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« on: May 16, 2009 07:38:52 PM »

This shirt was my first attempt for both bleaching a pattern and embroidery.  I used a tide bleach pen, which I don't suggest using.  It's diluted so it takes forever and it bleeds like crazy.  I just freehand drew it.  Then after deciding I didn't like the bleach pattern, I decided to try my hand at embroidering it, which is the first time I had tried it.  I like it a lot more now! It looks really cute and I really like the fall colored leaves because they stand out more than green leaves would.



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« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2009 09:06:23 PM »

Thats cool.  It makes it look like you have a patch or something on the shirt, and it really makes the design pop Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: May 17, 2009 07:09:10 AM »

Very cool! I love how you turned a "meh" into something beautiful! Looks great!
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« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2009 10:24:58 AM »

I love this! I have some very blah t-shirts that I've embroidered, hoping it would make them wow! shirts. So far they are just blah-embroidered. I'm going to give bleaching a try now...  Grin
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