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« on: February 12, 2010 07:18:55 AM »

I like Mr. T.  I like embroidery.  I like buying old pillowcases.  This is the result.






Used stem stitch, backstitch, straight stitch, chain stitch, and satin stitch. 1 & 2 strands. Hoop is 6" diameter.
The design is from an A-Team coloring page that I found online.

This is my most unusual and detailed piece so far, usually I'm a cutesy and simple kind of gal so I had fun with this.
Criticism and comments are appreciated.
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« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2010 07:24:26 AM »

I love you....seriously... This is the best ever, in the whole history of man. The very best.
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« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2010 07:44:57 AM »

so awesome!!!! Mr. T on a field of daisies. He can really pull it off! Great stitching too!
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« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2010 07:51:52 AM »

This is AWESOME!
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« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2010 07:56:38 AM »

That is SO badass!
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« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2010 08:25:47 AM »

This is why I need to learn embroidery!

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« Reply #6 on: February 12, 2010 08:45:52 AM »

Yeah... what everyone else is saying...

this pretty much rocks!  Smiley (hitting the button now!)
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« Reply #7 on: February 12, 2010 09:27:30 AM »

Wow.  None of my projects have ever "rocked" before.  Some people don't quite get it, but I knew my Craftster peeps would.  Grin  Thanks!
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« Reply #8 on: February 12, 2010 09:47:51 AM »

You just rocked my world...blew my mind... knocked my socks off!  Kittykill stole the words out of my mouth, I feel exactly the same way  Grin
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« Reply #9 on: February 12, 2010 09:50:44 PM »

I love the contrast between the flowery background and the mean-looking Mr T!  Really striking and original.
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