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« on: August 08, 2008 02:49:36 PM »

Hopefully I spelled that right! I have really busted my butt to get this in under the wire! I realize its not super complicated or tons of different stitches, but trust me with a 4 year old, a 1 year old and a new puppy under foot it felt like it took me years to finish this! I'm pretty proud of it as I FINALLY learned how to do french knots (the cherries, they weren't even hard! I don't know why it took me so long!)  and also I HATE HATE HATE lettering, so I'm pretty stoked it came out so well. I'm not sure how I want to finish it. I had originally wanted to add a border but nixed it for times sake, and I'm not so sure I do want one now. Also she is faceless to add to the 'I could be any woman" feel she has. I'm not sure if I want to stretch it like a canvas or frame it. What do you think? Also what are your thoughts on her hair? should I take it out and do it a solid color? OK enough babble on to pictures!



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her cute toes and a french knot!


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One last thing, I can't seem to get the ink that is supposed to disappear out. Any tips?
ALSO I wanted to give props to the fattie revolution group Cupcake Cuties for the inspiration/ stolen (lol) wicked cute cupcake flowers
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« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2008 02:57:29 PM »

OMG! I love this you did a fantastic job! And I like her hair the way it is!
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« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2008 02:57:38 PM »

right on.
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« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2008 02:59:18 PM »

Holy Fazohlee!  that is wonderful!  Great Job!  I have a new baby, too, so I know how hard it can be to finish something!  Amen, Amen, Amen.
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« Reply #4 on: August 08, 2008 03:02:15 PM »

Amen to that.
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« Reply #5 on: August 08, 2008 03:03:47 PM »

Wow.

You/the embroidery/the message sent: awesome!
I love how you paired the strong statement with simple stitching.
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« Reply #6 on: August 08, 2008 03:06:49 PM »

This rocks.  Seriously.
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« Reply #7 on: August 08, 2008 03:13:05 PM »

I totally love the design.  Did you create it?  I would leave the hair as it is.  I love the multiple tones Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: August 08, 2008 03:19:24 PM »

I LOVE it. I think I needs to be framed with out glass and a little stuffing behind it.
I love her. Did you draw her yourself? My belly (after two babies) looks just like that!!
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« Reply #9 on: August 08, 2008 03:26:13 PM »

I love this!

This totally rules!  I think I might just need one to hang in my room!
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