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« on: May 26, 2009 11:58:18 AM »

It has been quite a journey on these curtains and the journey continues on even now.  My Gnomes are complete and I am happy to share the progress I have made.
Please pardon the pencil marks, I've not washed it yet and am waiting for the final work to be completed.

First is the completed new corner.... Presenting Mrs.Gnome with her Gnome home:


Closer images of her:

I really thought that a gnome with a little pointy hat needed a little pointy door. Cheesy



This is the little Gnome man that I had done a while back, he just waited and waited for his little Gnome wife to come along:


And here they are together at last.


Her design really developed as I stitched it up.  She ended up being so much more detailed than he is.  I had been contemplating if I wanted to go back a revisit his little garden spot too.  I have not yet made up my mind, my hubby thinks it's fine as is.  I learned several things as I went along on this part of the project and I hope that you all enjoy! Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: May 26, 2009 12:08:08 PM »

WOW!  What beautiful work!  This is amazing!  I would love to have these in my home Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: May 26, 2009 12:37:44 PM »

whoa! these are amazing! you did a great job on them.
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« Reply #3 on: May 26, 2009 01:01:02 PM »

these are incredible!!   i keep staring at them and loving all the tiny details. amazing job!!!
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« Reply #4 on: May 26, 2009 01:24:10 PM »

These are so intricate and whimsical- I really like them.
Maybe you could put a tree or some taller fern fronds on the right of Mr. Gnome's design- I think a little height on his side might balance the two designs, although I think they are perfectly charming just as they are.  
Edited to say: Oh! And I'd love to see them hung up!
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« Reply #5 on: May 26, 2009 01:48:11 PM »

Eee!  I love these! I quite like the contrast of the simple-ness, but averaging the hwight could work too, i would also love to see these hanging!
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« Reply #6 on: May 26, 2009 03:29:01 PM »

Beautiful work. I love all the detail!

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« Reply #7 on: May 26, 2009 03:52:28 PM »

So beautiful! One question...what is a curtain corner?
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« Reply #8 on: May 26, 2009 04:35:51 PM »

Adorable. Even though I have never seen a Gnome home personally, I am positive they look exactly like this!  Grin
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« Reply #9 on: May 26, 2009 05:13:27 PM »

I must say, this is the kinda design that made me want to learn how to embroider! It looks like so much fun to make and just makes you smile when you see it.
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