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« on: January 16, 2009 01:49:51 PM »

One of the cool things about moving is that you get to find stuff you forgot you had. I came across a box of vintage linens that I have had for about 10 years. I found this in the box with the embroidery transfer already in place. At the time that I bought it I didn't even know how to embroider. So now that I know how, I decided to finish what someone else started about 50 years ago.

The subject matter is pretty ridiculous but cute at the same time.
I am not sure if it is supposed to be towel  or table runner, but I am leaning towards a table runner because the edges have a decorative trim on them. If even one has any insight on that let me know.










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« Reply #1 on: January 16, 2009 02:05:27 PM »

hmm I would think it is a small cloth for a dressing table, rather than a dining table runner. they used to be all the rage then. So cool that it finally got finished after all this time. lol it finally fulfilled its destiny
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« Reply #2 on: January 16, 2009 03:34:48 PM »

Very cute.
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« Reply #3 on: January 16, 2009 04:24:26 PM »

Super cute! I love the colours you used for it Cheesy

If it's not very large, it could indeed be for a dressing table. My boyfriend's mother has a dressing-table-runner that her mother had made with the birds-in-love motif on it Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2009 06:33:36 PM »

awwww!! great find! so awesome that you finished it!
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« Reply #5 on: January 19, 2009 02:02:16 PM »

hahaha wiener dog!! thats cool that you finished it!
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