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« on: September 28, 2008 08:55:48 PM »

I did this unicorn from one of Andreas free patterns. They really are a lot of  fun to work with!
I put it on a dark pink/purple tee for a little girl (she turns 4 on november). I used mostly cotton pearl floss and I used water soluble solvey. Mostly back stith and stem stitch but there is also some split stitch and satin stitch...I think it turned out pretty good. Any suggestions on how I could make it better (since I still have a little time?)
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His bottom and tail


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Thanks! Let me know if you have any suggestions:)

Here's a link to her web site. Very fantastic!
http://zuill.us/andreablog/
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« Reply #1 on: September 28, 2008 09:03:33 PM »

I think it's adorable as is! But if you want to spice it up, you could sew on some sequins, stick on some crystals or beads.  I think she will love it no matter what you do! Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: September 29, 2008 07:43:21 AM »

So cute-great stitching.
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« Reply #3 on: September 29, 2008 09:34:43 AM »

Key-OOT! wish my cousin was still young, she would have Loved this design.
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« Reply #4 on: September 29, 2008 10:57:44 AM »

Thanks guys! It's getting easier to do tees. Thank goodness!!!

I may add some beading, but I've never done that, so I'm waiting for the book to come back to the library so I can check it out!
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