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« on: August 28, 2019 04:08:32 PM »



I adapted this design from a machine embroidery pattern. Didn't want to completely fill it with color, so I did some loose fill stitches to get the feather colors where they should be. I like the overall effect!



Finished in a vintage frame that warms the colors a bit.

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« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2019 05:45:52 PM »

Your choices in color for the thread and the fabric on the background make this absolutely gorgeous!
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« Reply #2 on: August 28, 2019 06:17:24 PM »

Gah, this is so awesome! The fullness of the flowers is perfectly balanced with the lighter stitching on the owl. Great choices on fabric and frame too!
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« Reply #3 on: August 29, 2019 05:42:12 AM »

this is perfection!  Are you keeping it for yourself?
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« Reply #4 on: August 29, 2019 08:01:00 AM »

This is so fabulous!
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« Reply #5 on: August 29, 2019 01:36:45 PM »

Beautiful!
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Oh its just beautiful!! And those eyes are so intense! I really love this!!
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« Reply #7 on: August 31, 2019 08:14:58 AM »

This is stunning!!!! Your stitching is perfect.
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« Reply #8 on: September 12, 2019 12:33:54 PM »

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