When good crafting goes bad!

OMG! (I don’t often say that.) But that’s what I thought when I found this at the Salvos oppy today. Ewwww! I knew it had to be mine, so I could rescue all the pretty doileys from this hell. Poor achy breaky embroidery, you want to see the back of this shirt, don’t you? I know you do…

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 So tonight I spent 3 and a half hours unpicking the doileys…and ended up with 11 full and one chopped up doiley.  After I give them a good clean, I’ll add a couple to the collection and the rest can go to my Doiley Project.  In the meantime, everyone please promise me they’ll only craft for good, not the darkside.
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9 Responses to “When good crafting goes bad!”


  1. 3 Clare Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at 8:02 am

    Wow. That really is a one of kind shirt (at least I hope it is…)

  2. 4 nellbe Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at 9:26 am

    you are kidding me?!

  3. 5 drewzel Wednesday, January 23, 2008 at 12:49 pm

    Nope, someone wore this once. *shudder*

  4. 6 Joy Thursday, January 24, 2008 at 10:32 am

    I’m thinking line dancing, maybe? It’s pretty tragic.

  5. 7 Steph Thursday, January 24, 2008 at 1:17 pm

    my eyes are watering from it. I want to slap whoever made that and yell “why??” at her lol

  6. 8 TiaBel Friday, January 25, 2008 at 9:38 pm

    Looks like a bad case of static cling.

  7. 9 jek Tuesday, January 29, 2008 at 4:47 am

    wowza! that is one ugly shirt but the doilies kind of rock! score! can’t wait to see what you do with them!


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