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Topic: Embroidery for my Spring: Apron! ¤ ¤ GALLERY ::: Send out 04/18 ¤¤  (Read 7885 times)
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messeis
« Reply #70 on: April 23, 2009 07:09:55 AM »

Nannetta- I love the happy little frogs and the buttons are perfect too.
Dharma_rebel- I still hate sewing curves but you did it beautifully, very pretty design too.
Great Job everyone.
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« Reply #71 on: April 23, 2009 09:01:46 AM »

I love the fabric on both the aprons!
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« Reply #72 on: April 23, 2009 11:12:52 AM »

I love the frogs! I will admit I had a hard time picturing what cross-stitch would look like on an apron. I always picture it framed on a wall. But wow! The cross stitched aprons are marvelous, and those frogs are just fun, fun, fun!

And PY...you got a beautiful apron alright. DharmaRebel...you are very brave sewing curves as a beginner. What a gorgeous apron! I love every bit of it!
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« Reply #73 on: April 23, 2009 04:42:25 PM »

I received the most fabulous apron from messeis today!  I just adore it...and there's even a matching headband and potholder.  My husband oohed and aahed over it too.  The same man who said a few days ago "I think what you're doing looks nice, but I'm just not really that into embroidery I guess."  Well, my wonderful partner seems to have him rethinking that. Wink
Thank you so much!



And just because it's too funny, a piece of the package I am sending in return.  We didn't tell each other what we were putting on the aprons, so this cracked me up.  Props to PerachYafeh for a perfect pairing of partners!  (Don't you just love alliteration? Roll Eyes)  I'm such a dork. Undecided

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« Reply #74 on: April 23, 2009 04:56:23 PM »

i love the pattern of the birds with the cherries! Where did ya find it??
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« Reply #75 on: April 23, 2009 08:05:45 PM »

Okay!

My little thing was sooo cute that I decide to make a post just for it...today I put on my Blog and now over here....Just check this beautiful piece of work....A felted little sheep! This is her first piece! Can you believe that??!


Dharma you went wayyy beyond your call....I am so thankful for the spoiling....I will cherish your pieces for the longest time  Kiss

ps: I am late posting updated feedback..I will try to work on it this weekend...I am getting home way too late...and I want to avoid mistakes..Tks
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« Reply #76 on: April 24, 2009 07:06:04 AM »

i love the pattern of the birds with the cherries! Where did ya find it??

I looked everywhere for patterns and changed my mind a dozen times but I think that one came from this flicker group.
http://www.flickr.com/groups/hooplove/
There are so many cute ones listed there.

For some reason I couldn't see the pictures earlier. But know that I can I love that little red bird.
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« Reply #77 on: April 24, 2009 04:13:00 PM »

Oh, I love the red gingham. So pretty. And the embroidery fits it perfectly!

Thanks for the compliments on my sewing. The first thing I ever sewed was Barbie clothes for a "Feminist Art" class project. I didn't know tiny clothes are supposed to be hard to sew until after I did it. Same with the apron. I didn't know curves were hard to sew. It didn't seem that difficult when I was doing it!

Also, apologies to PY for not yet posting pics of me in my new apron. I have company from out of town, but I'm gonna try to get my friend to take my pic for me, so you don't have to see a mirror shot!
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« Reply #78 on: April 25, 2009 07:32:38 AM »

This has been such a wonderful swap.  Thanks to our organizer and co organizer.  I am in between swaps and just going back through the gallery.  We have some great aprons and  some great crafters.  I love seeing the 1st time attempts and how great they come out. I love getting crafters 1st's they have a special meaning for me. all the  Fantastic job ladies.
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« Reply #79 on: April 25, 2009 10:51:43 AM »

Dharma_Rebel-the lamb is a work of ART! It is so sweet and wonderful.

And yeah, sewing small stuff is a pain, eh? It made me laugh, because I sewed my own wedding dress. Dived right in and sewed away...all 14 yards of satin, and a gazillion other notions, and it came out beautifully. Only when I went to buy my veil, and they asked me where I got my dress, I told them what pattern and  the lady, an experienced seamstress...said 'Oh, my! That's the hardest pattern on the market right now.'  ::)I guess sometimes its just as good to be ignorant of it all and just do it, right? Your apron was beautiful and the curves impressive!
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