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« Reply #370 on: July 06, 2014 08:58:10 AM »

sheepBlue, are you using a good quality wool felt, or craft felt?  Wool felt holds up much better.

I have a mixture of both in my stash. I just grabbed what colors I wanted to use. If I did it again I'd make sure it was the better quality stuff. Though truly in retrospect, the fish was probably an inch or less, so I should have omitted the felt completely and just stitched the darned thing!  Smiley Lesson learned.
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« Reply #371 on: July 06, 2014 09:02:41 AM »

Almost all of my things are stitched over a base of wool felt.  For instance the body of the cicada is padded with a piece of felt.  I've not gone as tiny as that fish sounds, though....
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« Reply #372 on: July 07, 2014 06:30:13 AM »

So. much. awesome! Especially dig the monarch (lol...totally feels like an unintentional Venture Bros ref).

I started stitching another square and using the lazy daisy stitch! Hope to finish it tonight....
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« Reply #373 on: July 07, 2014 05:15:42 PM »

And here it is!



It's a meditating Buddha surrounded by some lazy daisy flowers. Hope this one is more recognizable than my first galaxy attempt was!
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« Reply #374 on: July 07, 2014 05:32:28 PM »

That is lovely  Cheesy It's simplified and beautiful and recognizable as the buddha form too. Great job  Smiley
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« Reply #375 on: July 08, 2014 05:15:43 AM »

Love the Buddha square - even before I read what it was, I thought Buddha, so definitely recognisable.
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« Reply #376 on: July 08, 2014 06:22:25 AM »

I love purple and pink together...lovely...and it is easily recognizable!

Keep up the theme!  I like it!
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« Reply #377 on: July 08, 2014 06:24:06 AM »

Phew! Thanks guys. Grin
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« Reply #378 on: July 08, 2014 09:12:28 AM »

I do like that Buddha. It is very serene. Beautiful work.
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« Reply #379 on: July 08, 2014 10:58:53 AM »

It's so tiny but very recognizable!
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