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« on: April 21, 2008 07:39:52 PM »

It seems like I've been coming to Craftster for ever but I've never actually started a thread!!  I've added my voice here and there but only sparingly. 

So, here goes....

I just finished this cross stitch this evening.  I'm actually making this for myself and not giving it away!!  I've stitched this several times and always given it away!!  It only took me a few days to complete and I'm looking forward to getting to the framing store as it's going on my wall.  I started it late one night thinking I was using black thread but it is in fact very dark blue.  Oh well....  I'll probably go very classic black frame with plain white matt but if anyone has any suggestions I'd love to hear them!!

Anyway, here she is.....Audrey Hepburn.  Sorry about the crappy lighting....it's dark and I can't be bothered to wait until morning!  Plus my kids will be up and make this near impossible!!

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« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2008 07:44:35 PM »

wow. that is awesome. haha, seems like i always have someone in mind when i make something but i always end up keeping it for myself!
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« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2008 08:02:43 PM »

Where did you get this pattern?  Audrey Hepburn is hands down my number one greatest inspiration in life...I love this so hard.
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« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2008 08:05:48 PM »

She looks great, easy to recognise.
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« Reply #4 on: April 21, 2008 08:14:05 PM »

Where did you get this pattern?  Audrey Hepburn is hands down my number one greatest inspiration in life...I love this so hard.

Thanks so much!!  She really was a wonderful woman!!  And just so beautiful inside and out.

The pattern was one that I made myself.
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« Reply #5 on: April 21, 2008 08:14:52 PM »

beautiful
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« Reply #6 on: April 21, 2008 10:06:23 PM »

Amazing! We are so glad to have ya here! I can't wait to see more.
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« Reply #7 on: April 22, 2008 01:51:38 AM »

Looks great. I like it!
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« Reply #8 on: April 22, 2008 02:39:18 AM »

I love it! I was intending to stencil that one for my husband. There is a stencil site with the same picture - one of the favourite views of Audrey. If any one wants to pm me I can either find you the link or email the picture.
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« Reply #9 on: April 22, 2008 05:30:49 AM »

I love it! I was intending to stencil that one for my husband. There is a stencil site with the same picture - one of the favourite views of Audrey. If any one wants to pm me I can either find you the link or email the picture.

Really?  I made this myself from a picture I have of her.  I shall have to pm you and get the link.  Making a stencil of a pic is quite easy though so I'm not surprised there's one out there.
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