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« on: September 14, 2009 11:58:09 AM »

So I have been trying my hand at embroidery lately here are the results:

First a warning that this project contains obscenities...


Ok next up a gift to a friend in remembrance of a job we had writing ads for job openings. The words embroidered were written late one evening as we deliriously struggled to meet a deadline. Someone out there was hiring a line cook at a famous pancake restaurant, and here's what we came up with:



Then a sweeter touch for my husband and his combined love of Aqua Teen Hunger Force and Star Wars...



And there you have it!
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« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2009 12:10:54 PM »

Hahahaha, the pancake one is my fav, for sure! Keep up the good work.
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« Reply #2 on: September 14, 2009 04:47:40 PM »

I love it! I'm still giggling at the pancake stitch. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: September 16, 2009 03:28:29 PM »

OMG! I'm stealing that phrase! AWESOME! I so needed that today.
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« Reply #4 on: September 19, 2009 11:58:46 PM »

These are both fantastic. Love the pancakes for some reason and I really dig the ATHF reference.
Way to go!
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« Reply #5 on: September 20, 2009 07:28:23 PM »

*Laughing helplessly*

As a former copywriter for commercial radio, I totally 'get' the pancake one!

Both pieces are wonderful, and your stitching is terrific!
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« Reply #6 on: September 22, 2009 12:45:15 AM »

Nicely done.

Glad I'd already had my pancakes before I read this. Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: September 22, 2009 10:51:42 PM »

I was SO in love with the pancake one. I was even gonna reply that I would have applied for that job if I saw an ad like that...

Then I saw Boba and my nerd hormones kicked in.

Geat job on both.
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« Reply #8 on: September 26, 2009 09:24:15 AM »

Haha awesome!
I have "My backpack's got jets" tattooed on my wrist. Smiley
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