Bunny Love CROSSED!

After making a few cross stitch cards, my palms were itching to stitch something new and useful.

I decided to stitch my old favorite, a 3 pocket wall hanging, which can be used to store small objects.

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I stitched a small bunny rabbit sitting in the grass with a heart shaped balloon in his hand.I chose this design from the 200th edition of  TWOCS magazine.

The cream colored 10 count jute fabric used for making this hanging.

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The design area was around 6.5″ x 6″, so I cut 3 (10″x 10″) pieces out of the fabric.

The original design has a red balloon, but as I have to make  3 pockets, I made one in red, second in pink and third one in yellow.

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After finishing the embroidery, I stitched a cotton cloth on the back side of the pockets to secure the embroidery from damages.

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I got the pockets stitched on a 40″ x 15″ piece of jute fabric by my mom.I do not own a Sewing machine as of now, hence not very comfortable with sewing art.

In the upper part of the hanging, a loop was made in the fabric. A small dried tree branch was used in addition with some twine to make a rustic looking handle.

I gifted it to my dear husband, whose rogue socks were presenting a very untidy sight in his wardrobe almirah

So, now this bunny has gathered all socks within his pockets, hanging neatly in his wardrobe.

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