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« on: December 14, 2011 01:16:36 PM »

I wanted to make my Nan something nice for Christmas, and also something that she could use.  She always has a hankie on her so thought she may like some new embroidered ones.  All the patterns I have used are from Aimee Ray's brilliant Doodle Stitching Motifs book which I absolutely love Smiley  I embroidered 7 hankies in total.  I made them over two evenings.















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« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2011 01:41:25 PM »

I promise you that she is going to cry happy tears...the sentiment is as lovely as the embroidery!

I especially love the first pink floral one! gorgeous!
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« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2011 01:50:11 PM »

These are so very pretty!  I think you have inspired me as well!
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« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2011 02:41:21 PM »

Those are gorgeous, she is gonna love them!  You did such a wonderful job!  I love the kitty one.
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« Reply #4 on: December 14, 2011 04:09:31 PM »

More beautiful work! I love the kitty too, but they are a fab set. What a nice reusable, thoughtful gift!
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« Reply #5 on: December 14, 2011 07:40:50 PM »

SO cute! Love the kitty. This is a great idea..my friend uses hankies, maybe I'll make her one.
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« Reply #6 on: December 18, 2011 07:20:34 AM »

Those are so pretty! I love embroidered hankies.
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« Reply #7 on: December 19, 2011 09:41:59 AM »

Smiley Thanks everyone!  The cat one is definitely my favourite too.  Nan has two blacks cats so quite appropriate Cheesy
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