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Topic: If tears could build a stairway - cross stitch - with chart attached!  (Read 4135 times)
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« on: August 16, 2011 06:25:41 AM »

Hello

My mum saw this on a plate, and thought it would make a nice cross stitch, so I said I would make it for her.  One of my brothers died from cancer 4 years ago, and my parents are religious, so it makes sense.  I used this to make the pattern & got stitching. The words are 2 strands of black back stitched, the picture is one strand only in black, and 2 greys.  The cross is filled with white cross stitch.  





I got it framed today & am quite happy with how it turned out.  C&C welcome  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: August 16, 2011 08:59:41 AM »

A lovely piece of stitching.
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« Reply #2 on: August 16, 2011 09:17:04 AM »

That is so wonderful.
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« Reply #3 on: August 17, 2011 09:13:17 AM »

What a beautiful piece of stitching.  I've seen that quote before and often thought it would make a could embroidery/cross stitch as well.  You did a really lovely job with it:)
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« Reply #4 on: September 02, 2011 03:02:11 PM »

Thank you.  My mum was really pleased with it. 

Should anyone want to do something similar - I've added the pdf chart I made - using the Craftster *new* attachment feature  Smiley
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