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« on: August 11, 2013 08:18:06 AM »

In the past two weeks my husband's grandparents have celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary and his brother has gotten married. I made each couple an embroidery to commemorate their big day. I'm still new to embroidery, so my stitches still need some work...don't judge too harshly!

For his grandparent's I made this re-take on a classic "just married" wedding car. I found the idea on Pinterest and just loved it. They loved it too  Smiley





For my brother in law and his new wife I made this hearts carved in a tree embroidery. I got the free pattern from a blog I found on Pinterest.




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« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2013 08:30:48 AM »

so sweet! 
i wouldn't believe you are a newbie to embroidery had you not said it, your stitches are lovely!  very nice work Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2013 09:16:17 AM »

These are darling! Wink
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« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2013 11:28:09 AM »

What a wonderful idea and so cute. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2013 12:57:56 PM »

I especially like the first one.
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« Reply #5 on: August 11, 2013 02:35:51 PM »

Adorable! Too funny, I was just last night talking to my husband about taking a road trip for our anniversary and putting that on our car. I must be channeling your awesome work!  Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: August 14, 2013 06:59:51 AM »

Both sweet and well done!
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« Reply #7 on: August 14, 2013 07:29:08 PM »

Thanks so much for the compliments!
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« Reply #8 on: August 15, 2013 03:36:12 PM »

These are both fab and your stitching is wonderful, I never would have known you were new to it. The Still Married piece is my favorite, so sweet, and such an accomplishment! Congratulations to both of the happy couples!
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« Reply #9 on: August 15, 2013 11:40:24 PM »

These are so sweet and well made!
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