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Posted on:1/31/09 11:25 PM
Last Updated:1/31/09 11:44 PM


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Christas said...
OH MY! This is stunningly beautiful. Everything about it is wonderful. What a work of art!
2/1/09 0:07 AM
katlew03 said...
Wow, what a pleasant surprise. I clicked on what I though was just a green blouse and all of a sudden all of this gorgeous embroidery appeared like magic. Absolutely beautiful. I love smocking but have not attempted it since my DD was a baby almost 35 years ago. After seeing your top, I'll have to try it again.
2/1/09 1:04 AM
Elona said...
Oh boy, this is a beaut--The first review I have seen of this magnificent old pattern! Thanks for the lovely result of all your skills. 24-year-old kid or not, you have created a masterwork.
2/1/09 2:17 AM
crystalwoods said...
Great work - I really like the tone-on-tone colours, the smocking and embroidery is beautiful! katlew03 is right - at a glance it looks simple, and then when looking closer, it is clearly a work of art :)
2/1/09 2:46 AM
oracle said...
This is very beautiful. You should send a pic to Folkwear so they can post it in their gallery.
2/1/09 6:25 AM
Riordan said...
How beautiful!!!!!! This smock is truly lovely!!! Well worth waiting 24 years!
2/1/09 10:07 AM
Meggie LuLu said...
This is just BEAUTIFUL!! I LOVE the smoking!!!
2/1/09 10:21 AM
wendlesue said...
Gorgeous work
2/1/09 10:42 PM
Athene said...
Wow - absolutely beautiful and stunning as others have said.
9/4/09 0:39 AM
Batik said...
Well worth the time and the wait, something to be proud of. Thanks for showing it off here.
10/1/09 11:56 PM
 
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