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NinjaEema
« on: October 07, 2009 08:46:04 AM »





I used real acorns and some cream colored lace weight wool from the thrift shop. I tea-dyed the wool first. The only stitches I used are chain and sc.

http://eema-le.blogspot.com/2009/10/craft-recap.html
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« Reply #1 on: October 07, 2009 01:42:29 PM »

That is adorable and innovative.  I would wear that everywhere!
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« Reply #2 on: October 07, 2009 04:45:57 PM »

very cute! In my group the "Nuts" jokes would never end LOL I wonder how long they would last before rotting? Maybe encase them in resin? Now I am busting with ideas. Thanks  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2009 08:59:13 AM »

Cuuuute! Sometimes the best ideas are the simplest.
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« Reply #4 on: October 08, 2009 09:48:12 AM »

when I looked at it at first, it looked like macrame.  I love your stitching.   Very pretty.  All we have around El Paso is pine cones.  Necklace with pine cones, ouch!  Oohh, necklace with cactus.  double ouch.  Just kidding.
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« Reply #5 on: October 08, 2009 01:08:15 PM »

Very innovative.  Does the crochet hold the acorns in there tight enough, or did you use some glue? 

I love this project. Nice work! Smiley Smiley Smiley Smiley Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: October 10, 2009 07:06:42 PM »

This is fantastic! I love the reusing of materials!
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