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« on: July 03, 2014 08:46:50 PM »

I made this for my partner in the Woodland Creature & Enchanted Forest swap



I found the fabric in the scrap bin at a local fabric shop. What luck! I thought it was absolutely perfect for this project. I didn't use a pattern for the embroidery, but I saw a similar design on Pinterest that inspired mine.

The stitching isn't perfect, but it has been years since I've embroidered and even then I never completed a project that wasn't just chain stitch. I'm pretty happy with it and can't wait to do more embroidery!
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« Reply #1 on: July 04, 2014 12:30:57 AM »

I really love this piece. I have decided that I prefer embroidery on a patterned background. Given that the background compliments the piece and doesn't obscure it, as I've seen it do before. But this ones works so well. Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: July 04, 2014 03:51:57 AM »

That is simple and lovely. The background fabric is such a lucky find!! And I am envious of how neat your satin stitch is - great job!
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« Reply #3 on: July 04, 2014 07:27:31 AM »

That is so adorable! Great stitching!
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« Reply #4 on: July 04, 2014 10:51:10 AM »

So cute! It couldn't be more perfect!
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« Reply #5 on: July 04, 2014 08:46:37 PM »

Very pretty!
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« Reply #6 on: July 05, 2014 05:56:47 AM »

Adorable!
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« Reply #7 on: August 04, 2014 11:23:47 PM »

if this hoop were mine, I would put it on my wall where I craft and just drool over it daily. I loooove it!!
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« Reply #8 on: September 14, 2014 08:09:18 AM »

Lovely! I like the way you used negative space to show the underside of the mushroom


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« Reply #9 on: September 15, 2014 09:40:21 AM »

What a fabulous little mushroom!  Looks great
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