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« on: July 28, 2006 09:21:48 AM »

I made these last summer, but neglected to post them on here. But I should have...I got my inspiration from a Craftster post with an awesome Star Wars embroidered quilt! These were an apartment-warming present for my boyfriend, who is a huge Star Wars nut.  Roll Eyes


Yoda, finished. The two pillows are each 18"x18".


Close up, this is. It was based off of coloring book images that I found online. Add a little white transfer paper, some black cotton, and I went to town. I was really surprised by how quickly they went: Yoda took me an afternoon and an evening, and Darth even less.


Backing fabric was from JoAnn's.


And here's Darth. At the time I took the pictures, he was still in progress. The orange fabric was what I used for the mitered background of the second pillow.

What better present for my Jedi knight?  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2006 09:51:38 AM »

These look great -- what an awesome gift!
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« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2006 12:52:40 PM »

OMG!!!  that is the hottest thing I've ever seen!   DAAAAANNNNGGGG Smiley  Your stitches are so neat and perfect and I LOVE the colors you chose..  rock on, dude, that's amazing!!!
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« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2006 02:15:36 PM »

So cute, that is!!!! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2006 06:36:58 PM »

That Darth Vader is AWESOME. Good job, I'm sure your boyfriend will be psyched!
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tejer
« Reply #5 on: July 30, 2006 01:21:24 AM »

That is the best housewarming gift. So thoughtful and well done!
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yamwam
« Reply #6 on: July 30, 2006 06:48:46 AM »

Fantastic! I want to make some for myself now!
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