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« on: October 21, 2009 07:47:52 AM »

This is my third try at posting pics !!! So obviously I'm new to this...

the veggies are a pattern from Sublime Stitchery that I bought. The stitches are basic --back stitch, chain, split stitch.. the dots are french knots. The word I free-handed with a washable pen. The towels are "Food Network" brand flour sacks from Kohl's.I thought they were kind of pricey ($13 for 4) but after reading here about how cheapies fall apart/are hard to sew, I would rate these good.
Thanks for all comments --now I'll try for the 4th time to include my bad pics!!!






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« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2009 07:48:54 AM »

here's the close up that didn't load
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« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2009 04:35:05 PM »

Great job!  I've been stitching for a while and still can't manage a decent chain stitch  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: October 21, 2009 08:51:51 PM »

Veggies do rule, and so does this towel!  I've had no problems with the flour sack towels I bought from Walmart.  Although, they are wonky and the edges don't match up.   Nice Stitching, Good Job!
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« Reply #4 on: October 24, 2009 07:42:37 AM »

Adorable!
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