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« on: May 06, 2011 02:00:32 PM »

I've been cross stitching forever, but I'm trying to teach myself to embroider.  I ordered Aimee Ray's Doodle Stitching books for some quick patterns, and then went to see my family for the weekend.  When I got there, my mom showed me a plain little shirt and shorts she had bought for my niece, and I knew I could dress it up!



Now, here's a close up of the shorts.  My neice (who's 2 1/2) kept pointing at it and saying "Audopus, Audopus!"

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« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2011 02:27:19 PM »

Sweet.
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« Reply #2 on: May 06, 2011 04:28:27 PM »

 Smiley Great job!

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« Reply #3 on: May 07, 2011 06:41:38 AM »

Oh my goodness-that is too adorable. Love the little shorts.
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« Reply #4 on: May 07, 2011 05:17:16 PM »

Thanks!  The shorts were a pain in my butt because they're a spandex fabric - but at least it made it easier to get a hoop around the area!  I picked the octopus because I loved the orange in the top - it seemed like a natural match.
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« Reply #5 on: May 18, 2011 06:56:19 AM »

The outfit looks much better with the embroidery Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: May 18, 2011 09:36:08 AM »

Very cute. The shell and octopus are adorable.  Look out, though, now all of your clothes will look like embroidery opportunities!
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