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« on: July 30, 2012 06:41:40 PM »

stitched this handsome gentleman on to a canvas bag for hgddm for the latest round of IYP.



i had a hard time deciding how to do his eyes, but finally settled on satin stitching.  the rest is back stitch except for his little cuff links, which are french knots.  the pattern is from Urban Threads, isn't he cute?



here's a terrible photo of the whole bag for size reference Wink


thanks for looking!   Grin
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« Reply #1 on: July 30, 2012 07:10:33 PM »

What a gorgeous Gentlemanly Octopus, great colour too, love that Blue.  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: July 30, 2012 07:40:43 PM »

Ooh, I love his eyes. They came out great! What a lucky lady to have such a gentleman to accompany her on her travels.
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« Reply #3 on: July 30, 2012 07:58:10 PM »

Awesome! Love it! Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: July 30, 2012 11:44:57 PM »

Very cute - what a dashing fellow!
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« Reply #5 on: August 02, 2012 05:23:17 PM »

Haha it's the cuffs that really make this octopus so adorable and very, very dapper and handsome!  Wink
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« Reply #6 on: August 02, 2012 06:57:28 PM »

thanks guys!  i have to admit, i really had a hard time not keeping him for myself!   Grin
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« Reply #7 on: August 08, 2012 03:35:04 PM »

Eeeep! So cute! He is very dapper!
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