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« on: July 18, 2011 10:22:09 AM »

I just revamped my craft corner and it was missing a little something, so I decided to stitch a piece of inspiration.



The pattern is "Craft Revolution" by Urban Threads.  It had a stiffer propaganda feel to it, but I took it in a wonkier handmade direction.  I didn't stress about my stitches being perfectly formed or staying perfectly with the pattern (very freeing) and I fused some scraps from my reproduction fabric stash onto the background to make it a little more playful.  My desk has lots of orange and green accessories and I had more lavender fabrics than anything else, so I went with it.  The pattern offers a lot of possibilities for colors, stitches, etc.

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« Reply #1 on: July 18, 2011 10:29:07 AM »

This is beautiful--great color choices!
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« Reply #2 on: July 18, 2011 10:44:37 AM »

Super awesome!  It makes me feel like crafting, for sure. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: July 18, 2011 11:09:57 AM »

I love this so much! I want it!
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« Reply #4 on: July 18, 2011 11:50:44 AM »

I love the kitten in the corner Smiley It's also really awesome over all.
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« Reply #5 on: July 18, 2011 01:03:53 PM »

Really cool:)
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« Reply #6 on: July 18, 2011 01:04:38 PM »

In-credible!!!!! Rockin'!
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« Reply #7 on: July 18, 2011 01:05:28 PM »

I'm guessing this was machine embroidered? Awesome, nonetheless. Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: July 18, 2011 02:39:17 PM »

I love everything going on there.  Great project design!
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« Reply #9 on: July 18, 2011 03:57:15 PM »

Ooooh, this is great!
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