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« on: April 04, 2019 09:23:42 AM »

Not so sure what to title this... decoration?
Made for StainedMushroom in round 2 of the Positive Affirmation swap, I went with a different sort of hooplah. The cap is velvet, there are lots of french knots, some vintage doily bits, a paper clay face, eyelash yarn, & eyelet lace trim.


The green beads were a last minute addition, I think they make a good frame. I finished them before sending Smiley.


My partner had this affirmation pinned, I just loved it so added it to the back as a sort of quiet, private reminder that external things may be interesting or pretty to look at but the real magic is most often hidden out of sight.
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« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2019 10:49:44 AM »

This is so beautiful!
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« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2019 12:50:07 PM »

The front so perfectly expresses the "hidden" affirmation... MAGICAL!
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« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2019 01:00:58 PM »

This is amazing and a nice companion piece of sorts to your recent mushroom dotee too!  Very serene and elegant in appearance.
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« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2019 01:01:59 PM »

Oh wow, that is just fabulous!
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« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2019 02:15:03 PM »

This is sooo sweet. I absolutely love it. Fantastic work Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: April 04, 2019 03:14:34 PM »

Thanks friends Smiley. I made something similar but different for another partner in that swap that I'm about to post.
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Loove all the little details and thoughtfully layered textures!
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« Reply #8 on: April 05, 2019 07:26:29 AM »

This is fantastic.  I love how serene the face is, and how the lace is reflective of the delicacy of a mushrooms gills. 
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« Reply #9 on: April 05, 2019 07:54:08 AM »

Thanks Smiley. The face is paper clay pressed into a mold. Looking at it I almost wish I'd added some paint for shading but that may just be my idea of what a face looks like, a mushroom face should be pale all over, right?
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