for them! XD

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« Reply #5 on: February 04, 2008 06:48:27 PM »

Fantastic. I love the white stitching, it adds so much to it. Are the teardrop shapes under his nose meant to look like a mustache?
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« Reply #6 on: February 04, 2008 07:55:50 PM »

Holy crap that is amazing. I tried to do something similar a few times, but I'm not experienced with embroidery.
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« Reply #7 on: February 04, 2008 08:05:38 PM »

Fantastic. I love the white stitching, it adds so much to it. Are the teardrop shapes under his nose meant to look like a mustache?

yup. I just figured it worked but still kinda looked like paisley. Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: February 05, 2008 11:39:36 AM »

That looks great. I love sugar skulls too.
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« Reply #9 on: February 05, 2008 05:11:51 PM »

I love this. You did a great job!
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