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Topic: Chronicles of Narnia Brass Lamp Post Cross Stitch  (Read 3094 times)
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Deirdre
« on: March 31, 2009 07:11:01 AM »



This is my second cross stitch piece.  The stitching is finished, but I have no idea what I'm going to do with it now.  Mayby frame it?

It took 66 colors and 10,000+ stitches.  I've been working on it for more than a month, here and there.

It's about 5 inches by 5 inches.

This was fun!  I can see why people enjoy cross stitch.

Thanks for looking!
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panul
« Reply #1 on: March 31, 2009 07:50:47 AM »

You did excellent work. Was this a kit? It's such a beautiful pattern, and I'd love to work it myself.
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« Reply #2 on: March 31, 2009 08:02:17 AM »

please frame it!!  That is such a beautiful piece!  Smiley
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That rug really tied the room together.


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« Reply #3 on: March 31, 2009 08:58:34 AM »

Beautiful!   I love Narnia!  I vote frame it too!!
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« Reply #4 on: March 31, 2009 10:50:14 AM »

Nice one Deirdre, I expect you'll have a lot of people fawning over this work on here...

(Did you see what I did there? Fawn? Narnia? Anyone?)  Grin  Roll Eyes  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: March 31, 2009 01:27:05 PM »

Nice one Deirdre, I expect you'll have a lot of people fawning over this work on here...

(Did you see what I did there? Fawn? Narnia? Anyone?)  Grin  Roll Eyes  Grin

Is this thing on?
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Deirdre
« Reply #6 on: March 31, 2009 01:53:07 PM »

Thanks for the kind words, peeps!

I didn't use a kit.  I googled "lamp post narnia" and someone's .gif popped up, which I then turned into a pattern using Jennifer's Awesome Cross Stitch generator:  http://jxs.info/.

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« Reply #7 on: March 31, 2009 07:00:25 PM »

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Nice one Deirdre, I expect you'll have a lot of people fawning over this work on here..
I got it, Jamie!  You're too clever by half, you are!

Anyway, I took one look at the thumbnail and said, "Tumness' lampost, cool!"  Great job, and definitely frame it!
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« Reply #8 on: March 31, 2009 08:57:16 PM »

Very pretty.
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« Reply #9 on: April 02, 2009 04:27:19 AM »

Great job, definatley frame it
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