Coon Stitched Up

 
My Racoon ๐Ÿ™‚
I think he’s terribly cute! This is one of the things I made for my new Design site. He’s in that style I find cute even if he took a full day to make! And I don’t mean a couple hours, I mean a couple hours the first night then most of the next day. I wanted him to look cute and fuzzy and instead of just doing an outline I filled him in with small stitches to make him look furry .

I dare say it worked but since finishing him up on Sunday I’ve not been dying to embroider lol! I DID want to work on a couple sewing projects but on Sunday, when I was being super tidy, I slid the pedal for my sewing machine to the side to sweep and a box of boxes got pushed up against the foot… can you see where this is going? Well I forgot about moving the pedal so that evening I went to sew something up, turned the machine on and BLAMO! Machine takes off full pace and the needle plows thru the plastic foot snapping it and shooting the piece across the room. 
Sucks. 
I have to wait until Wednesday to get a new foot but we’re suppose to get 15 inches of snow so it might wait longer boo. I am impressed with the power of my sewing machine though lol! I think maybe its karma’s way of telling me to work on something else for a bit. 
On another biz front, I’m super geeked about the new team at SOG. I’ve “known” some of the girls for a bit now and at least one I had crafty crush on. I can admit it! Wearing the big girl pants today! So when they applied I was all *gigglegiggleteehee* good thing I was home alone! I’m not going to name names so you’ll have to guess lullz. But you can read all about them on the SOG Blog today ๐Ÿ™‚
If you’re already up to your ass in snow be careful and keep warm! I am going to continue to be part time hermit until at least Spring. ๐Ÿ™‚
12 Comments
  • Diana Fisher says:

    Adorable! Absolutely the cutest!!

  • This N That says:

    Oh, my CUTENESS! EEEEP! I love love it! And you are not the only one that has had a crafty crush from time to time, tee hee! Its okay!

  • Zarah says:

    That is tooooo dang cute, girl!! *crushes a little*

    And hety… I believe that "*gigglegiggleteehee*" is teh exact description of the way I sounded when I got your email and the way I'm sounding now… Can hardly sit still…!! ๐Ÿ˜€

  • Cassie says:

    Eeeek! how cute is he? Love this!!
    =)

  • Kim Sonksen says:

    DUDE, is there like NO end to your talents??? I LOVES him…

  • Kate says:

    omg how cute is he!! beautiful job darl

  • Scraphorse - ร…sa says:

    Aaaaw, hes to cute! Iwish I had a little of your talent, stiching isnยดt really my thing.. ;0)

    I agree with Zarah, I know all about that "*gigglegiggleteehee*"-feeling…!!! *lol*

  • DonnaMundinger says:

    PRECIOUS! Been so long since I've done any stitching. I just want to kiss him, so so cute! ROTFLMAO about your sewing machine. Sounds like something that could happen here…if I could get to the sewing machine. Stay warm, hon! xxD

  • Trina says:

    Cute, cute, cute!!

  • cb says:

    he is SUPER cute!!!! you did an excellent job! love him <3 love embroidering! one of my favorite things to craft!

    xo,
    cb

  • MaRLeNeF says:

    oh kristy, that's so darn adorable! you did a fab job on it ๐Ÿ™‚ xxx marlene

  • emmy-ray says:

    You, your blog, and your little raccoon are super adorable. Thanks for adding my button to your page, I always appreciate support from other awesome creative peeps!

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