This is the first card I started for Peggy. I then thought I had better see if it would be okay with Pat (foxy67). In the meantime, I decided to do the other card. When Pat got back to me, she said this would be okay. So I finished it.
I like this pattern, as you can change the color of the ribbon (this one is peach) for whatever type of cancer it is. I can even use this with a red ribbon for Women's heart disease.
This pattern is sewn with a 1 - 4 spacing. I did another with a 1 - 3 spacing, but the 1 - 4 looks better. I also did one with a different hair color, but here again, I like it with the same color for the body and hair.
So, this card and the other, went off to Peggy c/o Pat today. I hope Peggy enjoys getting all these cards of well wishes.
Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 GMT Views: 711
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Tue, Nov 12, 2013 @ 8:57 PM
Wow - just gorgeous!!! You are such a sweetie, Jennifer - a very faithful Teapotter, and extraordinary card maker and very sensitive to the person we are honoring. I love your cards almost as much as I love you. Mean it!
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Registered: February 24, 2008 Location: MN Posts: 11468
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 @ 9:01 PM
Jennifer..This is sooooo cool..I love it!! I like the hair the same color too. It all flows together..A realy neat card..And I'm sure Peggy will love it too. Thank You for deciding to mail this one too..
Registered: February 5, 2007 Location: St. Louis, MO Posts: 64053
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 @ 6:26 AM
Jennifer, your cards are always so unique and truly special. Love the stitched design to be the image of a woman and your colored bow makes it so personal for the person that you are sending it to. When the recipient opens their envelope, they HAVE to be in awe!
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 73670
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 @ 2:06 PM
Your embroidered cards are always beautiful and something so special to receive. I really like that stylised woman holding her flower. This does indeed look like a perfect card for ringing the colour changes depending on the person you're sending it to.
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