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« on: July 20, 2014 10:05:23 AM »

I stitched this up a as thank you for my Halloween in June partner. She totally spoiled me so I had to send her a little something! I decided to put a doily behind it to look more like spider webs.



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« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2014 10:14:02 AM »

Wow!! That is so creepy cool!! The doily goes perfect with the design you stitched! Amazing stuff!
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« Reply #2 on: July 20, 2014 10:19:44 AM »

Than you!  Kiss
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« Reply #3 on: July 20, 2014 11:42:15 AM »

I adore this!  The red leaves are a nice touch.
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« Reply #4 on: July 20, 2014 12:53:37 PM »

I really like it!  Is it your own design?
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« Reply #5 on: July 20, 2014 01:41:59 PM »

Thanks! It isn't. It is from Urban Threads.
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« Reply #6 on: July 20, 2014 02:59:49 PM »

Ok!  Still, very cool!   Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: July 20, 2014 06:55:17 PM »

Pretty genius of you to mount your work on a doily...mind if I steal that idea one day? Beautiful stitching there, kittykill.
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« Reply #8 on: July 20, 2014 11:20:14 PM »

Wow! That is so gorgeous!
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« Reply #9 on: July 21, 2014 06:16:54 AM »

love the doily behind the piece!  Your stitching is really beautiful!
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« Reply #10 on: July 21, 2014 08:09:59 AM »

Thank you! The doily was added by accident.  Cheesy I didn't have any good fabric or a hoop that would fit and I am trying to use up everything I have before buying new stuff so...there ya go! I think I will try other pieces out with lace and crochet doilies.
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« Reply #11 on: July 21, 2014 08:36:07 AM »

This is gorgeous!  As usual your stitching is perfect!
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« Reply #12 on: July 21, 2014 12:38:04 PM »

Love it! Great feel and the title is awesome.
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« Reply #13 on: July 22, 2014 08:18:40 AM »

Your stitching is so good. This design is awesome. Love it!
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« Reply #14 on: July 23, 2014 09:15:15 AM »

I'm absolutely enamoured with this!
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« Reply #15 on: July 27, 2014 05:57:17 PM »

I love this!   I love how the skeleton's arms play with the design of the lace.  You have one lucky swap partner!
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« Reply #16 on: July 29, 2014 08:00:18 AM »

Beautiful! I love the skeleton.
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« Reply #17 on: July 29, 2014 03:55:31 PM »

That is dang awesome and I want to steal it.
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« Reply #18 on: July 30, 2014 08:10:11 AM »

Thank you!
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« Reply #19 on: July 30, 2014 12:38:33 PM »

HAHAHA! I just realized this was stitched by kittykill. Woo, I feel a bit ditzy.
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« Reply #20 on: July 30, 2014 01:10:32 PM »

 Cheesy
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« Reply #21 on: July 30, 2014 05:53:37 PM »

Awesome idea to use the doily!!!  I will have to remember that!
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« Reply #22 on: August 01, 2014 04:15:05 PM »

That is amazing. I just love everything about it.
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« Reply #23 on: August 04, 2014 08:14:11 PM »

Oh My Gosh- My friend Sara would kill for something this cool!
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« Reply #24 on: August 15, 2014 06:16:29 AM »

Gasp. Kittykill, I love this so much!
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« Reply #25 on: August 16, 2014 03:29:04 PM »

Thank you!
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« Reply #26 on: August 17, 2014 03:59:47 PM »

What a beautifully spooky piece!
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« Reply #27 on: August 18, 2014 08:13:40 AM »

Thank you!
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« Reply #28 on: August 23, 2014 12:22:29 AM »

Such a beautiful illustration of the saying.  I hope to do one like this myself one day.  I also love the way you used what you had on hand i.e. the doily, and that has made it even more impressive.
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