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« on: November 03, 2012 03:21:59 PM »

So, this is nothing snazzy like all of the other stuff on here, but I'm still very proud of myself. This is the first time that I've done needlework, I'm usually a strict knitter but wanted to do something different for the other half for his big 30. I wrote it out with using my own handwriting..I pretty much free formed the whole thing and used plied yarn that I just took apart.   




This got made into a small pillow for the bedroom. I knit a square and then sewed the two together and stuffed with filler.

I want to try doing this stuff again, I think it may be pretty addictive like knitting though.
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« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2012 12:46:01 AM »

The footprints are really cute.
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« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2012 08:04:22 AM »

This looks great! You should post the finished pillow!
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« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2012 08:03:36 AM »

Definitely finish it as a pillow. Keep up the good work!
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