by laffma1 ( edited 08 Apr 2014 ) 08 Apr 2014

My first try to stitch FSL Edging on 100% Linen to make a doily. After admiring lidiad's elegant creations, I wanted to try making my own doily with FSL edging ITH. This is the result, and the design is from Sue Box. (Sorry for the shadow in the photos... my photography skill are sorely lacking.) Thanks for looking!

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by pldc 15 Apr 2014

Excellent work! ~hugs~

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laffma1 by laffma1 15 Apr 2014

Thank you!

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by dragonflyer 15 Apr 2014

Lovely...just lovely!

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laffma1 by laffma1 15 Apr 2014

Thanks so much!

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by sdrise 15 Apr 2014

Very beautiful job!! Love it!! Suzanne

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laffma1 by laffma1 15 Apr 2014

Thank you!

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by gerryvb 15 Apr 2014

gorgeous :)

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laffma1 by laffma1 15 Apr 2014

Thanks!

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by castelyn 15 Apr 2014

Stunning work. Hugs Yvonne

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laffma1 by laffma1 15 Apr 2014

Thank you so much!

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by oaro 09 Apr 2014

beautiful

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Apr 2014

Thanks.

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by hagridsmom 09 Apr 2014

wow! You should be proud of yourself - it's lovely! What a beautiful lace pattern too - I haven't been brave enough to try this yet. My excuse is the cats think placemats and doilys, etc are like kitty skateboards on the tables. This is truly impressive.Great job!

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Apr 2014

Thanks so much. Hmm cats....maybe if you put a piece of the non-skid mat material underneath it wouldn't slide when your cats step on it.

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by shirley124 09 Apr 2014

This is just beautiful, something I have not tried either. It is on the to do list lol.. I love Sue Box Embroidery. I have lots of her designs. Used to buy all her CD's Have bought some off the Internet. Shirley

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laffma1 by laffma1 10 Apr 2014

Thank you! I like the Sue Box designs as well, although I haven't seen anything new posted on her site for quite a long time. Don't know if she is still digitizing or not. I would love some new lace creations from her.

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by jrob Moderator 09 Apr 2014

This is just beautiful!

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thank you!

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by baydreamer 09 Apr 2014

amazing what can be done with these embroidery machines. Great job!

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thank you - yes it is amazing. I, like other, watch as the designs come to life in the hoop. Never gets boring.

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by venetia 09 Apr 2014

Beautiful.

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thank you!

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by dragonflyer 09 Apr 2014

Nicely done..

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thanks Kim!

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by spendlove Moderator 09 Apr 2014

Very nice indeed.

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thanks Sue!

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by mops Moderator 09 Apr 2014

The lace is beautiful!

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thank you Martine!

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by teun 09 Apr 2014

Sieht sehr gut aus

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Danke Sie sehr viel!

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by stella1 09 Apr 2014

Very excellent and beautiful

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thanks!

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by airyfairy 09 Apr 2014

You must be thrilled as you have done an amazing job. So pretty.

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Yes, I am well pleased. Thanks so much!

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by snowbird42 09 Apr 2014

I bet you are pleased this is so lovely...soozie

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thanks, I am pleased with how it turned out.

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by Leaha 09 Apr 2014

This is lovely and very elegant.

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thank you!

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by kezza2sew 08 Apr 2014

this is truly a lovely piece of work. You did good...I like it lots...

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thanks lots!

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by greytgirl 08 Apr 2014

Your doily is beautiful. Great job on the edging!

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thanks so much!

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by toogie 08 Apr 2014

I want one! This is gorgeous! Is it hard to line it up again? To keep re-hooping?

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Well, you can have (make) one too. It was a bit of a challenge for me to align properly each time I had to re-hoop so that the lace "connected". Surely more practice will make it easier. My largest hoop is only 150 x 360 mm and I hooped a total of 4 times. Go for it - you can do it!

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by camylow 08 Apr 2014

looks very lovely and elegant

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thank you!

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by cfidl 08 Apr 2014

Gorgeous! I want to do this and with the straight edge, I am sure I can!

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laffma1 by laffma1 09 Apr 2014

Thanks! Yes - absolutely, if I can do it, you can too!

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by rescuer Moderator 08 Apr 2014

Impressive!

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laffma1 by laffma1 08 Apr 2014

Thanks!

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by decojo 08 Apr 2014

It is beautiful!

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laffma1 by laffma1 08 Apr 2014

Thank you!

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by noah 08 Apr 2014

Excellent job keep going girly:):)hugs Carolyn

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laffma1 by laffma1 08 Apr 2014

Thanks so much Carolyn!

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by lidiad 08 Apr 2014

Love this FSL border by Sue Box and you have made a beautiful doily! What is the finished size?
Hugs, Lidia

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laffma1 by laffma1 08 Apr 2014

Thank you Lidia, for your nice comments and for inspiring me to try one for myself. Your photo presentations are always gorgeous. Mine - not so much, as I am not so good with a camera. The finished doily measures approximately 13" x 15".

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by highlandermom 08 Apr 2014

This is absolutely gorgeous.I love it!

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laffma1 by laffma1 08 Apr 2014

Thanks so much!

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