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« Reply #10 on: December 05, 2016 08:10:47 AM »

This is gorgeous! The gradient of colors is fantastic. Are there six different shades in there?
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« Reply #11 on: December 05, 2016 08:22:00 AM »

This is gorgeous! The gradient of colors is fantastic. Are there six different shades in there?

I thought about it, but didn't have enough of the right shades to do 6 shade changes. It's 4 different colors.
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« Reply #12 on: December 07, 2016 06:02:32 AM »

Woah! This is beautiful! I love the sparkle, too!
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« Reply #13 on: December 07, 2016 11:43:21 AM »

This is amazing!! I would like to try this...do you have a tutorial for it by any chance? Is that rude to ask? I really, really want one Smiley
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« Reply #14 on: December 07, 2016 02:21:52 PM »

Woah!!  Truly stunning!
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« Reply #15 on: December 07, 2016 03:18:40 PM »

This is amazing!! I would like to try this...do you have a tutorial for it by any chance? Is that rude to ask? I really, really want one Smiley

It's not rude to ask  Cheesy I did it sort of like my stumpwork tutorial which you can find on the embroidery board. I embroidered and filled the lotus shape on some fabric (I didn't use any wire like you would with stumpwork), and then applied white glue to the edges to stiffen up the fabric. Once that was dry I was able to cut out the lotus shape and then carefully glued felt to the back to cover up all the messy stitches and sewed in the jump rings to connect it to some chain.

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« Reply #16 on: December 07, 2016 06:19:47 PM »

This is super striking!
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« Reply #17 on: December 08, 2016 03:03:46 PM »

This is incredible! I love it!
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« Reply #18 on: December 27, 2016 07:51:06 AM »

Gorgeous
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Wow, this is stunning.
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