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« on: June 18, 2009 08:37:02 AM »

This smocking embroidery piece just does not want to be finished.  First I thought, just add a few beads to enhance....but now I think I may in danger of completely encrusting the stitchwork with crystals before long if I can't learn when to leave good alone  Undecided



I did manage to walk away from this piece after just a few accent beads were added. Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2009 08:45:23 AM »

Beautiful! I love the colors you chose for the white fabric - reminds me of the ocean.
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« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2009 09:36:27 AM »

I love Smocking. So pretty.
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Holy carp! You're a smocking QUEEN! Those are so beautiful!
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« Reply #4 on: June 19, 2009 05:19:47 AM »

beautiful work! I love it...but have never tried it!

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« Reply #5 on: June 19, 2009 05:53:43 AM »

Here is another.  Thanks for looking Smiley

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« Reply #6 on: June 19, 2009 06:01:18 AM »

I really love your sense of color! Beautiful!
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Yay for smocking!  You rock!
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« Reply #8 on: June 21, 2009 03:20:46 PM »

These are really pretty!  I'm not sure exactly what smocking is, or what it is used for, but it looks great! .... (logs off craftster and goes to google)
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« Reply #9 on: June 22, 2009 01:41:36 PM »

Can the fabric stretch? 
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