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« on: August 07, 2008 01:52:46 PM »

I love to watch Project Runway, even though I don't know how to sew clothes.  Everytime I go to my craft room to quilt or do other fabric crafts I always say that thing Heidi says on Project Runway, "It's Sew Time".  I couldn't think of a better quote to hang up in my craft room.



Above is a picture of it in a frame for my room.  I made up the pattern.  The letters are slightly altered from some I found in a book of alphabets.  In the corners are little log cabin blocks.  I sewed on a fabric "border" just like I would for a quilt.


This is a little closer so you can see how I did the border and the little log cabin corners.


Even closer you can see that there are flowers and a little bee in the letters.

I had so much fun making this!
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« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2008 02:21:52 PM »

That's sew pretty!  Grin Seriously, though, your stitching is impeccable.
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« Reply #2 on: August 07, 2008 02:27:51 PM »

I love the colors! Cheesy Great stitching, too Grin
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« Reply #3 on: August 07, 2008 03:23:40 PM »

Excellent quote, and it looks so bright and happy. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: August 07, 2008 05:42:32 PM »

cute, i like the color variation within each of the green letters
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« Reply #5 on: August 07, 2008 05:53:29 PM »

Thank you so much for your kind comments.  I didn't know you could have neat or messy cross stitches.  I'm sure I just didn't get a close up picture of my mistakes. Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: August 07, 2008 06:30:16 PM »

Fabulously done
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« Reply #7 on: August 07, 2008 07:03:02 PM »

so so so beautiful.. what amazing stitching!
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« Reply #8 on: August 07, 2008 08:23:52 PM »

That's so pretty. What's the name of the letters you used? I like the sunflowers.
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« Reply #9 on: August 07, 2008 08:28:20 PM »

Well done. And I agree it's a great quote to have in a sewing or craft room.
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