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Mellifluous
« on: January 17, 2009 10:08:32 PM »

I just completed in the Alice in Wonderland craft swap so I thought I'd post pictures of the things I made.

First is a Cheshire cat.



The face spells "Alice in Wonderland". I did the eyes and teeth in glow-in-the-dark thread and it really shows up nicely at night. I wish I had tried to get a picture of it. I put the design on a laptop bag.

Then there is this little hedgehog I made. It says "Bean" because that's the name of my swap partner's pet hedgehog.



I hope you all like them.
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Spaghetti_Cat
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2009 10:37:01 PM »

WOAH! That is wayyyyyyyyy awesome! It's really cool that the face spells "Alice in wonderland"!!!!!!!
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« Reply #2 on: January 17, 2009 10:37:41 PM »

Amazing I just love it.
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Ravenau1
« Reply #3 on: January 17, 2009 11:05:19 PM »

Love it! Did you design the Cheshire cat?  Very different  Grin
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Mellifluous
« Reply #4 on: January 18, 2009 07:40:37 AM »

Thanks everyone, I think it's pretty cool too.

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Did you design the Cheshire cat?

I found a picture with the design and converted it into cross stitch. I only had to do a little tweaking to make it work it converted so well.  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: January 18, 2009 10:11:54 AM »

holy cow, that alice in wonderland is amazing!!!!  is it cross stitch?  and did you stitch all the pink/red background or were you lucky enough to find colored aida cloth?Huh
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« Reply #6 on: January 18, 2009 10:43:25 AM »

Wow! That is very cool. Love the Cheshire Cat.
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« Reply #7 on: January 18, 2009 03:29:38 PM »

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is it cross stitch?  and did you stitch all the pink/red background or were you lucky enough to find colored aida cloth?

The design is crossed stitched in black and white. I was lucky enough to find red Aida to stitch on. The background of the original picture was red and I was lucky enough to be Aida shopping around Christmas, so it worked out perfectly.  Smiley
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micheleleigh
« Reply #8 on: January 18, 2009 09:13:11 PM »

that cheshire cat is freakin' awesome! and i love that little hedgehog. hes adorable. nice stitching! Smiley
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Glitter Girl
« Reply #9 on: January 18, 2009 09:29:13 PM »

I am so in love with your cheshire cat!  Smiley Would you be willing to share the pattern or where you found the image? 
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