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jexxican
« on: January 07, 2014 08:38:51 PM »

My partner in the Christmas Stocking Swap had this X stitch pattern pinned and I knew I had to make it. I decided to do it in gold rather than the white it was originally done in because it is so much more fitting to the quote. I also decided it would be rather fitting to put it on a journal so I did.

I haven't heard from her since before she received so I hope she loves it.
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« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2014 01:01:58 AM »

Perfect. Excellent stitching. I'm sure she loves it. I have always wanted to do a swap... maybe after i move and get settled. 
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« Reply #2 on: January 08, 2014 07:14:09 AM »

Awesome- and perfect quote for a journal!
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« Reply #3 on: January 08, 2014 11:15:15 AM »

I love that quote. And your stitching is great!
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« Reply #4 on: January 08, 2014 08:42:02 PM »

I know I love it!
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jexxican
« Reply #5 on: January 11, 2014 09:05:25 AM »

Thanks you guys! Mauoijenn, do a swap! They are great fun!
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« Reply #6 on: January 12, 2014 07:32:05 AM »

It turned out great!
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