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« on: November 30, 2010 10:14:28 PM »

I made a needlebook! I decided it was time to have somewhere to store all my needles together, so I decided I needed a needlebook. I used basic craft felt in two different colors. It has six interior pages. The binding is just a blanket stitch securing all 8 layers together. I used backstitch and the lazy daisy stitch to decorate the front. I used all 6 strands of floss. I also embroidered a little bit of the inside pages.

I'm really pleased with how it turned out. I had to redo the binding once because it didn't go through all 8 layers evenly. It was much better the second time.

There's more pics and info on my blog, if anyone's interested.


« Reply #1 on: December 01, 2010 04:44:51 AM »

This is so cute! I remember my Nan having one just like this when I was younger! Gorgeous colour choices too Smiley

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« Reply #2 on: December 01, 2010 04:54:38 AM »

I love needle books, but I was lazy and ordered mine from Etsy.  Once the dreaded crimbo is done and dusted I'm going to make a load of these.

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« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2010 07:44:10 AM »

That is so gosh darn cute! I love the title you gave it  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: December 03, 2010 10:44:42 AM »

That is so sweet. Great job!

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