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« on: June 10, 2017 10:01:27 PM »

I haven't been on for a while or crafting much lately but I thought I would share this fun project.  The chair was raffled to raise money for the local library.  The book I used was "Exploring Elizabethan Embroidery" by Dorothy Clarke and designs by Stephanie Powell.  It was a lot of fun to make and the needle weaving was very easy and fast.  I'm planning to make another chair next year using another book in the Elizabethan Embroidery series.



Finished chair.



Closeup of chair seat.

Closeup and how I worked the chair seat at my blog.
http://ravingsofamadcrafter.blogspot.com/

Thanks for looking and I appreciate any remarks and suggestions.
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« Reply #1 on: June 11, 2017 12:34:11 PM »

That's really cute!! I love the idea and yay supporting libraries!
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« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2017 08:58:15 AM »

Just beautiful!!  And I agree, yay, for supporting libraries!!
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« Reply #3 on: June 12, 2017 10:06:25 AM »

How very pretty! The library must have been thrilled to receive this beauty. Great work!
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« Reply #4 on: June 12, 2017 02:43:30 PM »

So beautiful! Such a wonderful way to support a cause.
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« Reply #5 on: June 15, 2017 02:23:09 PM »

*Snicker* "Chair-ity"! It looks very nice, the pink is a good touch.
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« Reply #6 on: June 26, 2017 02:29:43 PM »

Yay for the awesome pun - but wow that is a beautiful chair. Very nicely done and so generous of you to support the library this way.
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« Reply #7 on: July 08, 2017 01:45:40 PM »

Beautiful! You did a really great job
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