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Topic: Don't wipe the dog with my tea towel!  (Read 1234 times)
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SkitzoLeezra
« on: May 06, 2010 01:13:30 PM »

I drew an outline of a Black Labrador Retriever on paper, traced it with Sulky transfer pen and ironed it on a cotton fabric.  Stitched the outline in backstitch and used the split stitch on green collar.  French knot eye.  Attached the fabric to tea towel with machine stitching and frayed the border.  The image was too bland so I shaded it with a color pencil then ironed it to set the color.


(You can see more detail on my blog entry because craftster's photo limitations won't allow my large file pics.) 

http://skitzoleezrastudio.blogspot.com/2010/03/theres-dog-on-your-towel.html
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« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2010 12:24:34 PM »

This is super cute! I love the wooden look of the fabric you chose
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« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2010 08:14:58 PM »

So cute! Great job!
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« Reply #3 on: May 08, 2010 11:55:38 PM »

Thanks ladies!
KittyKill - I read your posting directions and tried to answer with details.  Hope I made ya proud!
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« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2010 08:45:42 AM »

LOL! You did great!  Cheesy
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