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Lilyvanilli
« on: August 27, 2008 10:17:00 AM »

I've been working on this piece on and off since May. I made it for my boyfriend's birthday, although that was back in June, but hey whatever, he still crazy loves it. I took two pictures that I found doing a google image search and created this pattern. It's all done in long and short stitch on the back of a zip-up hoodie.



Just Millhouse:



His face:



His torso:



The banner:



Action shot - the hood and angle makes the design look off center, but believe me, it's centered:



I'm not technically finished with it yet. I still plan on filling in the letters with black and then putting "Everything's Coming Up Millhouse!" on the front in yellow Simpsons font. When I do that I'll update this post with new pics.
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« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2008 10:19:35 AM »

I knew exactly by the stitching who's piece this was... nice job as always, and always fun subject matter... the Simpsons!
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« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2008 10:19:41 AM »

Of course your boyfriend loves it. Who wouldn't?! It's Milhouse! Fantastic work.
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« Reply #3 on: August 27, 2008 10:24:21 AM »

that is amazing! great job lily!!
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« Reply #4 on: August 27, 2008 10:25:19 AM »

WOW... awesome work!  Such talent!
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« Reply #5 on: August 27, 2008 10:26:28 AM »

Holy crap I love it!! Just yesterday I told a coworker that everything was coming up Milhouse, cause I was in such a great mood!

You did a fantastic job!! I can't get over how amazing the stitching is!
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« Reply #6 on: August 27, 2008 10:28:34 AM »

Simply awesome. What a high quality piece of work!
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« Reply #7 on: August 27, 2008 10:37:53 AM »

Good grief woman! What is your name Singer, and you have needles for fingers? Were you stitching in the womb?

This looks so perfect I cannot even begin to grasp your skill.  Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: August 27, 2008 10:40:43 AM »

Good grief woman! What is your name Singer, and you have needles for fingers? Were you stitching in the womb?

LOL!  Cheesy Great comment! Thanks for all the nice compliments everyone!
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Jennickell
« Reply #9 on: August 27, 2008 11:00:19 AM »

That is freakin awesome.
was that from the episode when Milhouse was in the photo booth and he says "my shirt fell off"?
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