by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Hi my dear Cuties, Just wanted to share my new “Merry” Christmas to match my Santa. She is beautiful. I made her in the 5x7 hoop and is about 35,000 stitches. She is made of Free standing lace and it’s for me - well for my Christmas tree. Love Chris

P.S. The design is from EmbroiderybyTM.

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by blueeyedblonde 26 Nov 2019

Great job!

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pennifold by pennifold 27 Nov 2019

Thanks so much Liinda, love Chris

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by lidiad 25 Nov 2019

That's a beautiful design, Chris, I love it!
Hugs Lidia

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pennifold by pennifold 27 Nov 2019

Thanks so much Lidia, love Chris

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by cantab 24 Nov 2019

You don't she much of Mrs. Claus Glad to see her LOL She's great

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pennifold by pennifold 25 Nov 2019

Thanks so much, I agree with you. Love Chris

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by basketkase 24 Nov 2019

She is gorgeous...

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pennifold by pennifold 24 Nov 2019

I agree Vicki. Love Chris

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by lucy12345 23 Nov 2019

Love her!!

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pennifold by pennifold 24 Nov 2019

Thanks so much, love Chris

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by sewdeb 22 Nov 2019

She's gorgeous, Chris and good for you making something for yourself, especially when 99% of you Christmas sewing seems to be for your "Ladies' Lunch"! Hugs*, Deb

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pennifold by pennifold 22 Nov 2019

Thanks so much Deb, I thought it was about time too. Love Chris

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by pennifold edited 22 Nov 2019

Here is “Merry” Christmas and Santa on our tree. Aqualina and I put it up on Tuesday (only because she was sick and wanted to do it). I normally put my tree up on the first Sunday in Advent. They are are at the top left and right if the tree. I don’t have the lights on yet, they will be put up on the 1st December which is actually the first Sunday of Advent this year. Love Chris

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by brendalea 22 Nov 2019

She is beautiful, will look lovely on your tree.
Happy Stitching :-)

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pennifold by pennifold 22 Nov 2019

Thanks so much, yes she does. Love Chris

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by toogie 22 Nov 2019

Love her Chris! I hope I look this good when I reach her age!😉😂😂😂

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pennifold by pennifold 22 Nov 2019

What do you mean, you look great anytime he he he?!!! Only joking, thanks for commenting. Love Chris

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by shozo1271 21 Nov 2019

WOW, I love this Mrs Santa and the Santa. I see they are offering a package deal if you buy both of them. So, of course I couldn't resist... Hope mine turn out as pretty as yours did when I make them.

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pennifold by pennifold 22 Nov 2019

Of course they will Shozo. The digitising is great. I'm just loving your Gnomes. Love hris

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by shirley124 21 Nov 2019

Mrs Santa is beautiful Chris. They will look lovely on your tree. Hugs

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pennifold by pennifold 22 Nov 2019

Thanks so much Shirley. I've got them hanging up already. Love Chris

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by lbrow 21 Nov 2019

A very lovely gift for yourself Chris. I almost never get to keep anything for myself. It's out the door before I realize it. LOL

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pennifold by pennifold 22 Nov 2019

Yes, it does seem like we always make for others, but that's the joy of doing this hobby, isn't it? Love Chris

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by sebsews 21 Nov 2019

She is beautiful! I am always afraid to do a design with a high stitch count. You proved it can be done and you did it to perfection!

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Suzana, don't stall, have a go. I use the fabric type Water Soluble Solvy (WSS) not the plastic type and always use 2 layers of it. As long as you put the same colour in the bobbin you will have a 2 sided design. Love Chris

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by pamelahess 21 Nov 2019

How Cute!! Nice job!!

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Thanks so much Panela. Love Chris

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by sonjapotgieter 21 Nov 2019

Awesome design!!!Stunning... love it!!!

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Thanks so much Sonja, me too! Love Chris

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by noah 21 Nov 2019

Way to Go something 4u :):)Hugsxxxx

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Thanks Carolyn, yes, I thought it was about time! Love Chris

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by pennyhal2 21 Nov 2019

Now isn't that the most adorable FSL! That apron looks like it is actually flowing and the little lace at the bottom of it is a fantastic detail. The fur really looks like the real thing! You have a wonderful talent and I enjoy the things you share with us!

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Oh! thanks so much Penny, it's easy when the digitising is so good. Thanks for your lovely comments. Love Chris

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by dailylaundry 21 Nov 2019

Love - love - love her!! You should keep her for your tree!! Like most of us here - we stitch mostly for our loved ones and rarely ever for ourselves!! Beautiful! Hugs, Laura

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Yes Laura, that's why she is mine! I love her too. Love Chris

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by stork 21 Nov 2019

She looks wonderful!! Awesome job. I would keep her too!

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Thanks so much Tonya, yes, she is so much nicer in the flesh so to speak. Love Chris

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by crafter2243 Moderator 21 Nov 2019

Good for you for wanting to keep her. I totally understand. She is perfect with all the details in the design. Love the fluffy look

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Thanks Angie, yes, that's what I love about these designs they are so 'fluffy'. Love Chris

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by hairgoddess1 21 Nov 2019

Very nice!!

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Thanks so much, and welcome to Cute Embroidery. Love Chris, Newcastle, Australia.

lbrow by lbrow 21 Nov 2019

As Chris has said , welcome aboard the Cute "train". We are proud to have you with us. You will find no better site on the web than here. lbrow/Al.USA

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by sdrise 21 Nov 2019

Wow just beautiful!!! Well worth the time.

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Thanks Suzanne, yes, she is. Love Chris

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by dragonflyer 21 Nov 2019

She is beautiful, Chris.....

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Thanks Kim, I do love FSL. Love Chris

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by graceandham 21 Nov 2019

Love, love, love her Chris. Every little detail of her from the scrolls to the fluffy fur, is so feminine. Enjoy and remember to keep just this one (and your beautiful quilts).

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Hi Betsey, yes, these are for my Christmas tree. The Santa I put up earlier is mine too. Love Chris

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by mrskiki 21 Nov 2019

She is beautiful. Hugs Nan

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Thanks Nan, yes, she is. Love Chris

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by aussiequilter 21 Nov 2019

she is fantastic

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pennifold by pennifold 21 Nov 2019

Thanks Monika, I agree. Love Chris

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