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A Winter Bird on my Christmas Skirt

Added Dec 22, 2015

by Elpida Kyriakou

Athens, Greece






My Christmas Tree is full of snowmen, reindeers and penguins…But it never snows in Athens… The only snow around is just a few flakes on my hand embroiderred skirt.

Merry Christmas!

Material Notes

Wool for the skirt, mohair knit for the top, a piece of an old shirt for the panel, embroidery threads





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    Jan 28, 2016, 11.25 AMby matkailijakirppu

    Lovely details! So pretty! :)

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      Jan 29, 2016, 12.32 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

      Thank you so much….I really enjoyed making it…

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    Jan 10, 2016, 05.23 AMby nrobson

    gorgeous outfit, wonderful arty talent x

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    Dec 27, 2015, 08.50 PMby lomarilou

    Τι όμορφη χριστουγεννιάτικη διάθεση! Δεν μπορώ καν να φανταστώ τον κόπο που έκανες να τα κεντήσεις όλα αυτά…! Άξιζε όμως γιατί ειναι καταπληκτικά! Μπράβο πραγματικά!

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      Dec 27, 2015, 10.33 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

      Ευχαριστώ. Τη φούστα την είχα φτιάξει πέρυσι, τώρα έκανα μόνο το πάνω….Σήμερα το πρωί συναντηθήκαμε με τη Liliv και τη Tzai για καφέ και βόλτα στα υφασματάδικα. Περάσαμε πολύ ωραία, κρίμα που δεν είσαι κι εσύ εδώ….Σου εύχομαι καλές γιορτές!

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      Dec 28, 2015, 06.51 PMby lomarilou

      Είμαι σίγουρη πως περάσατε όμορφα και ζηλεύω τόσο που δεν ήμουν μαζί σας! Θέλω πολύ να σας γνωρίσω! Όταν κατέβω Αθήνα θα επικοινωνήσω μαζί σας μηπως κ μπορέσουμε να συναντηθούμε…Καλή πρωτοχρονιά!

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    Dec 27, 2015, 12.52 AMby RedBelka

    Pretty outfit! Love the embroidery!

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    Dec 26, 2015, 12.47 PMby Beccki

    Beautiful embroidery and a beautiful christmas outfit, Merry christmas Elpida.

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    Dec 25, 2015, 04.19 PMby velvetribbon

    Gorgeous! I love your outfit, embroidery and your tree is beautiful :) Merry Christmas to you and your family.

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    Dec 25, 2015, 03.31 PMby chula123

    your embroidery is just amazing, so wonderful! love the outfit! merry chirstmas Elpida !

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    Dec 24, 2015, 02.00 PMby Maria Hayek

    I love your outfit!!! With capital letters :D I love your version of this top, I love the embroidery on the skirt and top, very beautiful!! Merry Christmas Elpida :)

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    Dec 24, 2015, 12.13 PMby kisses

    Beautiful ensemble….like the embroidery its makes the outfit standout

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    Dec 24, 2015, 11.13 AMby RashaT

    Beautiful skirt! Merry Christmas to you too, Elpida. In recent years in my country is not snow but when I was kid it was a lot of snow here :-(

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    Dec 24, 2015, 08.42 AMby Miljana Popović

    Great! I love it! Happy holidays! :)

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    Dec 24, 2015, 07.51 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    Pretty X-mas outfit! You are amazing! Merry Christmas Elpida! :)

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    Dec 24, 2015, 07.06 AMby rita61

    Nice outfit, and great tree. My daughter would love all the penguins. We had a freak snow fall last night, it was so pretty, until it turned to sleet and melted most of it. Have a great Christmas.

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    Dec 24, 2015, 06.28 AMby Mary Athey

    We get snow here and hopefully it snows soon for photos. I love your outfits and this ones gorgeous. your embroidery is fabulous x

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    Dec 24, 2015, 01.59 AMby izbott

    Its beautiful! Merry Christmas to you & all your family!

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    Dec 24, 2015, 01.11 AMby floralgirl

    As usual I love your ideas. Love the embroidery and I’ve always liked that skirt pattern. Doesn’t snow here either. Merry Christmas

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    Dec 24, 2015, 01.01 AMby Mokara

    How tastefully Christmassy :) I love it – we don’t have snow either, I want a white Christmas so bad. Merry Christmas to you & your family!

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    Dec 23, 2015, 11.34 PMby alice9163

    Love the embroidery. Your outfit matches your Christmas spirit perfectly. Well done

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    Dec 23, 2015, 09.28 PMby liliv-1

    Μου αρεσει πολυ το αρτιστικο στυλ που δινεις σε ολα σου τα ρουχα! ωραιος καναπες και μαξιλαρια επισης!

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    Dec 23, 2015, 09.15 PMby Tzai

    Έβαλες πάλι την πινελιά σου και μετέτρεψες μια απλή φουστα σε έργο τέχνης!

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