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« on: August 22, 2009 09:41:05 AM »

I made this for my friend.  We love Harry Potter so I wanted to do this for her new place.  It's black thread on 16 count aida.  I got the pattern here: http://www.the-leaky-cauldron.org/features/crafts/needlework/leakysign



And here's the frame i found for $4 that I think looks great with it.  Looks a little worn and rustic--perfect for the Leaky Cauldron.



As always--thanks for looking!!!!!

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« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2009 10:13:33 AM »

Cool! The frame looks great with it! I have been wanting to do something with the leaky cauldron sign but just haven't done it yet. I may have to make a mini one like this.
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« Reply #2 on: August 22, 2009 12:32:06 PM »

Great frame choice!
I love the way it came out, the HP themed patterns always are so much fun!  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: August 22, 2009 01:09:07 PM »

She is awesome.

I haven't done a cross-stitch in a long time. But I really want to make her for my craft room.
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« Reply #4 on: August 22, 2009 02:25:41 PM »

Thanks guys!  I'm pleased with it and just may need to do one for myself!!  All of the HP patterns are fun!
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« Reply #5 on: August 22, 2009 03:12:43 PM »

That looks great...nice work! I agree the frame is perfect for the image.

I love the image. At some point I may need to do an embroidery version (i never, ever seem to finish cross stitch).

So many good ideas....so little time. Smiley

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« Reply #6 on: August 22, 2009 08:06:29 PM »

Really, really nice job!  The x-stitchers on this forum do such magnificent work!
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« Reply #7 on: August 22, 2009 09:29:23 PM »

This came out really nice!  (And I'm normally not a huge fan of cross stitch, though I do *certainly* appreciate the time it takes.)  Again, great choice of frame.  It really compliments your work and helps convey the feeling, without drawing attention to itself, or overshadowing your work.  Good job!
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« Reply #8 on: August 23, 2009 01:13:45 AM »

hehe, so cute  Cheesy Nice work!
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« Reply #9 on: August 23, 2009 08:16:24 AM »

Oh wow! Beautiful!
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