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« on: September 11, 2009 08:23:20 PM »

I had some free time lately, and mom had a ton of embroidery stuff at her house from a long time ago, so I thought that I would try my hand at it.  I figured I would start out simple, so these are all easy projects that I did while watching TV at night.  Since I am new to it, I would love to hear your comments and suggestions, etc. so I can improve!

Sorry for the pics, they are blurry, and I have no idea why
my first attempt, Sublime (hehe, puns)


my second attempt, the Starship Enterprise


others I did










That's all, sorry for so many pics!  Please let me know what you think!

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« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2009 10:08:14 PM »

Just have to say that I love your sense of humor!  The Sub has me in stitches....*snicker*
Have you cleaned your camera lens?  My pics were coming out funny awhile back and I discovered my ds had rubbed gel onto the lens even though it had an automatic lens cover.... Wink
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« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2009 10:15:34 PM »

So cute! The sublime and monster are my faves!  I have to try some adorable designs soon.
I am a stitchy noob too, having just started my 4th piece in a week.  I just love it - very relaxing and helps keep me focused.
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« Reply #3 on: September 12, 2009 01:17:28 PM »

Awesome first work!
All of them are cute!
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« Reply #4 on: September 13, 2009 04:25:11 AM »

Very good job!! You're backstitches are nice and neat.  I wish I could backstitch like that!!  I like the peanut butter and jelly sandwiches the best, eating-wise too!!
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« Reply #5 on: September 13, 2009 06:44:29 AM »

I love Apple Pie! lol  That would make a cute gift framed for a teacher. Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: September 13, 2009 11:45:48 AM »

These are all so cute! I love food with faces! The monster one really made me smile.
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« Reply #7 on: September 14, 2009 04:42:40 AM »

they look very cool Smiley
my favourite is also monster one..
keep them coming Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: September 14, 2009 08:57:32 AM »

Super cute stuff!
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