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« on: January 08, 2014 02:33:46 PM »

I was cleaning out a bench in our bedroom that I've used to store craft supplies for a long time and came across this piece of work that I'm thinking I made 20 years ago, which would mean it was one of my first completed projects as an adult.

My sons would have been 4 and 2 at that time and so they weren't always able to express themselves clearly but I usually knew what they meant - that's why this caught my attention and I had to stitch it.  Why it ever got put in the bench I'm not sure.


                   
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« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2014 02:42:23 PM »

Very sweet
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« Reply #2 on: January 08, 2014 05:24:18 PM »

This is darling!  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: January 08, 2014 05:50:30 PM »

Very pretty! My mom recently gave me a necklace with this saying on it, and it is so true.
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« Reply #4 on: January 08, 2014 06:14:35 PM »

This is so true.  Wonderful stitching.
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« Reply #5 on: January 09, 2014 08:10:00 AM »

This is very sweet.
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« Reply #6 on: January 12, 2014 10:34:12 AM »

lovely work and senitment...glad you found it!
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« Reply #7 on: January 13, 2014 01:30:16 PM »

Beautiful...and true.
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« Reply #8 on: January 25, 2014 06:56:54 PM »

Awesome message and gorgeously stitched!!
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« Reply #9 on: January 25, 2014 07:31:36 PM »

Thanks everyone for the nice comments!
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