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« on: July 02, 2010 12:38:17 PM »

hiiii everyone! i am new to cross stitching... thought id share some of my projects.


my first ever framed project which i clearly need practice on framing because its all bunched up...


this was my first ever project .. i made it for my friend, inside joke. lol.



then i started this one... which is of stephen christian of anberlin. i ran out of black floss so i have to get some before i can continue ;(



any tips on framing would be greatly appreciated Grin
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« Reply #1 on: July 02, 2010 12:46:39 PM »

Great jobs!  I love the Shark Week one (August first this year!!)

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« Reply #2 on: July 02, 2010 12:51:54 PM »

thanks so much!

i cant wait for shark week Grin
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« Reply #3 on: July 02, 2010 12:55:26 PM »

I absolutely love the shark week one.  Cute idea.
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« Reply #4 on: July 02, 2010 01:04:39 PM »

Hahaha, that shark week one rocks!
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« Reply #5 on: July 02, 2010 01:10:45 PM »

These are great, hope to see more from you!
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« Reply #6 on: July 02, 2010 02:31:21 PM »

Yay 30 Rock references!
Here's a great tutorial on framing your work. The hardest part is finding frames that won't flatten your stitches.
http://www.needlenthread.com/2007/12/finish-work-how-to-frame-piece-of.html
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« Reply #7 on: July 02, 2010 03:38:26 PM »

thank you so much to all of you! Smiley

and catyfaver Grin wtg on knowing the ref! and thanks for the link im bookmarking it!
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« Reply #8 on: July 03, 2010 07:14:23 AM »

Love the shark week! Great stitching! Keep it up, you're a natural.
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« Reply #9 on: July 03, 2010 02:37:50 PM »

thanks dear!!!!!!! <3<3<3 im going to definitely keep this up! it is so relaxing Smiley
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