by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Hi Gals, I sewed this out yesterday, it's from OSED.


It's a little candle corset and has little toggles that fit into the loop on the other end of the corset.

It's been made in the 7x11 hoop and has 64,386 stitches Love Chris

(I had a little battery operated tea-light sitting inside it when I took the picture)

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by sonjapotgieter 13 Jan 2022

Stunning!!!

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pennifold by pennifold 14 Jan 2022

Thanks so much Sonja, love Chris

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by dailylaundry 13 Jan 2022

Wow, absolutely beautiful!! Love the color!!! You have always stitched wonderful FSL projects! I am not that great at it. Pretty picture of your quilt too - another wonderful project of yours! Hugs, Laura

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pennifold by pennifold 14 Jan 2022

Hi Laura, stop it you're making me blush!!! Yes, this was the quilt I made a few years ago. My new one I've just finished last year is at the Quilter's being done. She is doing each square for me individually, a lot more expensive, but it won't detract from all the stitching in the designs. Love Chris

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by peafarm 12 Jan 2022

It is very lovely.

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Thanks Patti, I thought so. Love Chris

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by worthy 12 Jan 2022

Beautiful design and stitchout. Love your color choice.

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Thanks, it had to have something blue in it. Love Chris

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by sebsews 12 Jan 2022

Lovely! FSL is my favorite and you have created a beautiful corset! Thats a lot of stitches.

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Hi Suzanna, yes, it's one of my favourite types of ME too. Yes, it took a long time to finish. Love Chris

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by noah 12 Jan 2022

Makes me want to go sew some fsl Love it:):)

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

OK, you go for it. I see you've got some cold snowy weather outside your home!!

I'm sitting in my back room, it's 26C outside, and about 75% humidity, much warmer than your freezing temperatures!! Love Chris

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by stork 12 Jan 2022

Very nice. Love the whole idea of candle wraps.

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Hi Tonya, yes, they look effective, this one is actually on a glass candle holder, which has the little tea light in it. Love Chris

stork by stork 13 Jan 2022

Love the fact that it wraps around a candle holder. I tried finding the design yesterday and failed...

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by basketkase 12 Jan 2022

Gorgeous, Chris....

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Thanks Vicki, hope you are doing well. Love Chris

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by crafter2243 Moderator 12 Jan 2022

Love it. A great design. I think having the toggles/lupes makes the assembly so much easier. Looks as if you caught the FSL bug.

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Hi Angie, yes, it's great, but I also like the ones where you put a ribbon through the back of it. I've always love FSL and Applique! Love Chris

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by jenne 12 Jan 2022

Beautiful, but I never trust my machine to sew out that many stitches . I will I just get to nervous to do it.

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Oh! I don't believe that of you Jenne, your work is exceptional and I'm sure your machine would handle it. Love Chris

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by 02kar Moderator 12 Jan 2022

I love FSL!!! I think the common name here where I live is a candle wrap. Whatever the name may be, it is beautiful. I hope you make more of them.

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Me too Karen, I've been doing FSL for a long time and still find it fascinating to watch. Love Chris

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by asterixsew Moderator 12 Jan 2022

Thanks for the education Chris as I have never heard the description of candle corset before. Looks like your enjoying having your home back with your fsl goodies

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Thanks Caroline, it's great having our home back to 'normal' whatever that means, ha ha ha!!! Love Chris

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by lidiad 12 Jan 2022

That's beautiful, love it!
Hugs, Lidia

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pennifold by pennifold 12 Jan 2022

Thanks Lidia, love Chris

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