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« on: April 23, 2012 06:35:47 AM »

I've wanted to make this piece for a while and finally got around to it this weekend. Normally I stitch pieces that are full of felt and bright colors and cutesy animals, so this is really different for me...I'm really happy with it, though!

The first version was pretty terrible - I ripped it out and restitched almost the whole thing. If you're interested you can read about the process on my blog.





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« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2012 06:45:09 AM »

Subtle, simple, and striking. Awesome work.
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« Reply #2 on: April 23, 2012 07:40:21 AM »

I love the simplicity of this! Your stitches look great and the subject matter is so funny. Great job  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: April 23, 2012 09:55:49 AM »

This is too cute! I love the idea and style of this! The simplicity is perfect Smiley I pinned it Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: April 23, 2012 10:29:00 AM »

Hilarious! I love this piece so much! Great stichin'. Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: April 23, 2012 01:13:38 PM »

Thank you all for the compliments! I'm looking forward to trying more sketch-like pieces. They stitch up really quickly...quite rewarding!
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« Reply #6 on: April 23, 2012 06:19:42 PM »

Eeep!  That's too cute!  With three cats of my own, I can definitely relate...

Simple stitching, yet so effective.  Bravo!
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« Reply #7 on: April 23, 2012 06:50:18 PM »

haha so cute!   Cheesy  great job. 
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« Reply #8 on: April 24, 2012 12:01:04 PM »

I love the simplicity of the design which helps convey the humor behind the piece. It also reminds of the charming little unfinished line sketches of cats I've seen in needlecraft books.
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« Reply #9 on: April 24, 2012 03:18:29 PM »

I agree with what everyone's said -- LOVE the simple style of it.  Especially the fuzzy cat on the right Smiley
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