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« on: December 26, 2010 02:13:39 PM »


I just made this table runner for Christmas and I love the flowers I used as accents. They are done on organza and water soluble stabilizer, then I cut them out using a stencil cutter to make a nice finished edge. After I washed out the stabilizer, they curled naturally as they dried. I wish I had more flower designs like this one. It's 3 parts and the flower veins are in metallic thread.
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Did you make the flowers or was it a fabric with embroidered flowers?  Either way - just beautiful!  I would be scared to put something so pretty and white on our table!  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: December 27, 2010 07:09:17 AM »

That's beautiful!  Are the flowers tacked down by hand?
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« Reply #4 on: December 28, 2010 08:27:26 AM »

I made the flowers on my embroidery machine and I did sew them on by hand. The leaves I sewed on with my sewing machine.
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« Reply #5 on: January 03, 2011 03:31:31 PM »

That is really lovely. Was the embroidered flower pattern designed to be freestanding or to be done on organza?
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« Reply #6 on: January 08, 2011 04:44:46 PM »

It was designed for organza or applique.
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