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Topic: A gift for my favorite makeup WH*RE!  (Read 1868 times)
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« on: July 22, 2009 08:40:15 PM »

My best friend is a hard-working public defender but loves makeup more than any self-respecting lawyer should. I made her this towel to clean her brushes on so her courtroom can always sparkle! She was pretty stoked about the gift.

The "makeup" is cross-stitching in variegated pink thread and the "whore" is free-handed back/seed stitching (sorry for the lousy pic).  I would've loved to use my Q-snaps for this but the towel fabric was just too thick.

The lipstick tube is done in the Sublime Stitching metallic silver thread and as per their claims it was pretty snag-free!  I surrounded the piece with some of my favorite products as I have to admit, I'm a bit of a makeup whore myself...
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« Reply #1 on: July 22, 2009 08:45:52 PM »

Oooooh I love this! I would love to have a towel like this...You're such a great friend! ^_^
« Reply #2 on: July 22, 2009 08:54:48 PM »

This is awesome!

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« Reply #3 on: July 22, 2009 09:39:23 PM »

So dang cute. I'm a complete make up wh*re in dire need of one of these.   Grin
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« Reply #4 on: July 22, 2009 10:06:54 PM »

reminds me of the New York Dolls logo, awesome job! and you threw in some Urban Decay, total thumbs up!
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« Reply #5 on: July 23, 2009 05:47:17 AM »

OMG my friend would kill for this she is a make up artist and def a make up whore haha!

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« Reply #6 on: July 23, 2009 10:01:02 AM »

Cool!  I love how you made it look like "whore" was written with lipstick!
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« Reply #7 on: July 23, 2009 11:14:44 AM »

Oh God I must have this!  I used to design makeup for the theatre!  This is too cool for words!  Great job!

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« Reply #8 on: July 24, 2009 07:24:14 AM »

That is so awesome! Did I miss it-where did you find the pattern? Did you make it yourself? The lipstick is the best!

« Reply #9 on: July 25, 2009 09:48:10 PM »

every single girl that i go to school with(im in beauty school) would kill for these towels

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