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« on: December 05, 2009 10:54:47 AM »

I stitched up this piece yesterday as a holiday gift for my sister.  She loves kitchy-cute vintage style embroidery.  I chose this pattern from the Hoop Love group on Flickr, a vintage piece uploaded by Doe*C*Doe.  Mostly split stitch in 2 ply thread as always.

It was a nice, easy break from working on another filled satin-stitch piece that I have on the hoop.

Frame is digitally added.  The actual frame will be white.  It needs to be ironed first (which is why Mr. Knife looks a bit wonky)



Detail of apron - I am actually happy with how these French knots turned out! YAY!
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« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2009 11:33:23 AM »

Great stitchwork, this is such an awesome idea for a Christmas present. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2009 03:52:38 PM »

It turned out super cute, now get back to that piece you are fill stitching! Wink Grin
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« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2009 08:51:25 AM »

I love this!
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« Reply #4 on: December 07, 2009 06:46:49 AM »

That is just way cute!
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« Reply #5 on: December 11, 2009 02:34:02 PM »

this is too cute!

And thanks for mentioning hoop love! I am totally, and irreversibly, in love with it!
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« Reply #6 on: December 17, 2009 05:07:36 PM »

So cheerful!
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