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« on: December 08, 2012 10:32:27 PM »


I made this for Leashhh for the christmas stocking swap.  I really like how it turned out.
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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2012 10:36:11 PM »

Oh wow, was that all wet felted? Using a resist? I still need to try that method. And I'm guessing you added the blue with needles or are you actually that good? Very nicely done. Leashhh is lucky girl.
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« Reply #2 on: December 09, 2012 01:25:32 AM »

That is beautiful and exactly like peacock feathers. What a lovely gift.
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« Reply #3 on: December 09, 2012 07:27:54 AM »

This is a really nice stocking, I love the colours.
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« Reply #4 on: December 09, 2012 07:47:34 AM »

Oh wow, was that all wet felted? Using a resist? I still need to try that method. And I'm guessing you added the blue with needles or are you actually that good? Very nicely done. Leashhh is lucky girl.

The stocking is completely wet felted.  The green, blue and purple are bits of silk fabric nuno felted onto the stocking.
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« Reply #5 on: December 09, 2012 08:18:01 AM »

Wow, kmac, you are amazing.
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« Reply #6 on: December 09, 2012 08:42:25 AM »

Lovely and Love!
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« Reply #7 on: December 09, 2012 11:21:43 AM »

What a gorgeous stocking!!
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« Reply #8 on: December 10, 2012 04:00:08 PM »

Truly amazing, as usual.  It looks great.  Good to see you online.
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« Reply #9 on: December 10, 2012 09:05:12 PM »

Truly amazing, as usual.  It looks great.  Good to see you online.

Thanks Pinokeeo Grin
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Gorgeous - the colours are beautiful. Definitely an heirloom to keep for future years.
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« Reply #11 on: December 12, 2012 08:29:53 AM »

beautiful, simply beautiful.
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« Reply #12 on: December 17, 2012 08:53:17 AM »

Wow! I love it! It's super gorgeous!
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