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« on: March 08, 2012 09:08:02 PM »

I came across this old line drawing online one day, randomly during an image search. She was so adorable that I just had to stitch her. Her skin is a bit peachier than it appears in the photo. It's pretty much all backstitch and satin stitch. She's in a 7" hoop.  Cheesy

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« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2012 10:20:39 PM »

It's adorable and your satin stitching looks amazing!  Nice job!
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« Reply #2 on: March 08, 2012 11:02:51 PM »

she's adorable!  Your stitching is amazing!  Great job. Grin
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« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2012 05:46:21 AM »

Very cute!
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« Reply #4 on: March 09, 2012 06:03:47 AM »

That looks very good! It really makes me want to learn satin stitch - and fast!
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« Reply #5 on: March 09, 2012 03:33:41 PM »

Oh my! This is just too cool! Your stitching is gorgeous- the skirt looks fab
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« Reply #6 on: March 10, 2012 10:08:11 PM »

She's very cute! And your satin stitch is amazing! It looks professional!
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« Reply #7 on: March 12, 2012 06:38:04 AM »

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It looks amazing! Everything is smooth and has clean lines! LOVE IT!
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Hey! I can do that! :3
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« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2012 03:13:44 PM »

Help me Rhonda! This is the best thing ever! I just love it! Amazing stitching!
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« Reply #9 on: March 15, 2012 10:39:24 AM »

Wowie! This is a cute pattern and your stitching is perfect.
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