Saturday, September 01, 2007

Finish Thirty-Three

WOOHOO! My Halloween SAL is complete! Here is Halloween Bunny by Sandi Gore Evans -

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I'm not really sure if that's his official name. The reason Shannon couldn't find the pattern was that it was part of the Leisure Arts A Stitch In Time 1997 Cross Stitch Calendar :o)

I got creative this time and finished him as a cube -

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This is my very first cube and I'm very pleased with the results :o) I do need some practice with my bow making though and I thought I had an instruction sheet on how to make them but I couldn't find it. That would figure! LOL!

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I kind of shot myself in the foot with this design. I knew I wanted to stitch it on black (32 count Lugana at that!) and never even thought of the black spider that is attached to his ear :o( Thankfully there exists spider charms! Whew! It just wouldn't be right to leave him out of the design.

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I love the fabric I picked up for the back of this. Unfortunately it doesn't glow in the dark but that's okay :o)

I'm pretty impressed...there were a few of you who guessed my two favorite things but you were still unsure ;o) Pumpkins "should" have been on the top of your lists! LOL! And of course, BUNNIES are a must as well! When I saw this pattern I just about laughed myself silly and I knew I had to stitch it.

So, I'm doing "a little dance" now that mine is complete. Now to wait for Shannon, Katie and Faith Ann ;o)

14 comments:

Jenn said...

That is just the cutest piece! You did a great job finishing it.

Julie said...

How cute is that? And I LOVE how you finished it! Great job!

Irene said...

He is amazing, love the way you finished him off.

Karen said...

thats a great finish I love the little spider charm

Barb said...

That is so cute. Good job on it.

Itching To Stitch said...

This is one of the cutest Halloween pieces I've ever seen. Great stitching and beautiful finishing ;)

Lili said...

So I was right all long with your fav!
Your bunny just made me smile! He's too cute!
Hugs!
Lili

Faith Ann said...

Cute! Gorgeous finishing job!!

BeckySC said...

That's just too adorable! Wonderful finish :)

Lori-Ann said...

Yes, he does make one chuckle :)

Good job!

Mary Ann said...

Oh, how cute!!!! And, it is finished perfectly!

Shannon L. said...

Love it ! It's perfect ! LOL

Alberta ('Berta) said...

Great job!

Maribel said...

I love this design! It looks great! You´ve done a great job on the finishing! Super!
Greetings
Maribel