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« on: October 13, 2008 07:23:10 AM »

Hand embroidered unframed piece on "What does fall mean to me?," the first thing I thought of was sweater weather and hoodie weather, normally I would have picked anything Halloween... stepping out of the box, I did something more mainstream. Love the color pallet. Check out the texture of the sweater. The first is unframed and scanned, the second is the reverse side, and the third is in a frame.  The design is my own... Mostly made with the stem stitch, but the sweater is done with a chain stitch and satin stitch as well, giving it a really cool cable knit sweater look... I'm pretty happy with the finished look of the sweater.

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« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2008 07:37:37 AM »

Nice job!!! Excellent texture!!! Beautiful stitching!
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« Reply #2 on: October 13, 2008 07:51:31 AM »

I love the texture of the sweater. Excellent job! Thanks for entering Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: October 13, 2008 07:53:56 AM »

I love the colors you chose, very fall-like. The sweater looks knit! Beautiful job.
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« Reply #4 on: October 13, 2008 07:55:46 AM »

It's gorgeous!!  The sweater really looks hand knit!
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« Reply #5 on: October 13, 2008 10:23:13 AM »

awesome, the stitching detail on the sweater makes it look knit, fab!
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« Reply #6 on: October 13, 2008 10:35:09 AM »

i love the colors you chose for this. that sweater is adorable. it looks like its knitted! Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: October 13, 2008 11:21:02 AM »

It looks so comfy!  Great job! Grin
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Wow! NeatO! A novel idea!
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« Reply #9 on: October 13, 2008 06:18:27 PM »

Such a cute sweater! I think of sweaters when I think of fall too. And plaid flannel shirts (what I wore in high school in the mid-90s). And boots!

Your stitching is just excellent!
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