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Username Post: August Sewing Challenge ~ CLOSED        (Topic#1597865)
DreaSlee
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Sewing is one of my FAVORITE techniques to do on a LO! So I challenge you this month to use sewing on a page or pages. You can do it by machine or hand, but no faux stitching. That means NO digital or doodled stitching.

Twist* Shape up! For an extra vote at the end of the month, stitch a shape on your project, such as a circle, square, oval, heart, rectangle, diamond, hexagon, or triangle.

Rules:
1)Must be new as of today 8/1/14, and you have until 8/31/14 to enter.
2)It can be any size,paper only, 2 pager,a card, and/or a mini album.
3)Link LO to this thread and please enable public embedding.
4)If you get love please return the favor
5)LO can be used in other challenges here or on other sites.
6)1 entry per person.

To do PUBLIC EMBEDDING:
1. Go to the layout in your gallery.
2. Click on 'Edit Image' tab at the top on the left side of the layout.
3. Scroll down to the bottom left side.
4. Check the box that says, ‘Allow Public Embedding’.

To link LO'S:
1. Go to the layout in your gallery.
2. Click on the 'link/embed' words.
3. Click on 'IMG code' button.
4. Copy and paste the code which starts [url...] into the forum thread.

At the end of the month PM me with your top 3 LO's and include your own #. Then I'll do a poll where we can vote for a winner.

My Example with the twist:
Joy ~ FotoBella DT By DreaSlee

My Examples without the twist:
San Francisco Bay By DreaSlee

Beautiful Soul Tag ~ Red Rubber Designs DT By DreaSlee

Come Away With Me ~ FotoBella DT By DreaSlee

July Winner:
Beach Bum By Justowen


Entries:

1. Because I'm Happy By Dawntaranto

2. love By Sassiescrapper

3. Month 9 - pregnancy By Whiteracoon

4. The Love of Baseball By MrsCDJ

5. Trash the Dress By Scrapanda

6. Angels baseball By Sassiescrapper

7. Faith, Hope and Love By Micupoftea

8. a girl and her ewok By Notanavgblond

9. if friends were flowers I'd pick you By Beck_bear

10. Strike a Pose By Tena E.

11. Art of Animation Resort By Mrsmiller


 
dawntaranto
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In response to DreaSlee

Sewing is my favorite too. I'm in.


 
beck_bear
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beck_bear
In response to dawntaranto

me please


 
NellieRenee
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NellieRenee
In response to beck_bear

I'd like to be in this month! I was actually already toying with the idea of sewing a shape on a lo so this is perfect! Lol!


 
tinadn
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In response to NellieRenee

August will be crazy but I will try again.


 
sassiescrapper
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In response to tinadn

Oh, I enjoy sewing on my projects! Please count me in.


 
DreaSlee
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In response to sassiescrapper

Good to have you all! Looking forward to seeing your projects!


 
Tena E.
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Hi Drea, I'm in this month


 
DreaSlee
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Hi Tena! Glad you could join us!


 
DreaSlee
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Here's the next 2 pages of my last page for an album that I'm slowly working on for my SIL. I hand-stitched along the punching.
Come Away With Me ~ FotoBella DT By DreaSlee


 
dawntaranto
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here's my page
Because I'm Happy By Dawntaranto
Twist: stitch a shape - I stitched 2 circles in the sky. Hope that counts.


Edited by dawntaranto on 08-03-14 10:43 AM. Reason for edit: No reason given.


 
Tena E.
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In response to dawntaranto

jci


 
sassiescrapper
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In response to Tena E.

Here's my layout with hand stitched sewing. Did the twist and stitched 2 circles:

love By Sassiescrapper

Thanks!


Edited by sassiescrapper on 08-04-14 08:06 PM. Reason for edit: Updated to include the twist


 
DreaSlee
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In response to sassiescrapper

Fantastic entries so far!


 
DreaSlee
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In response to DreaSlee

Thanks for the few voters out there! Here's the poll .


 
tinadn
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In response to DreaSlee

voted


 
sassiescrapper
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sassiescrapper
In response to tinadn

Oh - forgot to let you know I did the twist and stitched circles. Thanks!


 
DreaSlee
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DreaSlee
In response to sassiescrapper

I have you guys both down for the twist!


 
whiteracoon
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In response to DreaSlee

I'm in! =)
Month 9 - pregnancy By Whiteracoon
With a twist: 4 circles around the week's numbers are stitched =) Well, they aren't as marvellous as the XL circles above =) but they are present =)))


 
MrsCDJ
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In response to whiteracoon

Here is mine, I stitched the ribbon and beads on around the edge of the page, no twist though.

The Love of Baseball By MrsCDJ


 
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