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Topic: Felt Badge Swap (SignUp - CLOSED, SendOut - April 30)  (Read 92248 times)
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« Reply #430 on: April 16, 2012 12:36:25 AM »

Well my badges are finished... but ... they are HUGE, closer to 4 inches than 3, one of them started life as a correctly sized, shaped badge but I thought it would look better with a rectangular backing on it and the other just followed suit size wise  Undecided
They are nice though and there is a lot of work gone into them so I'm going to send them anyway and hope my partners don't mind their size too much
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« Reply #431 on: April 16, 2012 04:35:17 AM »

they are HUGE, closer to 4 inches than 3, one of them started life as a correctly sized, shaped badge but I thought it would look better with a rectangular backing on it and the other just followed suit size wise  Undecided

I totally know what you mean! My design was just right size wise then I decided it needed a little something extra and now it might be a little bit too big. I am going to try making a smaller one and then decide which looks best before I send!  Grin

I have made one (although as above might make some changes) and just deciding on how to implement the other!  Grin

I had soooo many ideas that I have a little collection of drawing that hopefully will be made soon!
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« Reply #432 on: April 16, 2012 11:22:06 AM »

Both of mine are done! yay!
These will probably go out with the wednesday mail Smiley

oooo! I can't wait!

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I am almost done with my second badge!  The good news is that I think my embroidery is already improving.  The bad news is that i want to keep it for myself!  Actually, I don't feel comfortable sending to someone unless it's something I would really like to keep Cheesy

I will definitely by sending sometime this week!
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« Reply #433 on: April 16, 2012 11:39:41 AM »

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« Reply #434 on: April 16, 2012 11:54:08 AM »

I really want to post a teaser pic to my partners i'm so excited over these.... if i did would it be this board or the gallery? and is that allowed? lol
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« Reply #435 on: April 16, 2012 12:30:34 PM »

I've finished up one.  One to go.  Gonna wait to send until I can take them both to the post office at the same time.
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« Reply #436 on: April 16, 2012 12:40:46 PM »

I had good intentions of getting my badges done over the weekend but instead spent that time at the hospital with my brother.  Maybe tonight I can really get going!
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« Reply #437 on: April 16, 2012 03:06:54 PM »

My first finished one is large also - same as above. The leaf looked fine embroidered but I added a rectangular back to spiff it up and it looks big. So that one will be mine. I will try version 2.0 tonight and see how small I can go. Maybe I'll use my nail scissors to cut it out ....
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« Reply #438 on: April 16, 2012 04:11:55 PM »

Just finished cutting my felt! Once the glue dries, it's stitching time!
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« Reply #439 on: April 16, 2012 04:14:06 PM »

If your partner is okay with a larger badge it's completely fine to make something bigger than what is suggested in the swap details.
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