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« on: December 24, 2013 02:27:53 PM »

For my big embroidery project, I'm learning a new stitch, turkey rug stitch, which is used to make a looped or fluffy texture.  Here's the tutorial I'm following:  http://www.embroidery.rocksea.org/stitch/knots/turkey-rug-knot/

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« Reply #1 on: December 25, 2013 09:35:58 AM »

I ended up taking out those stitches because I realized I was doing things in the wrong order!   Tongue

Here are the loops completed:

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« Reply #2 on: December 26, 2013 08:11:57 AM »

Woah! That is crazy! I can't wait to see the finished project.
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« Reply #3 on: December 26, 2013 08:29:55 AM »

I've never heard of the turkey stitch. it looks cool. I can't wait to see everything together when you're done!
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« Reply #4 on: December 26, 2013 09:03:39 AM »

Isn't it fun?   Cheesy

Here are the loops cut and fluffed:

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« Reply #5 on: December 26, 2013 09:04:26 AM »

That is way cool.
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« Reply #6 on: December 26, 2013 09:18:27 AM »

The fluffy possibilities are endless!   Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: December 27, 2013 09:59:33 AM »

So many ideas floating round my head at the moment! I even like it before its all cut up! tres intresting!
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« Reply #8 on: December 28, 2013 09:05:28 AM »

Can't wait to see what you make!  Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: January 16, 2014 09:35:00 PM »

Most useful!
What's the grey stitch in the middle of the sunflower? It speaks to me.
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« Reply #10 on: January 17, 2014 07:31:27 AM »

It's just closely packed stab stitch/seed stitch using all the strands of floss.  Smiley

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« Reply #11 on: January 19, 2014 10:00:00 AM »

It's really nice looking !
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