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« on: March 04, 2014 02:27:35 PM »

Hi all!
Here is one part of a box of yellow goodies I sent to my lovely partner craftADDchick in the Box of Sunshine Swap. She had some sunflowers and bees in her pinterest, and I had some pom-pom trim that I really wanted to use...





This is a 6" hoop. I used fusible interfacing to initially hold the flower petals and center onto the blue fabric. The petals were sewn down with a stem stitch, the center with a ring of french knots, and the bee was done with a combination of back-stitch, satin stitch and something that I don't know the name of, but looks a lot like fur when you trim the loops.

Thanks for looking! I hope it brightened your day!
 
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« Reply #1 on: March 04, 2014 04:54:26 PM »

Very cheerful!
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« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2014 06:07:44 PM »

It's so sweet.  I love bees Grin
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« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2014 08:33:30 AM »

Ooo, I love every part of this! The colors, the trim, the fuzzy bee!
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« Reply #4 on: March 05, 2014 01:49:49 PM »

This is so bright and cheery. I'm sure it makes your partner smile. I love the pom pom fringe.
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« Reply #6 on: March 17, 2014 05:16:13 PM »

I love this hoop. So bright and fun!
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« Reply #7 on: March 18, 2014 08:24:50 PM »

This is so cheerful....makes me long for warm summer days! Smiley
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