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Monday, August 4, 2014

Finishing

I spent yesterday finishing stuff off.  I got the scissors case to the Toy Chest all done.
TaDah!


Now I have four sides to finish on the actual chest.  I think I'll start with one of the sides.
Here are all the toys from the original kit:

Next I worked on the finishing of the pumpkin.  He turned out fine.  I still need a chain to hang him on.  I confess that I didn't read the finishing directions and just went with my gut.  I interfaced the piece and put in a piece of skirtex behind it.  I should read the directions to see how far off I am.

Then I laced the initial pendant on a small piece of skirtex and double-stick taped it into the holder.  I'm thinking of a ribbon as  the necklace part.

I got a start on the last butterfly wing and hope to get a lot done on it today.

I made a couple of waxers and didn't even start a fire.
It was raining when I got up so I had to go to the Y for my walking.  The bathrooms are clean.  Yeah!  It is time for lunch.
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6 comments:

  1. Love all of the toys you have made for the toy chest. Can't wait to see the chest completed. Have you ever been to Attic Needlework for a class? Wish I were going to Salty Yarns with you.

    Barbara

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  2. Your finished pieces are just gorgeous! It is so inspiring to watch your progress on the smalls - you are really productive!

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  3. Great progress on the Toy Chest.
    The necklaces turned out nice too.
    Love the pumpkin one.
    Marilyn

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  4. Your finishes are inspiring. What fun you must be having.

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  5. What a incredible, beautiful set of treasures you have for the Toy Box!
    Love every one of them. LOVE your Boo pocket watch pendant - ooooh how I have been wanting to order that chart. I have the empty pocket watch waiting - lol. love Annette

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