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« on: June 12, 2012 12:59:26 AM »

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have you even try this kind of embroidery with mirrors? i saw it in a purse and i just cant help to try it..! now im adicted to this Tongue
also i made a tutorial, i hope you like it and try it...

this is the result:




and u can find the video tutorial here:

http://youtu.be/--36YX_KRbI
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« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2012 01:58:05 AM »

It looks great, is that a sequin in the centre?
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« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2012 02:05:08 AM »

yes Smiley is a large sequin, u can also use little mirrors but it depends on which fabric are u using coz mirrors are heavier , i like sequins because are lightweight and also u can find the in a lot of colors and sizes Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: June 12, 2012 03:55:39 AM »

Thank you for the video tutorial  Smiley I have made a crochet version of these before and sewed it onto projects as I didn't know how to begin embroidering them!
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« Reply #4 on: June 12, 2012 07:06:50 AM »

Great! thanks loads for the tut! They are so lovely Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: June 13, 2012 03:46:47 AM »

Cute Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: June 24, 2012 10:10:11 AM »

thank you everyone for the lovely coments Smiley and Kookaloo_Starr i would like to see that crochet version! must be great!
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« Reply #7 on: June 24, 2012 10:22:37 AM »

This is my crocheted version Diamantyna  Smiley



and these are the ones I embroidered onto my pants following along with your youtube video  Smiley




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« Reply #8 on: June 24, 2012 12:06:38 PM »

woow! i just loved it!!! with the thread u leave attached it can be used in a several ways! im thinking of jewerly for example... just great!! and the colorfull thread was an amazing idea!really well done...

ur pants looks amazing also!! im glad the video tutorial helped u to made it Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: June 30, 2012 06:00:28 AM »

Neat!
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