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« on: April 22, 2009 02:43:14 PM »

I wanted to do a piece for a gay couple I know who need to decorate their home and make it their own. I figured that I could give them a stitchery that would inspire them to create a nice space for it to live in. They've owned their home for at least a year and have done no decorating at all - terrible.

Anyway, I'm a massive Julie Jackson fan and her Homo Sweet Homo piece was my first thought. But I wanted to make something original for them and so I mulled the concept over for a while and came up with the following.

Yes, the trees are shaped like penises, and therefore are known as "Trenises"
And those are meant to be little birds that turn into love hearts.

It's all pink and sparkly and gay as hell. I think they'll love it.

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« Reply #1 on: April 22, 2009 02:54:52 PM »

Omg. Thank you. That made my whole afternoon. I am in love with the Trenises. I hope they love it, it's freaking fantastic!

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« Reply #2 on: April 22, 2009 03:06:00 PM »

Hilarious!  This is truly an original.
« Reply #3 on: April 22, 2009 03:07:03 PM »

Ahhh... The penis shaped tree. Also known as a "Trenis", this tall, oddly sexual-shaped woody growth is popular in the imaginary yards of gay couples.

In short: excellent.

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« Reply #4 on: April 22, 2009 03:15:17 PM »

TREENISES, OMG, TREENISES. I am officially overwhelmed by awesome.

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« Reply #5 on: April 22, 2009 03:17:15 PM »

5 stars. I love it.
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« Reply #6 on: April 22, 2009 03:18:00 PM »

That is 10 kinds of awesome!

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« Reply #8 on: April 22, 2009 03:36:46 PM »

Love it!

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« Reply #9 on: April 22, 2009 04:17:28 PM »

I've a sudden interest in gardening...

Another awesome piece, X!  They've not decorated... are you sure they're gay?  Are they just bucking stereotypes?

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