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« on: August 07, 2018 07:13:49 AM »

I made this for PerfectlyBohemian in the recent Jurassic Park Swap.



I knew I wanted to embroider Blue, the velociraptor from the new movies in the franchise, and I knew she needed some flower accents. I pulled some images of the Internet and combined them to get the arrangement I wanted. This is the image I came up with, then I modified it using the "photocopy" artistic effect in PPT before printing and transferring to my fabric.



Here are some WIP shots of the embroidery before I turned it into a mug rug for PB:



This was my first time stitching woven roses, I love the way they look!



Thanks for looking. Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2018 07:27:04 AM »

This is brilliant!
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« Reply #2 on: August 07, 2018 08:03:28 AM »

Oh my goodness! What fun!
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« Reply #3 on: August 07, 2018 09:50:08 AM »

Still super love this. Blue is great, and I love the floral laurel (see what I did there?)

fun!

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« Reply #4 on: August 07, 2018 10:07:02 AM »

Very cool! Reminds me of a velociraptor t-shirt I've seen that says, "She has style, she has grace, she'll probably eat your face!"
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« Reply #5 on: August 07, 2018 10:50:41 AM »

Oh, this is so perfect!  Love.
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« Reply #6 on: August 07, 2018 01:43:16 PM »

Haha...thanks guys.

Floral laurel... Cheesy

I saw an "eat your face" image when searching for pics to base the pattern on! Blue had a floral crown, which I debated going for, but Mr. Road helped me settle on this design instead.

Though I do love the idea of stitching up something with a floral crown...
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« Reply #7 on: August 08, 2018 12:57:22 PM »

Lovely stitching and such a fun design!!
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« Reply #8 on: August 08, 2018 12:59:49 PM »

Fantastic! You did such a great job with the flowers too, wow, super pretty.
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« Reply #9 on: August 08, 2018 03:01:04 PM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured Project! Smiley
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