Monday, March 29, 2010

The Tardis is Finished


The back side is a thin black velvet that resembles light weight Ultrasuede.  I am quite happy with it although I could have done a better job on the roof.  Stitching it to resemble the photos wasn't as successful as I'd hoped.  Somehow the angle made the stitches look odd.  I would have done better to have ignored the photos and do stitches to fill a triangular space instead of doing stepped satin stitches.  But that only matters to me and it is a lesson I'll remember the next time I stitch a building.



Hope you like it!

Written by Jane/Chilly Hollow
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11 comments:

  1. Jane,

    I think it has turned out amazingly well considering all the difficulties that went with this project and I think that we have all learned a thing or two from this experiment.

    The recipient of this gift should be very happy with it.

    Pierrette =^..^=

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  2. Congratulations! It looks wonderful!

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  3. This turned out so cute. It has been fun watching your progress. Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Like it? Love it! The Tardis turned out great, Jane. Your niece is so lucky!
    Counting down the days until Doctor Who is on TV.

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  5. Great job. I think it looks fantastic.

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  6. I love this! You neice is so lucky to have an aunt who not only stitches for her, but does something special like this that is a one of a kind. Great job, and looking forward to your next project.

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  7. Personally I think it's great. Let us know what the recipient thinks...
    Glenis

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