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Baby Susie Wing Needle Sunbonnet Sue 4×4

“Wake up little Susie, wake up”

~~~ A link to purchase ‘Baby’ Susie 4×4 is at the bottom of this page ~~~

I’ve been hanging onto this idea for a long time. I don’t know  why it has taken me so long to make one. Maybe hearing people say they are sick of them. There are a lot of them available. But I still like them and wanted to make this one not so much for quilting but dressing her up a bit with specialty stitches. From the response to Susie I made Little Susie for folks who want Susie but cannot sew a design that large.

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Sammy – Wing Needle Sunbonnet Sam

~~~ Links to purchase Sammy and Little Sammy is at the bottom of this page ~~~

What makes a Sunbonnet Sam even better?

Frogs! (and a fly)

Or so my hubby said…repeatedly. I was going to have him holding a bouquet of flowers but the whining got too intense and I relented. Sigh. However, I even added a fly! And with that I introduce Susie’s beau, Sammy.

Sammy sports the same wing needle stitch work as Susie, in his hat and shirt, and in the sewout above I used the same pastel tones as I used when sewing Susie.

Frog Close up

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Susie – Wing Needle Sunbonnet Sue

Wing Needle Sunbonnet Sue, Susie, machine embroidery

What makes Sunbonnet Sue sweeter than she already is?

Wing Needle Stitches!

~~~~ A link to purchase Susie is at the bottom of this page ~~~~

I’ve been hanging onto this idea for a long time. I don’t know why it has taken me so long to make one. Maybe hearing people say they are sick of them. There are a lot of them available.

But I still like them and wanted to make this one not so much for quilting but dressing her up a bit with specialty stitches.

I sewed her on a medium weight cotton/linen table runner embroidery blank with a wide hemstitched hem.

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