A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Do you know about all of these Craftster features?
Total Members: 298,751
Currently Running With Scissors:
683 Guests and 25 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: XKCD "grownups" Embroidery  (Read 1677 times)
Tags for this thread: comics  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
GeekySweetheart
Tutorial Contributor

Personal Swap me!
Offline Offline

Posts: 484
Joined: 09-Jun-2010

Who you callin' scruffy lookin'?


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: March 08, 2012 11:44:16 AM »







Who doesn't love XKCD, it's totally the king of geeky webcomics....  anyhow, I absolutely love this one and since it was my cousin's wedding I thought it'd be a totally apt gift :-) and the great thing about XKCD is that it's already an embroidery pattern heheh
the whole thing is worked in 2 stands of embroidery floss and backstitch, apart form the frames of the cartoon which were worked in 1 strand.

x G
THIS ROCKS   Logged

gamesofyou
Offline Offline

Posts: 182
Joined: 02-Jan-2008

Say I'm the only bee in your bonnet...


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2012 02:55:33 PM »

This is just delightful. I love the fabric you chose, and your lettering is BEAUTIFULLY done! 
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Handmade Redhead
« Reply #2 on: March 08, 2012 07:00:02 PM »

Awesome idea!  I may have to try that with one of my husband's favorite strips.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
ZumaGirl74
Rebel at home & abroad.
Offline Offline

Posts: 668
Joined: 11-Sep-2005

View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: March 08, 2012 07:35:47 PM »

1. So cute!!

2.  No fair!  I had this cartoon all printed out for ME to stitch onto a pillow. Wink  Just haven't gotten around to it.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

GeekySweetheart
Tutorial Contributor

Personal Swap me!
Offline Offline

Posts: 484
Joined: 09-Jun-2010

Who you callin' scruffy lookin'?


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: March 09, 2012 12:01:44 PM »

haha! thankyou everyone.

go for it Handmade Redhead and Zumagirl!

x GS
THIS ROCKS   Logged

RachelAS
« Reply #5 on: March 09, 2012 12:06:41 PM »

I love XKCD. Beautifully done.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kittykill
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Needlework Moderator
Occasions and Holidays Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 30894
Joined: 25-Sep-2004

I got 99 problems, but a stitch ain't one.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2012 03:15:35 PM »

Your stitching is so clean! You did a great job.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Blog!
My pinterest
Proud member of SEEN: the Society of Ernestly Embroidering Nerds
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Futuristic Ponytail Hairstyles Backstage at Herve Leger FW 2014
How to Use Hot Rollers
How to Get Big, Bouncy Curls
Hair Loss Solutions That Really Work
Eliminate Brassy Blond Color Without a Trip to the Salon
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Dark Chocolate Bacon Pecan Pie
Amazing Altered Puzzles
Meatless Monday: Cottage Cheese Mousse

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.