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« on: June 04, 2009 10:25:25 AM »



I don't remember when I started it, but let's just say it wasn't stitched in a day. I had to include an "in progress" shot 'cos the piece just lookes way cooler in it. The awesome pattern is from Urban Threads.



I used split stitch, back stitch and satin stitch on it. I framed the finished piece and gave it to my friends who are a couple. They both have dia de los muertos style tattoos so I figured it would be fitting.

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Mamaphunk
« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2009 10:28:45 AM »

WOW! Gorgeous work!
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« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2009 10:43:59 AM »

Wow! It's gorgeous! What a lot of beautiful work. Your friends are going to flip!
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« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2009 10:56:47 AM »

This came out beautifully!
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« Reply #4 on: June 04, 2009 10:57:08 AM »

Gorgeous! I'm sure they love it!
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« Reply #5 on: June 04, 2009 12:07:46 PM »

Thanks ladies! And my friends were really REALLY excited about it. Made me feel so good Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: June 04, 2009 12:45:14 PM »

How did you transfer the image to your fabric? I always mess up tracing with tracing pen! Your out line looks perfect!
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« Reply #7 on: June 04, 2009 12:48:20 PM »

How did you transfer the image to your fabric? I always mess up tracing with tracing pen! Your out line looks perfect!
I just used a pencil.
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« Reply #8 on: June 04, 2009 03:24:45 PM »

WOW! That is amazing! I love it!
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« Reply #9 on: June 04, 2009 04:42:57 PM »

Very cool .  Love the eyes!
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