And so someone needs a pillow!
A few weeks ago I saw this on Facebook:
Liam is my stepbrother, for lack of a better term. I'm actually more like an aunt, so when I commented on his post I'm sure he took little or no notice. But I cannot be taunted so…
I'm sure he had in mind something much along these lines:
which might be OK for any ordinary man, but this guy is an über geek, an authentic rocket scientist who has a job working at a downright spaceship company. So I thought I'd try to look a bit smart (ass) and came up with this.
I love using chain stitch this way:
I printed images from the internets onto fabric for these bits:
I did the outline of "Principles" in back stitch which took and AGE! I should have used stem stitch. It was really wimpy looking so I ended up wrapping each stitch to beef it up. I'm getting a massage on Thursday!
Here's the back which looks pretty manly to me, right?
I have to get together with him before New Years Day to give it to him before he heads back to Area 51. Hope he likes it