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thejoysofjess
« on: June 11, 2009 04:46:40 PM »





My summer job affords me a lot of time to sit around and embroider, and this is what I made today! It took me the better part of three hours. That included cutting the fabric, sticking it on in the right pattern, and then doing all of the french knots for the middle.
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« Reply #1 on: June 11, 2009 04:48:56 PM »

oooh, its pretty! what are you going to do with it?
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« Reply #2 on: June 11, 2009 04:53:17 PM »

I honestly have no idea. I think it needs a good frame, so probably I will find a nice frame for it and a nice spot on the wall.
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« Reply #3 on: June 11, 2009 04:53:52 PM »

That is BEAUTIFUL!!!
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« Reply #4 on: June 11, 2009 05:30:53 PM »

So beautiful. I put in my profile as one of my favourites AAAAND I hit this rocks.
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« Reply #5 on: June 11, 2009 07:01:56 PM »

I love it!  It is just beautiful!
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« Reply #6 on: June 11, 2009 07:24:46 PM »

I really think this is beautiful! I like the french knots in the middle and the fabric choice. Did you just glue the fabric down?
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« Reply #7 on: June 11, 2009 07:47:18 PM »

Wow -- that's really pretty!
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« Reply #8 on: June 11, 2009 08:11:03 PM »

That is so lovely...it would be my favorite thing too! 

It's screaming "purse front" at me, but in my universe,  all things big,  bright and beautiful belong on the front of a purse or tote!  Grin
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« Reply #9 on: June 12, 2009 05:09:44 AM »

I really think this is beautiful! I like the french knots in the middle and the fabric choice. Did you just glue the fabric down?

I actually found an adhesive made for quilting at Joann's. It's sort of like double sided tape for fabric. It holds up really well! I used it in another project and it handled water AND being left in my (hot) car.
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