by laffma1 09 Dec 2015

Put a gaelic Christmas greeting on this sweatshirt for a friend's birthday. Used metallic thread for the gold lettering. Hope you like it as much as she did.

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by babash 11 Dec 2015

That looks so nice and the placement is perfect. Thought you are game using Metalic thread for the lettering as it can be so tempermental. Well done.

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laffma1 by laffma1 12 Dec 2015

Thanks so much. Yes, metallic thread can be challenging, and I have had some problems in the past. But the brand of thread I have been using for about 4 yrs now stitches beautifully.

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by tlp22 10 Dec 2015

Beautiful job.

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laffma1 by laffma1 11 Dec 2015

Thanks!

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by sandralane 10 Dec 2015

Nice sweat shirt. Sandra.

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laffma1 by laffma1 11 Dec 2015

Thanks!

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by asterixsew Moderator 10 Dec 2015

Lovely work. I haven't seen the Gaelic greetings before but am used to Nadolig Llawen which is Welsh. Great piece of work

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thank you. Yes, there are several variations in gaelic that differ depending on the country and dialect.

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by pennyhal2 10 Dec 2015

Fantastic design for a sweatshirt! I like how you alternated the colors.

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thank you.

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by lbrow 10 Dec 2015

Beautiful shirt/Lillian

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thank you Lillian.

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by sonjapotgieter 10 Dec 2015

Fantastic work you have done..I would also Love it!!!!

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thsnk you!

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by connerj 10 Dec 2015

Beautiful colors and font - great work :)

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thanks.

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by pldc 10 Dec 2015

You did a wonderful job! ~hugs~

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laffma1 by laffma1 13 Jan 2016

Thanks!!

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by jrob Moderator 10 Dec 2015

I love it. What a great job.

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thank you!

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by jenne 10 Dec 2015

I like this, what does it say in English?

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thanks, it means Merry Christmas.

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by baydreamer 10 Dec 2015

She will love this!

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thank you. She did. Her family embraces their Irish heritage, so I thought this design would be nice for the holiday season.

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by lidiad 10 Dec 2015

That's a lovely design and love the font too! Well done, Maureen.
Hugs, Lidia

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thank you Lidia, hugs for you as well.

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by Trish56 10 Dec 2015

This is great, great colours and well stitched, thanks for sharing, Trish

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thanks Trish. I also like the way the colors "pop" against the black shirt.

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by spendlove Moderator 10 Dec 2015

Very nice indeed.

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thanks!

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by pennifold 10 Dec 2015

I love it, what does it mean "I love Christmas" or something like that? It's beautiful. Love Chris

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Trish56 by Trish56 10 Dec 2015

Chris, it says Merry Christmas, Trish

laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thanks Chris (and you too, Trish). Yes - it means Merry Christmas.

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by crafter2243 Moderator 09 Dec 2015

I like it. It looks very nicely stitched.Your friend should be happy with your birthday gift

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thank you. She did like it. I wasn't sure if I would lile the metallic thread on a sweatshirt like this, but now I think it is my favorite part. It really makes the lettering shine, and that makes it nice for the holidays.

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by noah 09 Dec 2015

Looks very cheerful i like it hugs

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Dec 2015

Thanks Carolyn. Hugs for you, too.

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