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« on: February 17, 2008 04:28:54 PM »

This was for my mother in law for this past X-mas but I couldn't find the right matte for the frame so the embroidery wouldn't get crushed once the glass went in...ya know? Anyhoo, I found one and she'll get it this weekend. My camera is no good at taking closeups unfortunately so bear with me.







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« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2008 06:43:03 PM »

I think that this is absolutely beautiful!  I love the colors you used for the flowers...good job! Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2008 06:44:56 PM »

oh that's so pretty!  i'd love to have something like that hanging in my room.  *adds another craft to master to my list* 

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« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2008 07:33:01 PM »

How lovely! I quite enjoy the variety of flowers.
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« Reply #4 on: February 18, 2008 07:43:27 PM »

I love ribbon embroidery. You did a great job
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« Reply #5 on: February 18, 2008 08:57:30 PM »

So very pretty, and incredible stitch work. This for sure looks like an English garden.   Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: February 19, 2008 10:42:03 AM »

Oh thanks everyone! The ribbon had much less width than I anticipated but it work out well. Now my mom wants one too! Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: February 19, 2008 01:00:14 PM »

Very nice!  I can see why your mom wants one, too. I just started doing some ribbon embroidery myself and it's addictive. I like how it works up faster than regular embroidery.
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Beautiful! I love the flowers, especially the white ones.
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