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« on: December 01, 2008 01:28:07 PM »

my friend is obsessed with x-men.  we were watching the movies the other day and he noticed the "xavier's school" hoodies that Logan was wearing in a scene and proclaimed "if they made those, I'd have four of them".  Well, my friends have nicknamed me Martha for a reason, so I went to work.

First I stenciled the x-men logo on the front and then a larger verison on the back, but it wasn't popping as much as I wanted.  So I went an embroidered the edges.  I just did a simple backstitch because I didn't want it to be too much.


the front

the back
"Xavier's School For Gifted Youngsters"

the color of the hoodie is closer to the first picture.

thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: December 01, 2008 02:01:01 PM »

Heh, cool. I'm looking at the front page and I see the newest posts pictures and I say, "Hey, that looks like the X-Men Logo..." Sure enough, it is! Hooray!  Cheesy

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« Reply #2 on: December 01, 2008 02:05:50 PM »

That is cool.
I'm not one of the X-Men, but I am Mr X Stitch..!
Might do one of them for myself.  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2008 04:19:06 PM »

oh the geek in me loves this! i want one!
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« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2008 07:30:29 PM »

My inner (ok  very much outward) geek so needs this in my closet...i will have to work one up over winter break..thanks for the inspiration!
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« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2008 08:11:47 PM »

I have a box full of X-Men and New Mutant comics that says, "You must make one of these!"  Grin  Awesome job and a lucky friend!
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« Reply #6 on: December 01, 2008 08:34:50 PM »

That's some nice stitching. Good job!
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« Reply #7 on: December 02, 2008 11:35:13 AM »

thanks everyone!  yeah, I might just have to make one for myself as well now. haha

happy crafting!
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