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« on: October 05, 2013 02:10:31 PM »

Here's a little embroidered felt cake I made for Colorado Deb in the Favorite Book Swap Rd 2, my favorite book being "Titus Groan."  For this project I learned the technique of Casalguidi, which builds up a thick rope of stem stitches.  Here it represents the letter "S" in sugar cream on Swelter's calling card:

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« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2013 02:26:02 PM »

That looks like an awesome technique! Looks just like icing!
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« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2013 02:28:12 PM »

Oops, forgot to link to the tutorial!  http://www.needlenthread.com/2012/03/stitch-play-casalguidi-stitch.html
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