by maggiecal 20 Jan 2016

We had a hand embroidered version of this poem done by a friend of my mom's hanging in my childhood home and my sister asked me if I could make something similar. The stacked tea cups are Embroidery Library, the font is Jolson's Handprint floss. Thinking I may need to make up some matching mug rugs. (It is centered in the stitching area of the hoop - Husqvarna's center hoop isn't visual center).

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by justsew 27 Jan 2016

How lovely, you have done a stunning job.
Hugs pam

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by lilylyn 26 Jan 2016

Beautiful work. Thanks for sharing the font and designs. Lyn

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by peafarm 22 Jan 2016

What a beautiful sentiment. Nicely done.

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maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thank you.

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by aussiequilter 22 Jan 2016

very sweet

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maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thanks!

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by nonna57 21 Jan 2016

STUNNING Love it, Well done. A keepsake for sure :)

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maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thank you!

maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thank you!

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by katydid 21 Jan 2016

oh , so sweet! Love it. Kay

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maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thanks!

maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thanks!

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by lbrow 21 Jan 2016

I love it. You have done a beasutiful job. Bravo!/Lillian

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maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thanks Lillian!

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by Wendyy 21 Jan 2016

I love it. This is such a sweet memory to have. You did a great piece for your sister.

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maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thanks!

maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thanks!

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by karenalice 21 Jan 2016

so sweet.

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maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thanks.

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by hbeiff 21 Jan 2016

thank you wish I could make designs

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maggiecal by maggiecal 22 Jan 2016

Thanks!

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by sjbrower 21 Jan 2016

Thanks beautiful.... both the poem and your work.

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maggiecal by maggiecal 21 Jan 2016

Thank - thinking I need to make one for me and my other sister :-)

maggiecal by maggiecal 21 Jan 2016

Thanks - excuse typos

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by rachap 21 Jan 2016

You have made what is sure to become a new family heirloom.
Very professional looking.

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maggiecal by maggiecal 21 Jan 2016

Thank you!

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by sonjapotgieter 21 Jan 2016

Such a Beautiful verse....Great work done!!!Gorgeous

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maggiecal by maggiecal 21 Jan 2016

Thanks!

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by teun 21 Jan 2016

Das ist sehr schön

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maggiecal by maggiecal 21 Jan 2016

Danke

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by jrob Moderator 21 Jan 2016

This would be beautiful framed. It's lovely and well done....no wrinkles!

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maggiecal by maggiecal 21 Jan 2016

Spray adhesive and cut away do the trick for no wrinkles (and slowing down the font stitching). Thank you!

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by robertahilde 21 Jan 2016

It is lovely, verse and design, it deserve to be framed!
Cheers, Roberta

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maggiecal by maggiecal 21 Jan 2016

Thank you - checking out framing options now.

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by spendlove Moderator 21 Jan 2016

Very nicely done!

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maggiecal by maggiecal 21 Jan 2016

Thanks!

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by lidiad 20 Jan 2016

Love it!
Hugs, Lidia

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by Smokey12 20 Jan 2016

Such a sweet thought. Very lovely poem. This is beautifully put together.

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maggiecal by maggiecal 20 Jan 2016

Thanks! I was really striving for something that would look hand embroidered.

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by sewntrouble 20 Jan 2016

This would be perfect for a mug rug. Love the poem it would even work for Valentine's day.

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maggiecal by maggiecal 20 Jan 2016

Thanks!

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by babash 20 Jan 2016

Never seen or heard that saying but how wonderful. Would look good framed.

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maggiecal by maggiecal 20 Jan 2016

That's what I'm planning to do with this one :-)

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by designgirl 20 Jan 2016

I love it. Cute little tea cups.

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maggiecal by maggiecal 20 Jan 2016

Yes, I felt lucky to find them at EL.

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by graceandham 20 Jan 2016

This is one of the verses of "Get Along Home, Cindy, Cindy" I believe. (American Folk Song)

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maggiecal by maggiecal 20 Jan 2016

Might be - I found this lyric for that song on wikipedia and it's close "I wish I was an apple
Hanging on a tree
And every time my Cindy'd pass
She'd take a bite of me". They say different singers would add their own verses.

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by dragonflyer 20 Jan 2016

Nice job...love it!

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maggiecal by maggiecal 20 Jan 2016

Thanks!

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by noah 20 Jan 2016

Sew what will it be a lovely center piece???It looks lovely hugs

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maggiecal by maggiecal 20 Jan 2016

Thanks - this one will be framed and hang in the kitchen. :-)

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by liliana1 20 Jan 2016

What a lovely saying looks great

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maggiecal by maggiecal 20 Jan 2016

Thank you.

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by pennifold 20 Jan 2016

This is very delicate and will be used frequently, I'm sure. Love Chris

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maggiecal by maggiecal 20 Jan 2016

Thanks Chris.

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