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« on: January 09, 2013 10:41:58 AM »

Last fall, my hubby was hanging out with his friend wearing this Star Wars Achievement Badge Zippy.  His friend was so in love with and lamented about it to his wife when he got home.  She then contacted me and commissioned me to make a sweatshirt for him, but Game of Thrones themed, with the house crests.  In exchanged for wine, I happily accepted.  Yes, that's right, I've now become a hobo in the crafting world and will craft for booze.  Bring on the wine!

So, here is the finished sweatshirt:





And the badges before they were attached to the sweatshirt.  Each is made from wool-blend felt and embroidery floss.  All was hand stitched.  For some of the bigger areas, I used felt to fill in, but I did a lot of embroidery on these, more than normal.  Like on the buck, his antlers are entirely stitched.  All in all, I'm very happy with how it turned out.  She gave him the sweatshirt for Christmas and he loved it.  <3  It was definitely fun to make!

Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2013 10:53:12 AM »

I totally want a "Will Craft for Booze" hoody!

Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2013 10:55:45 AM »

Awesome, jilly!! Your badges are so detailed and perfectly executed. He must be thrilled. Crafting for booze seems like an excellent exchange Smiley.
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« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2013 11:04:20 AM »

I totally want a "Will Craft for Booze" hoody!

Great job!

Lol, I totally need one of those, too!  ^_^

Thanks lime and smmarrt! <3
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« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2013 11:08:05 AM »

Wow! those badges are PERFECTLY done!  Impressive!
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« Reply #5 on: January 09, 2013 12:48:48 PM »

Pinned!!!! I just love this!  I would be happy to just have all the badges in a frame!!!

I would also like a I'll Craft for Booze sweatshirt Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: January 09, 2013 03:03:30 PM »

Wonderful badges. Are you going to craft a "craft-for-booze" badge now?
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« Reply #7 on: January 09, 2013 03:18:18 PM »

Wonderful badges. Are you going to craft a "craft-for-booze" badge now?

That would be a good one for my felt badge collection!  ^_^
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« Reply #8 on: January 12, 2013 03:54:03 PM »

This is so great! I LOVE Game of Thrones!!!!!
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« Reply #9 on: February 21, 2013 05:19:56 PM »

That is incredibly excellent!
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