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phnxreign99
« on: April 19, 2009 01:19:46 PM »

I made this a few years back for my mother, who collects Dreamsicles (gosh, over ten years ago!).  She has it framed and it sits with all her cute little figurines.  It is my favorite piece of cross stitch and I was so proud of myself when I finished it!  It is intense with so many half and quarter crosses and tons of colors.  Just wanted to show it off a little -   Wink

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« Reply #1 on: April 19, 2009 02:45:33 PM »

Awesome stitching! I'm always so amazed by cross stitch. I can do it, but I really don't have the patience to finish something that big. It's only right you show that off; it took a lot of work. Did you buy that pattern or make it?
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« Reply #2 on: April 19, 2009 07:48:04 PM »

Great stitching! What a thoughtful gift.
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« Reply #3 on: April 20, 2009 06:10:32 AM »

Thanks for the comments!  It was definitely a kit ... I would have never been able to handle something like that "on my own"!
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« Reply #4 on: April 20, 2009 10:03:29 AM »

lol I couldn't make that up either, but after seeing some of the work around here, I don't know what the limits are anymore. This place blows my little mind.
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« Reply #5 on: April 20, 2009 08:14:35 PM »

I know exactly what you mean  -  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: April 22, 2009 05:25:48 PM »

awwww....so pretty. Your stitiching looks great. I know your mother loves her.
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