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« Reply #20 on: September 19, 2008 05:44:50 PM »

The chipmunk is adorable!! Great job on all!
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« Reply #21 on: September 19, 2008 07:01:40 PM »

I love your choices!  Brave of you to start learning w/o a kit or pattern.  One of the things about embroidery that's so cool is how portable it is. 

I've been trying to focus on the backs of mine, too (even though it's been months since I picked up an embroidery needle) and I have lots of luck by going old school and not using knots.  I just leave a tail that I embroider over at the beginning and run the end through the back of the completed stitches.  Works pretty well on things that are filled in.
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« Reply #22 on: September 20, 2008 06:41:03 PM »

those are wicked! I love the 'Bang!' towel and colour wheel dealy! so cool!
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« Reply #23 on: September 22, 2008 11:20:27 AM »

Check my first post for a link to the pattern for the chipmunk. 
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