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Thread: Christmas Row By Row - WIP

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    Panther Creek Quilting's Avatar
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    This is a work in progress that I started this afternoon. I wanted to post a few pictures. I also need some advice. All the pieces are fused down. I plan on doing a blanket stitch around the outsides of the snowmen, but what, if anything, would you suggest I do around the eyes, nose, arms, and mouth. To give a size, the eyes are the size of a pencil eraser.

    Thanks-

    Sheila

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    OO I am planning on doing this row by row myself.. I was thinking of doing the DMC floss in french knots or doing the DMC in X's for the mouth and eyes..... yours is LOOKING GOOD!

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    It's adorable. Maybe puffy paint around the eyes? It's washable, and would give them a bit of a sheen.

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    oooh you beat me to it... I have been copying the rows and hope to start on them by September... I have so many other things on the go...

    You could use black beads for the eyes. They are snowmen so I reckon you could go wild with the embelishments.

    Hoping to catch up with you. ciao

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    I figured if I start now I might be finished by Christmas. We will see. Would love to have anyone else working on this to post here also.

    Sheila

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    I'm doing this too and I'm using black flelt or wool so it doesn't frey and just tacking it down.

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    is that this? this topic appeared in february.

    there are a few others who have started it.

    http://www.quiltingboard.com/t-35988-1.htm

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    Butterflywing- Thanks for the link to the other discussion. Yes, they are the same BOM/Pattern. Are you working on this? Would love to see eveyone's progress.

    Sheila

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    I just need to get my background fabric and I am ready to start this. Looks good.

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    I have not started yet. Under renovations in my house so I have been away from my machine for a while. Plan on starting it soon.

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