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« on: July 04, 2009 10:12:50 AM »







My latest piece! I'm super proud of it. The handlebars are bullion knots, the spokes are straight stitches, the frame and wheel are stem stitching.
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« Reply #1 on: July 04, 2009 11:12:47 AM »

I love it and I want it!!
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« Reply #2 on: July 04, 2009 12:41:15 PM »

I can't decide if I'm willing to part with it yet! I'm taking the weekend to mull it over.
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« Reply #3 on: July 04, 2009 02:12:35 PM »

I am in love with this! Beautiful job. I love the color choice.
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« Reply #4 on: July 04, 2009 03:43:16 PM »

This is really adorable!! I really dig the spokes...and my boyfriend went "Cool the prisoner"...here's a link to explain that comment so it doesn't sound so random Smiley

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Again super cute!!!!!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: July 05, 2009 12:15:48 AM »

I love it!  So simple, yet very striking.  Great work!  I don't think I'd have the heart to part with it.  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: July 05, 2009 02:25:07 AM »

A perfect motif and nicely done! I love white on white. Also because it makes you get more creative about the stitches when texture plays a bigger role than colour.

Honestly, I saw the smaller image and thought "Yay! Someone's doing something cool with candlewicking at last!" It's not quite candlewicking, but still really, really cool. Well done!!

Now it's got me inspired to go back to some mono-colour work again (I love this forum for the inspiration and itchy fingers it gives me!).
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« Reply #7 on: July 05, 2009 07:46:22 AM »

I like it! I really like the monochrome look of it.
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« Reply #8 on: July 06, 2009 07:32:08 PM »

This is great. It's so simple, yet so eye-catching. I like that you used long stitches for the spokes rather than a bunch of smaller stitches. Nicely done!
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« Reply #9 on: July 06, 2009 08:28:31 PM »

wisted. nice work.
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