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1  COOKING / Recipes and Cooking Tips / Shrimp, Leek, and Creme Fraiche Ravioli on: August 15, 2010 03:12:00 PM
























2  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / embroidered wedding canopy on: September 13, 2007 10:05:33 PM
I spent all summer embroidering a chuppah (wedding canopy) that I was commissioned to make. It is about 5ft x 6ft and I embroidered the border about 8 inches deep.  The design is based of the couple's invitations.  I had never done anything this large before and didn't have a whole lot of time to do it, but I did finish!  It was pretty intense near the end though, I spent an entire weekend doing nothing else and my hands started to cramp up...actually they still kind of hurt.  Is it lame to have an embroidering injury....??

all folded up:


folded in half (the two long sides have the more intricate design, while the two shorter sides are slightly less intricate):


closeups:




3  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / pillowcase to piano pencil skirt on: July 17, 2007 05:22:04 PM
this was once a pillowcase and is now a piano pencil skirt.
front:


back:


keys (a little messy, first attempt at stenciling):
4  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / halter on: June 25, 2007 08:09:04 PM
from a too big camisole and part of a tiered skirt that looked too much like a costume:
5  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / jeans on: June 25, 2007 08:05:41 PM
6  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / place mats on: June 25, 2007 08:04:46 PM
7  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / embroidered people jacket on: February 17, 2007 09:52:44 PM
I found this coat in a free pile but the back had been spraypainted.  I covered it over with embroidery:








8  HOME SWEET HOME / Exterior Decorating / Yard Art / Gardening: Discussion and Questions / bottletrees on: February 17, 2007 09:29:20 PM
anybody have a bottletree? pictures? I'm still collecting...
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