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RetroGypsy
« on: August 29, 2011 03:57:42 PM »

I made this lady for Ffrogg526 in the Ongoing Hoopla Swap Rd 3.  I decided to do a combo of her themes as she listed some really great ones that got my imagination rolling.  She has received and posted so it's safe, she knows.  The Steampunk Mermaid...


There are some sublte bubbles around her, hope you can see them.





I didn't use too many stitches, mostly backstitch, french knots and for her hair I think I used the split stitch.  I used from 1 to 3 strings on her.  Hope you dig her  Wink
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« Reply #1 on: August 29, 2011 04:09:58 PM »

She is very cool.
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« Reply #2 on: August 29, 2011 04:31:20 PM »

That's awesome!  I love the hint of blue for the bubbles.
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« Reply #3 on: August 29, 2011 04:44:53 PM »

I LOVE the subtlety of the bubbles. It's perfect, great job!
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« Reply #4 on: August 29, 2011 04:47:51 PM »

Beautiful!! I adorable the bubbles.
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« Reply #5 on: August 29, 2011 06:21:47 PM »

that is totally bad ass *this rocks and wists*
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« Reply #6 on: August 30, 2011 08:42:08 AM »

Thank you Thank you guys!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: August 31, 2011 02:15:16 PM »

I love her! Your work is always so amazing.
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« Reply #8 on: September 01, 2011 08:20:26 AM »

Thank you so much kittykill! Those words from you make me jump with joy  Cheesy
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