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« on: November 11, 2012 07:32:06 PM »

For the last 6 years I've made a quilted stocking - sometimes for the Stocking Swap and sometimes for decorating our house.  The 2012 edition is going to a lady at my church who I think could use a little pick me up this Christmas.  I plan to add stuffers of things I know she enjoys.


                                   
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« Reply #1 on: November 11, 2012 08:02:18 PM »

I really like that! Was it a pattern or did you make it up? That is really sweet of you to make it for that lady!
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« Reply #2 on: November 11, 2012 10:27:21 PM »

Was it a pattern or did you make it up?

I made it up.  I drew the basic shape of the stocking and then figured out how to divide it so that it could be sewn together - a bit of work but I find it enjoyable giving myself a challenge.
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« Reply #3 on: November 12, 2012 10:54:42 AM »

Nice! Plus, the wedge sections look like Christmas trees!
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« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2012 11:56:18 AM »

So neat, and so incredibly thoughtful of you!  I'm planning on making some stockings this year, but I just couldn't figure out what I wanted to do...maybe I'll follow your example!
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