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Topic: My first ever attempt at embroidery Two doggies  (Read 1197 times)
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« on: November 29, 2008 08:11:36 PM »

I have been browsing the interwebs over the past two weeks drooling over all sorts of fantastic embroidery work out there and I figure, why should I not give it a go? And today I finally got a few supplies to get my feet in the water. I bought a set of iron on transfers featuring cute little animals and I did two dogs and a little flower (the dogs reminded me of my German shorthaired pointer and my miniature dachshund). Naturally it isn't the most amazing bit of embroidery in the world, but I'm proud of my first attempt and I look forward to working on it more to hopefully get nearly as amazing as most of my fellow Craftsters out there!

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« Reply #1 on: November 30, 2008 10:07:37 AM »

Welcome to the stitch world! Cute doggie work.
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« Reply #2 on: November 30, 2008 10:27:14 AM »

Aw thank you kindly! What a fun world it is!
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« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2008 08:23:58 AM »

Cute! The one with the spots reminds me of my Jujube Cheesy. I can't wait to see more!
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« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2008 10:20:20 AM »

Thank you kindly Kittykill!

Jujube! What a fantastic name!

The little spotted pup reminds me of my doggie Leila Inez :p!
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« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2008 09:15:28 PM »

I can never resist dogs!  Nice work!  And smart of you to start small.  Grin  It only gets better and more fun figuring out what you want to embroider next!  Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: December 01, 2008 09:22:55 PM »

Thanks fatewineroses! I will certainly be sticking to the small stuff for a while, though I cannot wait to move on to bigger projects!

Oh by the way... I love your little Beaker icon-mabob! My friends call me Beaker because when I get mad I sound squeaky like him -.-!!
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« Reply #7 on: December 02, 2008 10:39:29 AM »

love 'em, great job!  i also am quite fond of spotted dogs as my beloved ben has 4 Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: December 02, 2008 08:40:33 PM »

Yay for everyone's spotted pups! Thank you kindly bookwormbethie!
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