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Topic: My take on Aimee Ray's "Happy Garden" piece  (Read 1264 times)
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Lilyvanilli
« on: July 19, 2008 05:22:53 PM »

I used colors pretty similar to Aimee's piece since the recipient really likes hers. I made one of the whole thing that's 8"x10" and two 4"x6" pieces that are cropped portions. I used a lot of chain stitch, and some stem stitch, satin stitch, running stitch, back stitch, and french knots.






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« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2008 05:36:50 PM »

your stitches are really great and i love that you cropped it! this one is on my to-do list as well, i love her designs
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« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2008 06:45:50 PM »

Those are really cute!
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avari20
« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2008 07:57:36 PM »

Wow, that's very impressive. I've never seen the original piece you reference, but I can see you worked hard on it and love the time and effort you've put in it--kudos!
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« Reply #4 on: July 20, 2008 07:23:33 AM »

these are beautiful.. great colors to use.. you did a wonderful job!!
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« Reply #5 on: July 20, 2008 08:28:49 AM »

Great job-those are so pretty. I would hate to give them away.
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« Reply #6 on: July 21, 2008 08:39:43 PM »

Wow, I really love this! I love how you cropped them and the whole picture is just gorgeous.
Wonderful work!
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« Reply #7 on: July 22, 2008 08:26:25 AM »

great job! Cheesy do you mind if I post this in my flickr group?
http://www.flickr.com/groups/doodlestitching/
(or post it yourself if you have an account!)
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« Reply #8 on: July 22, 2008 09:17:59 AM »

great job! Cheesy do you mind if I post this in my flickr group?
http://www.flickr.com/groups/doodlestitching/
(or post it yourself if you have an account!)
thanks!!
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Thanks Aimee! I just posted them to the group. Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: July 22, 2008 12:49:20 PM »

great, thank you! Cheesy
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