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« on: May 28, 2010 07:37:05 PM »

This is the gift I made for my baby cousin's Baby shower. My uncle and his fiance decided to be suprised with gender so I needed something that could work for either a girl or boy.

I found the Patterns for all the little animals on Flickr, they took about a week and a half to embroider. I primarily used bakstitch with some french knots and chain stitch.
All of the squares were muslin, I love how soft it gets when it's washed. The backing is a tan flannel that I got 60% off which was nice. When it was finished I quilted around each square then I tied out the entire quilt with some acrylic yarn.

Everyone really loved how it came out. These are some of my favorite animals.

Letme know what you think.




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« Reply #1 on: May 28, 2010 08:55:55 PM »

I love it!  Great job! 
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« Reply #2 on: May 28, 2010 10:35:53 PM »

This looks great! I love the vintage animals Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: May 30, 2010 08:53:04 AM »

That is adorable! Such a great job.
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« Reply #4 on: May 30, 2010 06:57:53 PM »

That is gorgeous!  I love muslin too.
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« Reply #5 on: June 01, 2010 10:22:29 PM »

Ohhhhhhh. . . It is so sweet.
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« Reply #6 on: June 02, 2010 07:33:24 AM »

That's really lovely. Great job!
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